I have a big stash of small fabric pieces that I’ve generated and that my mum has kindly donated to me from her sewing projects and I decided that it’s time to reduce the stash and put the pieces to use. I sorted some of the stash in to separate ziplock bags based on their main colour and I started experimenting. Continue reading
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Patchwork zig zag cushion cover
The rain keeps tumbling down in Sydney. I had been thinking about crocheting a cushion cover but then I remembered a stash of patchwork pieces I recently found in my fabric stash.
I tried my hand at patchwork a few years ago. I don’t remember what I had been planning to make from these pieces, or what pattern I was aiming for. There were a few rows of joined patches and a whole lot of squares made up from triangle pieces. I played around with the pieces and strips for a while until I decided that a zig zag pattern would look nice on a cushion.