Latest Project - Pillowcase

ritaweedaFebruary 20, 2012

The grandkids were here this past weekend and I took a look at the pillowcase I had made for the girl about 4 years ago, pretty sad shape. So I decided to make a new one, just finished it today. I took 2 photos so that you could see the butterfly near the top and the snail near the bottom.

Hope she will like it, but even though the old one is ragged, I know she won't give it up, she sleeps with it every night and always brings it here for the monthly sleepover.

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Oh my! That is so adorable and so nice for you to know how much your work is appreciated by your grand daughter.

Best Wishes - Corinne

    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 2:59PM
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That's just darling. I think sewing for grandchildren is the most fun of all. Good job.

    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 3:42PM
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So cute.....the snail and butterflies are really cute. You are a nice Grandma :)

    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 4:00PM
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Very cute, Rita! I'm sure she will love it.


    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 4:53PM
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Rita, that is lovely pillowcase.
I think she will like it.
Isn't it nice to know that she still treasures the old one.
Makes all the work worthwhile.


    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 4:59PM
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Just the thing to bring on another smile. She will love it but will have a hard time replacing the old one I am sure. It's fun being a Grandma, I speak from a lot of experience.

    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 7:44PM
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I love the looping quilted stitches showing the "motion" of the butterflies. You are very creative!


    Bookmark   February 20, 2012 at 10:49PM
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