Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Want to win!

I would love to win this giveaway at I’d make a bunch of variations for some summery breezy additions to my wardrobe.  

Monday, June 7, 2010


This is my new sewing set up for the summer. : )

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Travel Pillow

IMG_1398 In preparation for a 16 hour drive (and move) from Boise, ID to Denver, CO I made a travel pillow.

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I cut it out of a too small but soft comfy shirt.

(I ended up adding an inch to my pattern in the middle/fold)







I got two U shaped pieces from the pattern.








Then I sewed the two together leaving a two inch gap on the right outside curve for inserting stuffing.











Then I stuffed my pillow with the stuffing from an old pillow I’m not using anymore.

I spritzed the stuffing with Lavender aromatherapy pillow spray that my dear friend Jenni send me for my birthday!

Its perfect, a slight scent, just enough- very soothing while traveling!


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