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I have been creating since I was a little girl. I am happy to say that having my own website has opened up a whole new world for me. Trying new mediums is a joy and sometimes a real eye opener. I sell what I create on etsy and my website, someplaceinthyme. If you have questions,please email me at cpeterson72@q.com. I welcome new blog friends and am honored if you find my little piece of heaven interesting enough to follow.

Thursday, June 3, 2010

A Sweet Pillow Made From Something Special

A couple months ago I was at the Goodwill and came across a very small tablecloth. I couldn't resist the price, nor the cloth. I knew right away I could make some special with it. I must admit, I don't know what the fabric is, maybe a rayon? It didn't matter to me, I liked it and loved the creamy color.
I also came across some vintage linens and snagged those as well. I have made a sachet (which has sold) and two pillows. I now have no more of this wonderful fabric left. :(
This is the last pillow from this beautiful fabric. I embellished this pillow with handmade and store bought blooms, ribbons and faux pearls.
I think it's romantic with all the ribbons and bows. I also painted a sweet key and added that to the center. This and more can be found on my website Someplace In Thyme. I hope this post finds all of you doing well, that you are safe and happy, enjoying some great weather. Until later......


A Rose Without A Thorn said...

Dear Friend, What a beautiful pillow, I know for sure that it will not be for sale for long. Someone will snap it up and treasure it for years to come. Thanks for being a great friend, hugs Maureen.

Debbi said...

this is gorg-juss!! So soft and romantic Char!

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Shirley said...

Your pillow is beautiful. I just wish I had money for all of the things that I would like to have.
Your pillows are all so pretty I like the blue one that you made here a while back. I am kinda slow getting around with everything that I have going at the present time. I will soon have all of my vacation time that is left used up and it won't be another vacation, but doctor appointments. You take care and have a wonderful day. Your Missouri friend

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Wowwwwwwwwwwwww!! This is JUST GORGEOUS! :):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Paula said...

such a pretty pillow! It truly ooozes romance!

Sherry from Alabama said...

How lovely. You are so creative to be able to look at something plain and imagine it as something as beautiful as your pillow.

Sherry @ A Happy Valentine

Leann said...

Oh so soft, sweet and romantic! Love the painted key that you added.

Enjoy the weekend!

Meri Wiley said...

Hi Charlotte,

How are you doing? How's the arm? Your pillow is lovely, just like you, and I hope someone snatches it right up for you. I hope we can all get together again soon. Take care and have a great weekend.


P.S. I put my little "pillow" that you gave me in my workroom and I always get to see it now when I'm working. Thanks again.

Rita said...

A real work of art. You turn a simple table cloth to gold...
wish had your imagination, artistry and great taste for feminine, romantic and charming things.
have a fab weekend

fiberdoodles said...

Lovely pinks! Happy Pink Saturday!!

Connie Eyberg Originals said...

Such pretty pink things. Great use of your spindles. Congrats on selling it already! Thanks for visiting my post this morning! I'll check back again soon to see what is new in blogland! Happy PS, Connie

Maggie said...

Oh creative! I love all your can do- wow!

Happy PS!

Do These shoes match this purse?

Shirley said...

I would've never thought to make a tassel from a spindle. You're very creative!! You found a lot of pink pretties!

sweet violets said...

What a beautiful pillow Char....you rule!!!! Cleo

Rebecca said...

SWEET PINK LOVELIES my friend! Thank you soooo much for sharing with us, Char. You continue to inspire a ton of bloggers. Thank you so very much. You bless us all.

Love to you~