making everyday beautiful : hot orange and pink...

Images from the Flickr group titled 'making everyday beautiful...': 1. saturday afternoon by lusummers, 2. new AMH flannel pillowcases! by {brooke} april two eighty, 3. Funky Floral Bunting by sewingobsessed, 4. cross stitch curtain w.i.p. by yellowhouse72
Image credits: 1. lusummers, 2. {brooke} april two eighty, 3. sewingobsessed, 4. yellowhouse72

It seems I am not the only one completely smitten with neon brights just now, you guys are crafting up a storm with some delicious hot oranges and bright pinks! Aren't these gorgeous!?

I am completely in love with Brooke's fabulous handmade rose pillowcases and wish I was local to her so she could teach me how to make a few for myself. If you're in Portland (USA) then I recommend a wee visit to the newly opened The Atelier Stitch where Brooke can teach you just that in their beginner classes. Oh and check out her stunning neon pink hair... sorely tempted to liven up my own locks too!

Oh and Lu Summers, of Summersville, has me going all ga-ga over her current quilting project! That gorgeous geometric in those stunning brights in the top picture is just the beginning of something truly amazing, if you don't believe me check out this post on her blog for the latest update on it's progress... love it!

Emma, x


6 comments:

  1. Seu blog é tão lindo, tão colorido, tão inspirador!!!!! Amo vir até aqui te visitar!
    Beijos

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  2. It's interesting to see the cool use of neons. I don't use them myself but love seeing how people can make them work!

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  3. love the rose pillow covers, and the cross stitch! beautiful! :)

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  4. I love Brooke's pillowcases!

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  5. Gorgeous colours Emma who'd have thought we'd all be gaga over neons!

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