Making a silk cushion out of a sow’s ear

As I mentioned a couple ofΒ posts ago, I’ve been dabbling here and there over the last few weeks, with mixed results. Here’s a little summation ofΒ a few of the things I’ve been up to, which today comprise two “sow’s ears” and a silk cushion:

One of the month’s themes from the course I’m doing involves ruffles, gathers, smocking and so on. It was all very interesting and I decided to rustle up a couple of things and just let loose on the techniques. Continue reading “Making a silk cushion out of a sow’s ear”