Reading Cushions..

by Kate on July 19, 2010

I have been wanting to make the kids some reading cushions for a while now so when I got my mitts on a letterhead panel from Aunty Cookie, my procrastination came to an end.

They are big without being too big (perfect for small heads) and are made entirely from fabric that I found in the scrap box.

These guys will be found in Issue 2 of Fat Quarterly, (which funnily enough is all about utilising scraps) and will be available from Tuesday 27th July.

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1 Krista July 19, 2010 at 1:59 pm

very cute! I can't wait for the next edition of Fat Quarterly too. So genius.


2 flowerpress July 19, 2010 at 2:15 pm

That's exactly the style of quilting I want to use, I'll be lined up at the virtual newsagent for my copy :-)


3 Andi July 19, 2010 at 2:28 pm

You KNOW I love these!!!


4 two little buttons July 19, 2010 at 3:49 pm

i love them, cant wait to make some. i love your scraps !!!


5 Blueberry Park July 19, 2010 at 5:56 pm

an article about utilising scraps? That's so the article for me! (fab cushions btw)


6 Quilts on Bastings July 19, 2010 at 6:14 pm

Beautiful cushions Kate – wonderful use of scraps.


7 karlyn Jackson July 19, 2010 at 6:22 pm

These are terrific Kate… scrap bucket is growing so I look forward to the next issue.


8 Cathy July 19, 2010 at 7:28 pm

Gorgeous cushions, I wish my scrapbasket had such nice fabric in it! V excited about the next issue xo


9 Mel July 19, 2010 at 7:36 pm

What's that?? You said they were ready to post to me?? lol .. Gorgeous!!! Love them so much!!!


10 Louise July 19, 2010 at 8:56 pm

I love these – really NEED that '&' fabric!!


11 Mel July 19, 2010 at 9:10 pm

Man you're kids are super lucky! I thought they were awesome and then when I read "scraps" it got even better ;)


12 PioneerValleyGirl July 19, 2010 at 11:17 pm

Did you applique the "&" or is there ampersand fabric out there somewhere that I can track down?


13 Valerie August 11, 2010 at 9:53 am

what an artist you are !
this is g.o.r.g.e.o.u.s !
and by the way you made me use my paypal @ aunty cookie ;)


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