Work in progress:)

Well finally blogger is up again:) I missed you guys!!! What have you been up to these days??

I've been busy all week, trying to make three pillows for a friend.  She had seen the tea time pillow and also the road pillow I had made for my couch, and she loved them.  She asked for specific colors, purple, blue, green, pink... great colors I thought, but how would I combine all these...

Till now I've made two pillows, wanna see?? 

For the first one I'm really proud cause it came along so nice.. with no mistake... it fitted properly!!!  A very well done job:) 

Now the second one, was a pure disaster!!!! It took me 1 1/2 days to finish it!!! Many mistakes on taking right measurements and cutting the fabric correctly, and a lot of practice for the handwriting... but it came out so cute after all:) This pillow is supposed to be a set with the tea pot, and I wanted to add a tea bag instead of a ribbon for a cute detail. I found these super tutorial from chick chick sewing on how to make a pyramid sachet. I added some text and now I think I will make myself some earl grey tea:)

I just love how these pillows look together!! What do you think?? Won't she like them??

I'm now working on the road pillow, I just cut and sew the road on the background fabric, I've traced all the lovely details on the fusible web paper, and I just have to make my mind up on which fabric to use:) Decisions, decisions, decisions:)!!!

Well, I'm off now,I have to continue with my sewing!!! Those pillows must be delivered by Sunday morning:)

I'm so happy to see you again!!!!:)

Wishing you all a happy weekend:-) 


  1. I felt so lost without Blogger, haha, like someone had stolen my wallet or some other necessary item. I realize that's a bit sad, but I look forward to seeing what everyone has been up to.
    And I lOVE what you've been up to - those pillows are delightful!

  2. Eleni! You did a great job!! I especially love the second one! I'm so happy that Blogger is up again. I hadn't realized how important it is to me! Love you!!

  3. I love the pillows, and I am sure she will also! I am sorry I did not get to comment on Wed,, I think that is when BLOGGER was on the blip..

  4. Hello Eleni! These pillows are fantastic! I really love them! You had great ideas for details and made them so beautiful!
    Have a wonderful time!
    xxx Teje

  5. Fantastic job with the tea pillows, whimsical and detailed. I haven't found many sewing blog so it is a treat to find yours. Thanks for sharing. ~CJ

  6. All the pillow are adorable. I think she'll like them.

    I missed blogger too.

  7. These are beautiful! Please stop by and link up to my Share the Wealth Wednesday Link Party! I'm your newest follower!

  8. These are adorable! They remind me of something that Sew4Home featured last week! I'm visiting from The DIY Showoff and am so glad I stopped by!

  9. Very Very cute!!

    I might have to try something like this with some teacup fabric that I have. Thanks for the inspiration.

  10. Those pillows are amazing. So cute. I would love for you to join in my link party that opens tonight at 8pm EST. Hope to see you there.

  11. Really sweet and such a lot of work put into them.
    Just joined you via the link party - Free Pretty Things For You. Looking forward to connecting.

  12. I love the vintage look! both the pillows look great!

  13. I am sure she'd like them! I know, I would! And hey, your project was one of the favorites this week. We will feature it today and votation for May's Finest, Week 3 starts today also. And grab a featured button, love, if you fancy doing so ^^) thanks!

  14. These are SO cute, I absolutely love them! Found you through Sassy Sites :D

  15. Eleni, these turned out so cute! Love 'em!!
    Thank you so much for sharing this @ {nifty thrifty sunday} last week!
    Hope to see you again tomorrow! :)
    Vanessa @ {nifty thrifty things}

  16. I love tea and these pillows are delightful. They are like two little tea friends!!1 Thanks for sharing them.


  17. Beautiful! I love these pillows. They are so sweet. Thanks for linking up with Finished Up Friday!

  18. Very cute - love the little tea tag! Thanks for linking to Craftastic Monday:)

  19. The pillows look fantastic! The tea bag was an excellent addition. Great work!


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