Friday, March 16, 2012

Pillow Talk Swap 7, Received!!

Pillow Talk Swap 7, Received

I am feeling so lucky.  Just look at this gorgeous pillow sent to me by Dawn aka, guiltyquilter on flickr.

I just love aqua of any kind and she paired it with some bright oranges.  Isn't that one of the best color combinations ever?

Pillow Swap Talk 7, Received

Here is a closer look.  Check out the attention to detail.  Hand stitching and fussy cutting.  Wowsers!!

She also sent along some sweet extras.  Thank you so much Dawn!!!

Here was my inspiration mosaic...

Pillow Talk Swap 7 - Inspiration

Here is a bunch of stuff that I love right now.  I always have a soft spot for aqua and teal.  There seems to be a theme of simple repetitive shapes, happy colors, and a touch of yellow-orange.  Who knew?

1. doll quilt swap 2 - top almost finished, 2. seaglass quilt top, 3. LA Kindle Case, 4. Pillow Talk Swap 4, 5. Calico Quilt., 6. stripey blocks arranged, 7. PTS6, 8. Sew & Bee Happy - January, 9. STLMQG Habitat Challenge, 10. scraps, 11. More crosses, 12. a quilt for harry.

If you ever get a chance to participate in this swap, and you're ready to bring your A game, run don't walk.  It's just plain awesome!


  1. totally have to agree with you on that color combo being wonderful. ;) those were our wedding colors {}

    and such a sweet pillow you received!! awesome.

  2. I love your pillow ! You are so lucky :)

    I hope I'll be fast enough to get a spot on the next round !!

  3. GORGEOUS! Lucky you :) How do you find out about the swap?? I wanna join in all the fun :)


  4. Hey Jennifer, here is a link to the group, I don't know when the next round it, but keep an eye on it.

  5. Wow - that pillow is just amazing - so pretty! My hubby would say it looks like pac man! So it obviously appeals to both sexes, total bonus! ;)

  6. Oh so pretty, and love the fussy cut centre

  7. Wow! You ARE lucky! Such a gorgeous creation... The fussy cutting makes me swoon, as does the hand stitching. Dawn really took her time to honor you with this!

  8. that pillow is stunning. Lucky you!

  9. Stunning!! What a great interpretation of your!



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