Sunday, 28 February 2010

Cath Kidston & Felties....


My Cath Kidston bedding collection just got a little bit bigger today after I purchased these gorgeous new pillowcases in the pastel flowers and circus flowers prints. I think they are perfect for cheering up the cold dark days, don't you?

It has been a busy week but during the evenings I have been working my way through the projects in the "Felties" book by Nelly Pailloux. This adorable book features 18 cute sewing projects all constructed with felt. All of the projects are super easy, fun to do and provide great inspiration for when you are ready to invent some characters of your own!

Here are a couple of things I have made so far....

the little babushka.... she is embellished with tiny beads, sequins and a turquoise crochet flower. There is a suggestion in the book to play around with the scale of this one to create a whole family of them, they would be adorable!


& here is the mushroom girl, my favourite!

I found that if you make the felties to scale then they are the perfect size to create little brooches!

Thanks for reading! x
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13 comments

  1. Aww! Absolutely love them both, you're so clever! That looks a great book
    Vix
    xxx

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  2. Love the CK bedding, and your felties are so cute. xx

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  3. That bedding is so cute!
    I like mine like that too......plain white and bright gases!xxx

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  4. Oh my god love this post, firstly yummy to CK pillowcases these would make me smile on the darkest days.
    The felties oh too cute, I love both, russian dolls are one of my many collections so I have big smiles for that little cutie.
    Hope you have an easier week xxxxx

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  5. Wow your felties are beautiful :)

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  6. Love the felties! I'm wondering if it would be a suitable book for a 10 year old to work from.

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  7. The CK pillowcases are very cheery! And the felties are adorable! I will have to look for that book!

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  8. Thanks for stopping by my blog!

    Your little felties are very sweet - perfect for brooches!

    Jayne

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  9. Thank you for your lovely comments on my blog - your felties are v cute - and I LURVE those pillowcases!

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  10. Thanks for dropping by and commenting on my blog.Love your CK pillowcases...they look so nice with the white bedding.Am hoping I might get something CK for my birthday next month!

    Bellaboo :o)

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  11. Wow, that ring is incredible, I love it.

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  12. Oh those felties are just the cutest little things, I love the mushroom one! xxx

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  13. Hello, I loved it! It's so cute! I just want to ask you a thing: is your bed the Canterbury from Argos? Is it good for a big couple? Does it make noise for being from metal? Thank you

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