Monthly Archives: October 2010

Union Jack 3 Piece Suit Pillow, part 2

Here is part 1 in case you missed it.  After I cut all the tie pieces to the size I wanted, I then added strips of cotton shirting material to the diagonal pieces. I could have used thrift store men’s shirts here too (and I think I will for future projects because I think I…

Union Jack 3 Piece Suit Pillow, part 1

So while I was in England I had a fun idea for a pillow for Isaac’s bedroom, I decided to make a union jack pillow with silk ties and suit fabric. The first thing I did was get red based silk ties from the thrift store, I decided to go with 4 different ties to…

Back from England

Well, to be honest I have been back for 2 weeks, but wow did it kick my butt being gone form school for so long – I have felt very behind even though I am actually only waiting for one teacher to come back from a trip so I can do a makeup test. (I…