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Thursday, June 12, 2008

The shabby cat's MEOW



I found this wonderful piece of hand counted cross stitch at a tag sale quite some time ago and have finally found the most wonderful fabrics to design a beautiful pillow for the shabby cottage style!
I used vintage laces to surround the cross stitch as well as gorgeous long soft white lace end ruffles. This pillow would be wonderful as a porch pillow too. I can just picture it on a white wicker settee!


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Debbi at Marionberry Cottage

5 comments:

Sherry/Cherie said...

This is so delicae Debbi! I used to do a LOT of counted cross stitch and this brings back memories..you don't really see much of this anymore.

The Rose Cottage said...

I used to cross stitch too back in the old days :) A lot of work went into that, and I can see you put a lot of work into your beautiful pillow Debbi.

hoganfe said...

Oh that pillow is just so precious! My dd loves kitties!
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Catnip Studio said...

Beautiful pillow, love the kitty!

Sharon said...

What a beautiful pillow~ and a good use of a gorgeous crossstitch~ I just passed on a roses cross stitch yesterday :-( Sharon@C'ectChouette