This lovely Sunflowers XS Alphabet Pillow was created by Sally Red. Sally, many thanks for the lovely project!
Perfect for setting a summery feel in the bedroom or on a front
porch bench, this pillow will draw the eye to the beautiful Sunflower Monogram in Cross Stitch Technique
. The designs are able to be
adapted to 14, 16 and 18 count aida cloth so your design will
stitch out and look beautifully “hand done”.
Simply adjust your
needle so that when it is lowered into the cloth, it sits in a hole.
Using no show mesh stabilizer
will give needed support and
flexibility to the pillow front, as well as fusing the finished
front and back pieces with fusible tricot interfacing. So
whether you use a lightweight cotton twill, as pictured here, or
a silk dupioni, your pillow will be smooth and professionally
Add trims to match your fabric and personal taste and
enjoy stitching a pillow for yourself or as a special gift.
same techniques would apply for framing one of the
monograms, as well.