I fell in love with this delightful pillow a couple of days ago over on a new to me blog Echinops and Asters. It's a cheerful well designed pillow, combining a number of techniques in a single project, ideal for brushing up on skills I learned circa 1980! After a day of indecision on Sunday, I put together a bunch of fabrics from my stash in warm autumnal shades:
The first stage in making the cushion is English Paper Piecing, which I last did about 30 years go, and I'd forgotten how easy making paper pieced hexagons was. I made and joined the 10 hexagons needed in an evening.
My hexes are pinned in place ready for me to sew this evening:
Linking to this week's post at WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced.