Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Bed Head

My oldest is headed to college next week.

Don't you think she needs a sham

to go with her new quilt & duvet?

I've never made a pillow sham.

But this little book made it super easy =

good step by step directions & measurements.

And I got to use my polka dot buttons on the back!The sham is bold;

it's a little wild & crazy.

But isn't that what

college is?



I liked working with this Tea Garden home dec fabric so much...

I made an ironing board cover for my new sewing room!

College-bound daughter has been away all summer;

she comes home Saturday!

Wonder what she'll think of her room --

aka - My New Sewing Space.

I think she and Olivia (the pistachio green sewing table)

are going to get along just great.

I did keep her bed,

just in case you were wondering.

12 comments:

  1. Oh it's lovely! I love how everything coordinates! I hope she likes it!

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  2. I love the sham...and the fabric you used....I'm glad to hear you did keep her bed...LOL...

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  3. I love it!!! Oh my goodness, it is adorable. Thank you so much! :D

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  4. Oh...you have such creative taste....I just love it.

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  5. You know, I have that book. Maybe I should whip up something this cute, too! LOL. Love the new ironing board cover...makes you feel like actually ironing, doesn't it?

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  6. I totally have bedhead today and I don't want to do anything about it. Maybe I need new shams.

    She'll have the cutest dorm room ever.

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  7. So cute! Perfect for college!

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  8. My daughter got a new place this year and using an old couch, so I thought I would make her some nice pillows to brighten it up.

    Debbie

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  9. The pillow sham is great! You are right...just the right thing for college!

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  10. Love the bed head pillow check..the new ironing board cover to match check check...
    keeping the bed..priceless x

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  11. Corrie ... adorable and she'll love it even more since you made it for her! Now, I've posted over here from Madame Samm's and I need to know what amount of fabric you have left of what she's making her sewing machine cover from .... the exact materials ... special project and love those choices :) Thank you!!

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