Monday, November 8, 2010

Deconstruction, reconstruction

These fabrics used to be stitched together in the form of a doona cover. Nobody loved it anymore and donated it to the charity shop.

I bought it, washed it, and set to picking and ripping my way through the seams and I now have four lovely pieces of fabric, and a nice harvest of cream buttons.

I got distracted after that...and I am already wearing some of it.

A happy sewing day.


CurlyPops said...

I'll never look at a doona cover at the op shop in the same way ever again!

willywagtail said...

I'm with Cam. I hadn't thought of modern doonas in that way either. It's beautiful fabric. Cherrie

the textured leaf said...

Distraction attraction!

Julie said...

Gorgeous, I love this style top, they are so comfortable to wear.

Yana said...

great idea and the top looks great :) what will you make with the rest of ex-doona?


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