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« on: February 10, 2008 11:43:46 PM »

I made a whole bunch of these for Christmas, but never took any pictures.  My coworker and some of my clients have requested some, so here's the latest batch I whipped up tonight.  The fabric on the top and bottom is unbelievely soft and fuzzy, and I made an outer lining (with velcro closure) so you can take out the flax-seed filled muslin pillow and heat it up in the microwave.  I'm including a note with them about safe use and care and cleaning.  What do you think?


A shot of the velcro closure and how you can take out the insides
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« Reply #1 on: February 11, 2008 02:06:14 AM »

They're excellent!
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« Reply #2 on: February 11, 2008 03:31:29 AM »

Those are great!  Do you buy your flaxseed in bulk?  I've had difficulty finding it here in bulk other than at Whole Foods, and it is a bit pricey for multiple projects.  I may look for an online source.
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« Reply #3 on: February 15, 2008 02:47:32 AM »

Wow!!! I'm trying to post here and we just get an earthquake of all things...wow...
I wanted to saaaaaay.... These look great.  I just got asked to make two for my IL friend and I feel clueless. Huh
Could I possibly ask you about the cover?? like how you make one with the velcro?
I think they look great.  I love your choice of material. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 17, 2008 04:22:42 PM »

Did you use a pattern? Because I'd love to make some myself!
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« Reply #5 on: February 17, 2008 04:40:47 PM »

I created my own pattern, and it took some trial and error to get the measurements right for the side that has the velcro.  I need to make some more, so I'll take picture along the way and post a tutorial. Cool?
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« Reply #6 on: February 17, 2008 09:43:50 PM »

Thank you. I'd appreciate the help.  I've tried all week to make 2 for my IL friend but am struggling with the cover.  I did make him a nice longggg neck pillow but no.  He wants a round one.  Geezzzz, when you do a person a favor!!  Wish I could find fleece with a pattern on it. I so love your heart fabric.Thanks. Embarrassed
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