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18.2.11

Mini-cushions...

Everyone needs a mini-cushion don't they?
I thought they were cute....
Potentially useful...
sweet little gifts...
but
repeatedly I got the same question...

Family...."What ARE these?"
Me..."Mini-cushions"
Family..." but what do you DO with them?"

Sometimes I wonder....
Why is it that everything needs a use?
Cant they just be.... totally useless!

However.....I think they look sort of sweet
I have one on my spare bed.... one propped against my lamp....and another on my desk...
 some others were sent as little gifts for crafty friends....
hopefully they brightened up a spot in their homes too.




and that my friends.....is the mini-cushion story.
(Yes I'm delirious and rambling....and about to head to bed....night shifts do that to me)

13 comments:

  1. Oh Mardi, they are gorgeous, so pretty and sweet... and I think if they are that and they brighten our day, then they are very useful... they are good for our soul...

    Hugs
    Jenny x

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  2. Mardi I LOVE mine!!! It's the cutest thing! I have mine propped up on a side table next to a red photo frame in my lounge room. :) It makes me smile....so not useless at all!!!

    Sheree xx

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  3. they are gorgeous Mardi! I LOVE the floral fabrics. And i think its lovely to have "useless" but beautiful things around the house :)

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  4. Mardi I LOVE these! Gosh the grey felt is GORGEOUS and the patterns and colours just POP against it! LOVE them and I adore the floral fabric for the owls body. Beautiful!!

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  5. Mardi they are just very very cute and because of that they can be totally useless!!

    They look gorgeous so thats all that counts!

    Cherie xox

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  6. They are beautiful Mardi and I love mine!! It sits on top of my scrapbooking drawers in the dining room looking totally cute all the time. :)

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  7. Allie9:47 pm

    Oh I love them! I have to LOL at the questions, don't take any notice of them we all know that lovely things to look at brighten our days :-)

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  8. OMG!! They are devine!! Love them, love the fabrics, love the owls, love the houses and LOVE LOVE useless pretties, and that they are , pretties!!

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  9. Well I for one ADORE my little cushion. It has pride of place on my sewing table and it is like having a little bit of Mardi with me while I stitch. THANK YOU xxxx

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  10. :) the girls have said it they are too cute:) I did have a little smile to myslef when i read the questions:)

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  11. These are so cute Mardi!!

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  12. I love love love mine too - and when I look at it I smile. It sits on a bookshelf so it doesn't get damaged (which is highly likely with my kids!).
    My study/scrap space has some beautiful handmade things and yours is one of them.

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  13. I love my cushion :) It sits on my desk at work and gets lots of compliments... It brightens my day!

    Mel xx

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