Thursday, 24 April 2014

Something new from something old

With storage space at a premium I have been having a sort out. I found this cross stitch,  I had done about 13 years ago (at least), which was made into a wall hanging. It was not on display any more ,but rolled up and stuffed on one of my shelves, so I decided to find a better use for it. Had some of this lovely yellow fabric left so decided to turn it  into a cushion. It does look really  lovely in our living room. Must admit I almost gave the cross stitch to the charity shop. It just shows that you can update things you don't use really easily. Thanks for looking and have a lovely day.
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By wisdom a house is built,
    and through understanding it is established;
through knowledge its rooms are filled
    with rare and beautiful treasures.
Proverb 24:3-4
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12 comments:

  1. love how you've rejuvenated this cross stitch and gave it a 2nd life. Looks lovely a bright, just right for spring time.

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  2. Love your beautiful work Anesha. Annette x

    http://nettysartadventures.blogspot.co.uk/

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  3. What a great idea to turn wall hanging into a cushion! How creative! Your cross stitch is so cute and looks wonderful with the yellow fabric :-)

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  4. The cross stitch makes a lovely cushion.
    luv
    Debby

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  5. So much nicer than being rolled up on the shelf! LOL ;)
    xoxo Sioux

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  6. now this is gorgeous and genius! what a fabulous pillow!!!!

    have a great weekend.

    hugs :)

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  7. Awww... this cushion looks adorable! What a great way to find another use for this little treasure.

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  8. A great find and a great way to show it off! I love needlework and this is wonderful!! and fun too!

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  9. This is wonderful. Your cats and dogs look like a painting. What a lot of work went into this beautiful piece of artwork.

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  10. Gorgeous cushion... I'm so glad you found the beautiful cross stitch piece...What a treasure...Have a happy blessed weekend...Hugs May x x

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  11. This made a wonderful pillow. What a beautiful cross stitch. I LOVE to cross stitch as well.

    Hugs~

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