Saturday, February 11, 2012

Home is Where the Heart Is

I couldn't let Valentine's Day come and go without making at least one little heart pillow. 
I used my Cricut to cut out the heart shape.  I traced it onto what has become my favorite shabby fabric.  Before sewing it up, I hand-stamped the little Paris in the middle.
Then I stitched it up and added the stuffing.  The button was a bit of an after-thought.  It has some French script stamped on it too so I added that under the Paris wording.
Finish up with some red tea-stained seam binding and this baby is ready to be hung anywhere in the house.

And here's how I'm thinking about surprising my husband on Valentine's Day.  Saw this idea on Pinterest:
I think he'll be pleasantly surprised!



Sarah @ Modern Country Style said...

I love your Valentine's heart! - that fabric is lovely...and the stamping too!

In fact, I've just noticed your sidebars - the postage design - I am smitten!!


Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Cute little heart! Love the Paris stamp!

Honey at 2805 said...

This is so sweet! I am following you back on Linky!

Nancy said...

Cute Pillow Jeanine, and I love your Greeting too! Neat Idea, and one I am sure he won't miss!!

Huggs, Nancy

Poppy said...

Oh what a cute way to say:"Happy Valentine":) love the adorable fabric heart with the pretty stamping on it!Thanks for linky following. I'm happily following you back!~Poppy