Now, don't laugh, but this is a patchwork coffee cosy for a friend of mine. Patchwork and pompom trimming are two very favourite things of mine, in case you didn't know.
The other side:
Yup, it's a bit bonkers. I admit it. But what's even more bonkers is that it matches my patchwork bathroom mat almost too well.
I'm finding this oddly disconcerting:
|Look, they're related!|
I've also made cushion covers for little Miss J and P's room:
This seat pad for her new computer chair (£10 from ebay including delivery - cheap because it had a scratch on the seat which I've cleverly *er hem* covered with the seat pad) was made using a padded envelope. Yes, I said padded envelope. Instructions here.
I also painted this mirror which I blogged about here
aqua (from an old pot of paint festering in the cellar)
and it's now in Little Miss' room AND she actually likes it.
Talking of disconcerting things, Little Miss J and P's posters are not only multiplying but she appears to be displaying some unusual tendencies like superimposing Justin Bieber's head on this very muscular torso:
Should I be worried?