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Birthday Cushions

Added Feb 3, 2009

by misselsie

London, United K...






For my mum’s 60th birthday my brothers and I wanted to give her something special so each of us designed a cushion for her.
I embroidered mine with moustaches (don’t ask me why) and they have a matching back and piping and the little cutie’s filled with lavender. I also ordered some labels on the internet with the date of her birthday on it.

Material Notes

linen, cotton, embroidery thread, zipper, piping cord and dried lavender




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    Feb 3, 2009, 05.46 PMby auntchelle

    Hehehe. Cute. Yes, I can see you may have started a craze!

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    Feb 3, 2009, 01.55 PMby grammyweezy

    hahah i love these! so cute.

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    Feb 3, 2009, 01.25 PMby sewmama2gcc

    These are brilliant!

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    Feb 3, 2009, 12.49 PMby whitneyphippen

    I love these! then again, who doesn’t love a good mustache? xo

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    Feb 3, 2009, 12.41 PMby missvalentine0601

    I am a huge fan of Hercule Poirot, and his mustaches-love your pillows!

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    Feb 3, 2009, 11.39 AMby tinkershell84

    so cute!! I love the moustaches they are so much fun!

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    Feb 3, 2009, 11.14 AMby dressdummy

    Wish I had a new adjective to tell you how much I love those moustache pillows! They are ________!!! I can almost guarantee you’ve started a global moustache craze. I know I’m going to copy you! (And hey, I love anything filled with lavender). Your mom must have flipped over these sweet gifts.

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    Feb 3, 2009, 11.03 AMby alden

    I love this! So great, i Think I might just have to make them

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    Feb 3, 2009, 09.57 AMby dina17

    I absolutely love your moustaches!!!! It’s such a great design, your mum will be really chuffed when she get’s these! (She must be pretty cool herself to inspire gifts like these!)

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