Recycling my mothers cross stitches.

ImageMy parents had these in frames without glass on their wall for many (about 30?) years.

I zig-zaged around and washed them with care.

Ironed while thinking…what can I do?

We have 5 children, all born in different months.

ImageDecided to try small pillows.

Started with a thin DMC yarn the first round.

Than went on with thicker cotton yarn.

ImageThe back.

ImageTwo first done!

10 more to go…