Friday, February 25, 2011

sometimes the simplest sewing projects bring the most joy

For me, any depiction of the red-hatted, blue-trousered gnome invokes  The Gnome Book, which was all the rage when I was about 12.  I recently made this pillow, stuffed with wool, for my littlest one:

 
It features a little surprise on the reverse:






and I would say that it has been very well received!

2 comments:

Still a Brooklyn Kid said...

I love this!

Kerry said...

Hi Jen, thanks for you lovely comments! That is what i like to see, men, even gnome men, carrying babies!