Cushion

Last night, at approximately 1.30am, I finally finished my latest magnum opus to date: a crochet cushion that took me 9 whole months to complete. Never thought it would take so long when I first bought the yarn in January from Romni Wools. And here I am, all these months later, and so many changes have occurred in that short period of time: new friends, new house, new creativity so-big-it’s-about-to-explode, new horizons conquered and new pets.

The R stands for my surname – Robledo – and I got the idea of cross-stitching over crochet from this fantastic book.

I used all my leftover yarn to make the backing. There’s a little history to it too as I taught a few people how to crochet by helping me finish it. Some crochet pros also contributed as it’s a highly addictive craft. All in all I’d say about 5 lovely ladies helped 🙂

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5 thoughts on “Cushion

  1. It’s gorgeous! Know what? The R is my favorite letter in the alphabet, I wonder why? 😉
    Tu pisito está quedando divino, a ver si hago fotos de mi nuevo salón verde y de la escalera de casa con el nuevo papel, pero debo hacerlas ya, antes de que mis hijos pongan todo otra vez asquerosillo. Besos XXX

  2. Pingback: Some things never change… | Araceli Robledo

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