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  Laurel Tartan Pillow

Laurel Tartan PillowTartans are always in style and this handsome one makes a beautiful pillow. If you work it on 40 count you could use it for a footstool or chair seat.

The colours are simply red, black and gold.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1" square
Stitch Count: 49W x 46H





  Yellow Plantation Pillow

Yellow Plantation PillowThis small, plantation-style house is two shades of yellow with a grey roof. There are three greens in the tree and shrubbery and pink flowers.

This is the first piece Bobbie introduced using backstitching. It is simple to do and very effective. Instructions are included with both the kit and chart versions.
 
Worked on #40 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.5" W by 1.4" H
Stitch Count: 58W x 57H





  Woven Ribbons Pillow

Woven Ribbons PillowGood traditional patterned pillows, such as this design, mixed in with a grouping of pillows on a sofa or chair are an enhancement to the array.

These colours are blues and greens with cream but you can easily change the colours.
 
Worked on #40 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.1" square
Stitch Count: 44 sts square





  18th Century Crewel Pillow

18th Century Crewel PillowThis traditional pattern is a companion to both
The colours are many including browns, greens, blues, black, red, pink, tangerine, gold and off-white on a pale yellow background.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze.
Finished Size is about 1.5" square
Stitch Count: 72H x 68H





  Diagonal Woven Ribbons Pillow

Diagonal Woven Ribbons PillowBargello/Flamestitch patterns are always popular. This one is in shades of green and salmon with off-white but if you buy the chart and silk gauze separately you can supply the threads in your preferred colours.

Note: This pillow is not done in the bargello stitch. Rather, the petitpoint stitches create the illusion of bargello.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.3" W x 1.2" H
Stitch Count: 62W x 60H





  Plaid with Crown Pillow

Plaid with Crown PillowThis plaid pillow is ideal for the den or library. It is worked in various shades of green along with garnet, navy and gold. A very classic accessory.
 
Worked on #40 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.025" square
Stitch Count: 44 sts square





  Fleur-de-lys Pillow

Fleur-de-lys PillowA background of black and dark blue sets off the fleur-de-lys and crown patterns which are stitched in three shades of gold. This is a stunning and timeless pattern.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.025" square
Stitch Count: 53 sts square





  Tiger and Fabergé Pillow

Tiger and Fabergé PillowThis is a companion to the Leopard Brooch pillow just below. Together they are simply smashing!
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.5" W x 1.3" H
Stitch Count: 70W x 64H





  Leopard and Brooch Pillow

Leopard and Brooch PillowA most stunning pillow! Bobbie knew that it isn't everyones taste but for those who safaried on their Hippomoon, this is it! This pillow is intentionally wider than most.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.6" W x 1.1" H
Stitch Count: 75W x 51H





  Large Shell Pillow

Large Shell PillowThis pillow pattern, with scallop shell centre, is perfect in any décor.

It is shown in three shades of blue with off-white but Bobbie also worked it in pinks and in taupes with the off-white. You can substitute whatever colour(s) works for you.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.2" square
Stitch Count: 60W x 61H





  Small Shell Pillow

Small Shell PillowThis is the small companion pillow to the larger Shell pillow above and they look great together. Again, if you don't like Bobbie's colours, substitute your own!
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 0.9" square
Stitch Count: 44 sts square





  Butterfly Pillow

Butterfly PillowBobbie just loved this little pattern! another of her favourites.

The colours are four shades of coral and off-white. Obviously, you could stitch it in four shades of any colour.
 
Worked on #40 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.3" W x 0.8" H
Stitch Count: 53W x 33H





  Duck Decoy Pillow

Duck Decoy PillowThis Mallard duck is great in the den, family room, library or cabin.

The colours are primarily, browns, tans and gray/taupe and is a companion love it!
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.2" square
Stitch Count: 59W x 58H





  Duck in Water Pillow

Duck in Water PillowThis happy little duck is bobbing along the water's surface with a pretty flower in his bill. Maybe he's going to visit his lady friend?

The colours are primarily, greens, roses, blues and off-white.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1.1" square
Stitch Count: 54W x 52H





  Initialed Heart Pillow

Initialed Heart PillowThis design is a beautifully centred heart-shaped wreath with rose-coloured flowers and green leaves on an off-white background.The border and initial is navy blue.

The S was Bobbie's Schoonmaker initial but the pattern comes with a page of twenty-six letters for you to substitute your own initial. A truly personal and beautiful pillow!
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1" square
Stitch Count: 47 sts square




  Grapes Pillow

Grapes PillowAn inter-twined framed border of grapes, leaves, vines and spirals are complimented by a centre bunch of grapes adorned with larger leaves, vines and spirals.

This pillow comes to life with a series of mauves for the grapes and stunning greens for the leaves and vines.
 
Worked on #48 count silk gauze
Finished Size is about 1" square
Stitch Count: 47 sts square








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