Wednesday, September 9, 2015

A Bit of Work

With things finally cleaned up a bit around here it was time to be a little creative.  When I was putting all my autumn stuff out I noticed that I didn't have any autumn pillows for my entryway chairs.  I had Halloween ones and Thanksgiving, but no autumn.  So I went digging through my fabric stash, but there wasn't anything that said autumn.  I didn't want to order fabric, so I went on Amazon and ordered 4 autumny looking napkins and today I made them into pillows.  I'm really pleased with how they turned out.
Then it was time to start another puzzle.  The last one was a bit of a doozy so I wanted something fairly simple.  Looking through my puzzles I found one I'd bought when we were out in Utah.  It shows some of the parks we've visited and a couple that are still on our list.  At only 500 pieces it ought to not tax the little grey cells too much.
I made 2 pillows, both the same




I like the puzzle colors, they're rather autumnal




5 comments:

  1. What a great idea for the pillows. They are just perfect. I love cloth napkins and have a large basket full....never thought of making pillows...thanks for the idea.

    Also the paintings in the header are wonderful

    Hope you'll post the puzzle when you finish it.

    Sending hugs.

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  2. The pillows are fab! And, our hot weather just up and left today. Hope that bodes well for you, too, way down there.

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  3. The pillow looks perfect ... great idea to make them out of fall napkins!
    Wendy

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  4. I really like your Autumn pillows, good idea to use the napkins. I think I might do some jigsaws over this autumn and winter, I have two unopened ones that I can start with. Trouble is that I find them very addictive and nothing else gets done once I start:)

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  5. Great idea for making your new cushions! Lovely!!! xx

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