Monday, May 6, 2013

Wool Applique Foxglove Pillow...

I decided to make a pillow from my Foxglove design.
It measures 16in. x 16in. (40.64cm x 40.64cm)

I placed a Scalloped Blanket Stitch around the 'panel' 
in a shade to compliment the flowers.
I trimmed the edge in a Beaded Blanket Stitch in shades of Pink and Coral.

The back of the pillow is a Taupe and Cream Houndstooth, 
the same as the 'panel' that the Foxglove are appliqued onto.

This was a fun and fast project to work up.
No sewing machine is needed.  All the work is done by hand.


  1. This is so beautiful, Rose! And those edgings are perfect for it.

  2. Absolutely gorgeous! You have inspired me to think outside the box and try some new stitches with applique! :-)

  3. GORGEOUS, just as I anticipated. Love the beaded stitch. Never would have thought of that.


  4. Rose, I have finished this block. It was wonderful to work on quite relaxing and so very beautiful, thanks to Miss Rose for the beautiful wool. I am looking forward to finishing the others and getting some more new blocks. Thanks again, Gloria


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