Over the christmas holidays we were staying with my lovely, very crafty, mum-in-law. She kindly taught me how to use her sewing machine and together we created my very first cushion. The pretty linen fabric came from a good friend of my mum-in-law’s. To my surprise the cushion turned out really well!
Rather than sewing in zips (which I am told can be very fiddly) we simply closed the back of the cushion by sewing on ribbon and a couple of buttons.
I was hooked! The day after making my first cushion I went out and bought some fancy trims to try some differnt styles: