15 August 2012

Cloud 9 Simpatico Pillows

I picked up these Cloud9 fabrics with the plan of making some pillow covers for my friend Laura. I used my simple envelope pillow tutorial to make, though when I purchased the fabric I miss-calculated how much I would need and ended up having to add in a strip of pink check for the back panels.
...turns out, I really like this 'miss calculation'! ;) I topped them off with a coordinating orange stripe binding to jazz them up a bit more. They are right up her street with their peachy, pastel colour scheme - you only have to have a nose over at her Pinterest boards to realise how perfect they are! (p.s she always pins amazing things, so please follow her). 
oh and I just couldn't resist this sweet stack of Bavaria fat quarters by Timeless Treasures, so kitsch! Can't wait to make something fun out of these :)
Don't forget to take a look at my previous post; I'm selling a bunch of fabrics as part of my fabric de-stash, you can pick up some great bargins!! Speak soon, xo

6 comments:

  1. Lovely cushions ...very simpatico. I like the pale orange contrasted with pink and grey.

    keep well

    Amanda :-)

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  2. The cushions are gorgeous! I'm really loving prints like this at the moment :) xx

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  3. What awesome cushions. The fabric is so gorgeous! =D

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  4. The cushions are so pretty and sweet! Love the Bavarian fabrics!!! xo Heather

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  5. love love love!!

    I entered my scrappy quilt into a contest. If you think it merits a vote, will you hop over and give it a thumbs up? The title of my quilt is "scrappy quilt" and the link is : http://quiltinggallery.com/blog-posts/

    Thanks from the bottom of my heart. Trish xo

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  6. O....M....G.... I love these! They are perfect! I have had my eye on that fabric collection...

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