by basketkase 16d ago

Now don't faint.......I am actually posting in the sewing section and no it is not a mistake..LOL..I bought some fabrics that I thought would make nice pillow covers and found a you tube video on making an envelope case....this is my first attempt and am quite pleased with it......will see how these go over in the show, I only bought 10 pillow inserts to start, these are too hard to store if they don't sell.....

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by airyfairy 8d ago

Brilliant Vicki. You are just so clever with things I cannot do.

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by sdrise 10d ago

These are adorable! I think they will go over big with the moms. The cover is removable and washable when the kids get tem dirty ! Good luck!

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by Sewmum1 13d ago

Looks great. They will sell well.
Just a thought,...Maybe you could offer the covers separately for people that already have the inserts. You could keep a few of the inserts for display cushions and to sell to those that want to buy them from you and it will save you time and space.

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by sewmom 13d ago

Kreative Kiwi has a tutorial with the zipper. I did one and it turned out great!

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by noah 13d ago

Love this finish and use it a lot myself **Most excellent job my friend hugs

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by toogie 15d ago

I believe this is Sophia and Nora for certainty would have to have one! Good job Vicki.....now lets see what else you can sew!

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basketkase by basketkase 15d ago

Not much, Toogie.......LOL!

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by jrob Moderator 15d ago

Well, look at you, acting all like a big girl! lol
These are wonderful! You did a great job. No more I can't sew excuses.

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basketkase by basketkase 15d ago

Never too late to grow up, huh.....still can't get those big girl panties up for zippers though!!

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by graceandham 15d ago

I do the little travel pillows in teacher prints for teachers' sore backs. (Too much sitting in hard chairs.) Nice for Teacher Christmas or Teacher Year-End gifts. I only take 4 or 5 pillows to a show, but a lot more pillowcases. I find lots of folk need a new pillowcase for a small pillow they already own, so the pillowcases alone sell well.

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by crafter2243 Moderator 15d ago

Expanding the Horizon? Knowing you, I would not be surprised if we see a lot more sewing in the future. Good for you. I wish you a whole lot of success with your market.

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by pennifold 15d ago

Well, I nearly did faint - I am so impressed with your skills Vicki. I can see all sorts of things with this! Maybe you could do an ITH version.

I see Sue has suggested Zips!!!! And Kim suggested buttons and buttonholes - endless possibilities, he he he, ha ha ha!

Only teasing, it looks great. Love Chris

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by dragonflyer 15d ago

Nice job, Vicki...if you don't want to tackle zips, then it must be buttons and buttonholes!

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basketkase by basketkase 15d ago

Or the envelope......

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by babash 15d ago

Looks like Polar Fleece nice and soft and cuddly. I am sure they will sell well.
Good job.

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by kustomkuddle 16d ago

Very cute. Little girls will love the fabric. Nice job.

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by carolpountney 16d ago

Nice love the fabric

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by spendlove Moderator 16d ago

Zips next then!

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basketkase by basketkase 15d ago

Alright, smarty pants, don't push it...LOL!!

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by cfidl 16d ago

It is very cute. Good job!

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