This 1960s scarf features all the main Paris landmarks and has been given to friends who recently became engaged in Paris with all my best wishes for their future.
Happy St Patrick’s Day! Here is an Irish cushion featuring an Irish International Airlines plane with scenes of the Bridge over the River Liffey in Dublin, Ross Castle Killarney, St Patrick’s Bridge Cork and O’Connell Street Limerick and a border of shamrocks and planes. It is 25″ with a white Irish linen reverse and green buttons and dates to the 1960s after which Irish International Airlines ceased to exist.
Posted today in the hopes of an England Rugby Grand Slam is English Roses by Cornelia James, one of my floral cushions. It’s 24″ with a cream reverse and green buttons.
Lovely blue and white scarf depicting windmills and tulips with “Holland” written in each corner. It is 21″ with a navy reverse and navy buttons.
Fish by Ken Done (Australian artist and designer) is a lovely bright silk scarf. It is 28″ with a cream reverse and mauve buttons and dates from the 1990s.
Greetings from Scotland shows a map of Scotland surrounded by pictures of Princes Street Gardens, Forth Road Bridge, Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle, Scott Memorial, Greyfriars Bobby and The Palace at Holyrood House against a tartan background. It’s 26″ with a pale blue reverse and purple buttons.
A reminder of warmer days, a souvenir scarf from the liner, Queen Elizabeth 2. It is 28″, silk with a cream reverse and red buttons and is from the 1990s.
I met up with a golfing-mad friend at the weekend which reminded me of this Crazy Golf cushion. It is 30″, with a khaki reverse and khaki buttons.
Mothering Sunday today so here is a linen cushion that celebrates The Lady magazine which has been published since 1885. It is one of a pair, one with a pale blue reverse and the other with a pale yellow one .
This is one of my linen cushions for the garden – useful for ticking off all the different birds that visit!