Of course once I got started and realized how large the spaces in a granny square, I decided I would need to cover the pillow insert as well. I also decided I would need some way to hold the insert in without a zipper (I need more practice first! :D) and while I'm at it, I might as well just make the whole things washable. And I wanted to use buttons to hold the squares closed.
So here are the pieces (I ended up using different buttons because I needed five across instead of four)
And here's everything all put together
Did you notice that I reversed the order of the colors on each side? Would anyone be interested in a tutorial on this pillow?
And there's a great story about the chair the pillow now calls home (I have a 'thing' for old wood chairs... might make for a good post series?)
Had a great weekend since I spent most of it thrifting, flea marketing and antiquing. I'll be sharing my finds this week- some for my etsy shop and some for me!
Have a good week everyone!