Saturday, July 12, 2014

Pillowcase

When  got my new Linnie Blooms stencils I got the idea to use them for a home decoration project. I had a old vintage pillow case lying around that was in a bit of bad shape. But since it was a heritage piece I didn´t want to trow it away. So I came up with the idea of using the stencils to create a embroidery pattern.



 I used the stencil to create my tree and then the fish/owl to sit underneath it. As you can see I have extended the branch so that it forms the base of the tree instead.

And here is my finished result.


As you can see on the closeup below I have made the owl by applying a felt owl.


Hope you get some new ideas on how to use the stencils/masks.

Marie

4 comments:

  1. Very Cute! This gives me some ideas!

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  2. Lovely! What a fun way to dress up that pillow!

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  3. What a wonderful way to repurpose your family keepsake! This is a fantastic way to recreate your lovely pillow cover. You are so talented Marie!

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  4. amazing stitching.. lovely work

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