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Project

Stitch& Slash pillows

Project Description

What are you most proud of? The fabric selection, with the help of some very dedicated ladies at my favorite quilt shop, we were able to select fabrics that stand up well with my existing pillows. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Follow your heart and trust your design instinct. I also used colored pencils ito create my rough designs and see how closely I could come to my inspiration piece.

What you will need

  • 100% cotton

Q&A with Tussie Mussie Creations

wen asked:
They are really beautiful. All the planning and design consideration shows in the finished items. You must be really pleased with the result.
Tussie Mussie Creations answered:
Thank you
kagen48 asked:
Sherry, Your design is really a different use of the method. I love the way you've applied the techniques to your pillows. They're beautiful!
Tussie Mussie Creations answered:
Thanks, I'm finding I enjoy ghe design process as much as pulling it all together.
Carol Ann Waugh asked:
Wow. Fabulous. I can't say enough. You are an inspiration to us all (including me!) Your monochromatic color scheme and choice of a solid on the top with decorative stitches really makes your work stand out.
Tussie Mussie Creations answered:
Thank you so much Carol. Actually, the top fabric is a small print with orange and red dots with black dashes on yellow.
SuzanneG asked:
Beautiful pillows - designs! I just bought the class and hope my work turns out near the beauty of your pieces. I have some goldish linen that would look great to back your pillows! :)
Tussie Mussie Creations answered:
Thanks, with 2 cats, I'm going with something a little more sturdy, a black ultra suede that will contrast nicely with my camel color sofas.

Skill Level

Beginner