Wednesday, 13 March 2013

WIP: Cushions

This week has been a long one already!

2 days of a mini monster home which followed midi monster being home Thursday and Friday, has meant my ability to work and my sanity has taken a back seat!

So today I am cracking on with a couple of projects and disappearing for some peace, and a nice lunch...

The Work in Progress this week are 2 cushion covers - I know, I have a new obsession to cover the house in cushions!

First, this is block 4 for the Bi-monthly block club:


I raided my Liberty stash and added some more Juggling Summer Ovals - I love that fabric!

It is now finished, but I need a cushion backing, which I have decided must be Liberty too so complete the look! So finished photos soon - I promise!

The other cushion on the table is the embroidery I started a couple of weekends ago:


It will be going onto my bed along with the Umbrella cushion I showed you on Monday.

Both patterns are from the fabulous Aneela Hoey so I will be edging it with her fabric again - just because I love the cushion on my bed at the moment!

So that is today... oh and I had confirmation I have been nominated as Tutor of the Year for Adult Education Gloucestershire...

I think I need lunch out to celebrate!




Linking up with:
  WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced

6 comments:

  1. I love the WIP of the little girl swinging on the tree branch. I know this does not compare to your above award, but I have nominated you for a Leibster blog award. Please see my blog for details.
    Wendy x
    ps Congratulations!

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    1. Thank you! So pleased! Just thinking up my answers!

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  2. The little girl on the swing is so cute. That's going to make an adorable cushion.

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    1. Thanks! It will have a new home on my bed at the weekend!

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    1. Thank you! I am pretty new to it, but love it already!

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