Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Victorian Bed and Patchwork Pillows

A few days ago I finally got around to "cleaning" up my Antique Victorian bed. This bed is in my sewing room, and I use it as my "table", so to speak, and so it gets really messy and cluttered with all kinds of fabrics and trims and such. So, I've spruced it up a bit, with some pretty Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic ruffled, rosey and pink pillow shams. The 2 large Euro pillows in the back I made using RASSC pink ruffled sheets. Love them!! The 3 large quilted patchwork pillows are all available for purchase on Ebay. Just click the link on my sidebar to take a peek at them if you like.




Here is a better close-up view of the Patchwork pillows. I just love creating these, and it's such a good way to use up the scraps of fabric that I have been accumulating over the years too! I have an old wicker laundry hamper that I keep some of my scraps in.



Hope everyone is enjoying this first day of May ~ It's a gorgeous day here in Michigan, and am loving this warm weather that seemed to take it's sweet time getting here, lol :)

Thanks so much for stopping by!! Have a great day, and rest of the week my friends!!

Linking this post up with Shabby Art Boutique, for Shabbilicious Friday! Be sure to stop on by to visit all the other great blogs participating!

11 comments:

Victorian1885 said...

Brenda the bed looks so beautiful! Your pillows are fantastic as always too... so Romantic! Take care.

Wanda

Mari said...

Hi Brenda, I love the pillows sweetie,simply romantic, oh how gorgeous your bed is ;)

Smiles~
Mari

Rosetta said...

Amo questa tua stanza rosa!Che bello il tetto con cuscini così belli!Baci,Rosetta

Shirley said...

Hi Brenda, Your pillows are awesome and I love the antique bed. It makes you remember the olden days when I think life was better. I know we weren't in such a hurry and had time to visit with family and friends. Have a wonderful day and enjoy your little one every opportunity that you get. They grow up in a hurry. Hugs and Prayers from Your Missouri Friend.

Susan said...

Breathtaking! That's your bed and pillows. You ought to be in magazines, Brenda. No kidding. You are sooooo talented. Susan

Loretta said...

Such a lovely Victorian bed...love it! Loretta xx

Shabby chic Sandy said...

That bed with all the pillows is just picture perfect---beautiful!

Beansieleigh said...

Beautiful!! LOVE the pillows, and am definitely inspired to make at least one for my own room! ~tina

tamarajayne said...

Wow, what a beautiful bed - may I come and stay :)

Alessandra said...

Your victorian bed is just gorgeous and your pillows are simply fantastic.
Kisses
Alessandra

Kerryanne @ Shabby Art Boutique said...

Brenda, your pillows are so sweet and pretty. I'm thrilled you linked them up at Shabbilicious Friday last week. I'll be featuring this post today.

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