The sun came out today. Being a prairie girl who grew up with lots of sunshine, my psyche really takes a beating when it's gloomy outside. Too bad for me that southern Ontario is mostly gloomy all winter! Anyway, the sun came out today and I stopped feeling sorry for myself and dove into my fabric stash.
I have been wanting to make a Union Jack pillow for ages now, and I decided that today was the day. Part of the reason why it took so long to make was that I couldn't decide what fabric to use. I decided to just be assertive and pick something and if I didn't like it I would make another one. Turns out the first things I picked out I loved. I guess I should be assertive with my stash more often; maybe more would find it's way into a finished product!
After much measuring and eye-balling and pressing and stitching I ended up with this: