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. This features Berkely as a pup (She's so big now) step 2:
select print for back of cushion (pillow). This is a new print design: BONES specially designed for Berkely by C'EST LA VIV.
See the bonus custom monogram > step 3:
custom orders ship in one week after design approval and payment $25. You get one-yard easy cut and sew, includes shipping* when you order direct with designer. step 4:
prepare your tools and materials. You may wash your fabric to remove sizing (like a "glue" in fabric printing). Person wrong side. Fold right sides to gather. Pin. Chalk and outline. Easy cut and sew by hand or machine. Cut a simple shape. No outlines are provided. Keep it a free-form basic easy shape to sew leaving 3 inch opening gap. Trim 1/4'. Double stitch and clip curves if necessary. Turn right sides out through 3 inch gap. Steam, lightly press with protection cloth). step 5:
Embroidery threads for tactile embellishments. Avoid small buttons, charms and 3d do-dads. Avoid embellishments that may be hazards to children and pets. Colourful threads to embroider name or date or place... and colourful threads to add texture and camouflage areas around the pet like the green grass. A nice surprise to the touch. step s:
Stuff cushion pocket through the gap. Use a dull point (chopstick) to push the cotton stuffing in all corners. (your simple round shapes make an easy form to stuff). It takes more then you can imagine.A little overstuffing is recommended because the cotton will relax after awhile. step 6:
Slip stitch the gap closed by hand. Sqwish, push, pull around the stuffing to let it settle into a good form. step 7:
Give your soft ne pet pillow (cushion) to someone that needs a hug and a smile.
Co-ordinating prints to make matching tea-towels.
Collection by GiGi Migi for C'EST LA VIV* prices estimated here are in usf and are based on 2016 printers price list when you order direct with designer. Prices may vary with other designers and printers. Note: costs may change in 2017