Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Remember this ballerina pillow project? I just finished putting the finishing touches on it!
Since my last post on this project, I sewed the front and back together - leaving a small open space and I stuffed the pillow with poly-fill.
Then I sewed the opening shut:
Next, I made three bows out of this velvet ribbon trim.
I hand sewed them across the top of the pillow:
Here is the finished front:
and the back. I think it looks good standing up
or lying flat:
I recorded all my floss colors in my embroidery journal. Looking at this journal page, I am surprised to see I started this little project way back on May 12 2004 :)
Here is the color palette for this project: