Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Oh Christmas Tree

In one of my bees this month I got to make these cute triangle blocks.  We used this tutorial from FITF. 
I thought they looked like the perfect little Christmas trees.  And I need to make a few pillows for and exchange.  So I grabbed some leftover strips of Ruby from I project I had made earlier.  Threw in a few others from the scrap bin and made a long strip that I cut the triangles from.  After adding the sides on my trees, I added a trunk and made these festive Christmas pillows. 

Yesterday I finished up my shopping.  I have a few things left to wrap.  So I'm declaring today a pajama day to relax.  And enjoy all my Christmas prep.  Hope you find a few moments to relax and enjoy this special season.


  1. love the tree pillows very cute!
    I have done something like this with ornaments over the years. a great way to use up Christmas color scraps!
    Merry Christmas!

  2. Very very cute! Love the pillow idea and when I saw the triangles I immediately thought trees. Wishing you peace and joy and time to relax.

  3. Oh my gosh how fun these trees are. What great decor and I'm so glad to read you declared today a pj day. Good for you!!! :) Merry Christmas!

  4. Those are really darling! Personally, I think every day should be a pajama day...

  5. Very cute!!! Hope you enjoyed your pajama day. Merry Christmas!

  6. Your pillows are darling Em! Great exchange gifts! ;)

  7. Love the pillows! I am declaring today a pj day too, only I am still working on some quilty things.

  8. These are just TOO DARN CUTE missy!
    A perfect touch to dress up your couch or a chair!!!