Category Archives: embroidery

boudoir

    bit of a regal look to this one, black silk and a gorgeous gold silk with fine woven stripe, all hand embroidered.  Though they are actually a less royal sounding Will and Lizzie!

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forget-me-not

    another bunting wedding design with a hand embroidered forget me not for a happy day!

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interlude

well it is ages since I posted anything but all my pre-Christmas makes were under wraps for obvious reasons! This is a silk cushion with hand and machine embroidery for a talented violinist.  

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flycatcher

I have learnt what a spotted flycatcher is! The power of google… I was asked to make this cushion for a joint 70th birthday, with this bird, poppies and cornflowers. Enjoyed using silk paints as well as embroidery and I … Continue reading

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play on…

loved doing this one for my daughter’s flute teacher, who also plays sax and clarinet, such talent!

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flutter by..

haven’t posted anything on here for a while but that doesn’t mean that Cushy Life has had much rest! This was a hand and machine embroidered cushion for a summer wedding. Cadbury purple…yum!

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ring ring

was privileged to be asked to make a silk wedding ring cushion for one of my oldest friends. When it was expertly carried down the aisle by her lovely nephew it was one of Cushy Life’s proudest moments!  

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