Last week I finally figured out how to sew pillow covers, something I'd been wanting to do for quite a while. It's been a pillow-cover making frenzy ever since!
My design process for these might best be described as completely and totally random. I had purchased a Robert Kaufman charm pack last week at Stitch here in Des Moines, and decided to see what I could come up with from it. The colors weren't my usual palette so it was a good little challenge:
And since I'd opened that charm pack, I grabbed a few more pieces from it and paired them up with a vintage pillow case that I happened to have, because I'd bought a stack of them at a garage sale a few years ago:
Yesterday I tried one more idea I'd been toying with, which will come as no surprise to those of you who know me:
So that's what's been happening around here. Now back to my sewing machine!