Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Cold Characters Wool Pillow...


Three Whimsical Snowmen 'out and about' on a snowy night.
These snowmen were so much fun to
applique and embellish.
Each one has their own personality.









I have hand pieced the snowmen and their hats, gloves and scarves 
onto a charcoal wool background.
Each one has hand embroidered accents.
I added several Spider Web Stitches to resemble snowflakes in the night sky,
each one embellished with glass beads to give them a hint of icy sparkle. 
The pillow edge is trimmed using a Glass Beaded Blanket Stitch.




These Wool Pillows measure 14in. x 18in. (35.56cm x 45.72cm)



12 comments:

  1. This is so beautiful! You're so very creative and talented.
    Thanks for linking up with the TALU!

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  2. That is very nice! And I see the different personalities. We are a family of three. This would also make a great doormat for the winter.

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  3. Gorgeous work!! I love this! Visiting from TALU.

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  4. I love these snowmen.....their arms raised up.....as if they are all yelling, "Yay for snow!" lol

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  5. these are beautiful! my mother collects snowmen for her house, and I have begun to acquire her overflow! Can't wait to decorate for Christmas :) TALU

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  6. I really need to [at least attempt to] develop a skill like this. These are so adorable and would make a great holiday gift! [#TALU]

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  7. What a cute and adorable idea. I just love snowmen. I would love for you to add this to our Pin It Wednesday Party.

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  8. Super cute pillows and beautifully made!

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  9. Oh goodness- this pillow is so cute. Love it!

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  10. Your pillow is so cute and I love the colors and "personality"

    Thanks so much for linking up at I Gotta Create! <3 Christina

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Rose