Thursday, 31 January 2013

Yo-Yo! Show & Tell!

Hi Lovelies,

Show & Tell Thursday's

How's your January been?  Getting into a crafty groove?

Last year whilst perusing and researching Miriam and her Pinterest boards, I decided to try one of the things found on there, for the advent swap.

A yo-yo covered cushion cover.

I'd never made any before and I am in love!  So quick and easy and cute!!


There was a bit of planning - arrangements, buttons, etc.

And I am really happy with the way it turned out  : )

Today is the last day to link up and be in to win a fat quarter of your choice from this gorgeous range and metre of pom-pom braid from lovely Lisa at Lydia's Treasures.
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Lydia's Treasures


What wonderfully happy creations have you been working on?
Looking forward to seeing it!
L x



15 comments:

  1. Lovely colours. I have a weakness for buttons and love them too. Cx

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  2. I love this cushion SO much - the colours the buttons the puffs..... ahhhh and I get to keep it. Lucky, lucky me :o) xxxx

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  3. This cushion is amazing. I think I might try make one this week! The colours you chose are all perfect! Ive linked up a dress I made. Taz x

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  4. Love the cushion, you seem to master everything you put your hands too! Love the rainbow effect :) x

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  5. Gorgeous cushion! Love the colours.

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  6. LOVE it!!

    Definitely pinning it! i've decided we need some cushions on our black leather couches. For comfort. And style. I'm thinking of using these sorts of colours - a creamy / light cushion base and each cushion have some sort of bright unique detail on it!

    I've linked in, and just realised I haven't been linking back in my posts -SO SORRY!! Hope you haven't noticed and thought I was being a blog snob! I'm just forgetful / lazy, honest :)

    xxxx

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  7. I love the yoyo pillow. It is awesome

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  8. Looks beautiful and bright. Great pillow

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  9. Wow - love, love, love the yo-yo cushion. So nice and bright :-)

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  10. I love yo-yos. I have been meaning to make some for ages.

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  11. Its beautiful leonie, and the colours so cheery. And its reminded me i have a 1/4 finished doll house yoyo quilt to finish...sometime...!

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  12. Such a fun and tactile cushion - love it. I bet it will be a favourite with the kiddies!

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  13. Hey Leonie, I finally found your blog again! Jeez louise, I had totally lost the link. Sigh. Anyway your cushion is GORGEOUS and I want you to tell me right away how you did those little cute yo-yo flower things. Are you coming to Christchurch? xx

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  14. Better late than never. Popping in to say hi. I do loooove your yo-yo cushion.

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