Saturday, June 27, 2015

A little Red, white and Blue.

A quick little project, a Cathedral window pincushion. I have been admiring these for the longest time. Since we have some cold rainy weather today I decided to give this a try. It was much easier to make that what I thought.
I followed the step by step instructions from Kim over at My Go-Go life.   
I now think I want to give a bag a try or a pillow. I just love how complicated it looks and it was really easy!
If you have ever wanted to give this a try....DO! It is easy and fun. 
Thanks for stopping by. 
Happy Quilting hugs, 
Heide 
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13 comments:

  1. I have to put this on a list to do : love it!
    Cold and rainy where I am as well this morning : )

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  2. It looks complicated to me, but maybe I will also give it a try. Thank you for the link to the tutorial!

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  3. Thanks for sharing this, Heide! It's so pretty - I may need to give this a try myself! Whoop whoop for you!!

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  4. Nicely done. I have admired the Cathedral Window design for a long time but never did anything with it. Making the single one would be a good project.

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  5. I made one of these as a pincushion once...I used a couple pretty batiks. Batiks DO NOT make good pincushions!!

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  6. So cute--love your colors! I have a pattern for one, but no time to make one--lol!

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  7. Great colors!!! Thank you so much for making it and the wonderful shout out! BIG HUGS!

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  8. So simple yet it looks so complicated! Very cute!

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  9. that is so lovely, I love cathedral windows but have always been too scared to try, maybe I need to start with a pin cushion!

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  10. Oh I have to try this. Thanks so much for the link to the tutorial. I love the fabrics that you chose.

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  11. I absolutely want to try this! Thanks for linking up at the Stitch It, Blog It, Share It Link Party!

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  12. You make this seem easy to make. If I attempt a cathedral window, maybe I'll start with something small first like your pin cushion.

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  13. I love this, Heide! I use to make Cathedral Window pillows years ago. I never made one for myself but when my mother passed away I was able to keep the one I made for her! It looks like they have an easier way of making them with the machine now! Lovely job!
    Judi

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