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Three quotation pillows to cross stitch.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1980 (v.58#8) pg. 38, 140

The pleasures of cross-stitch. A collection of projects decorated with exquisite embroidery. Includes table linens, rugs, clothing decorations, chair seats, pillows, stuffed toys, etc.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1984 (v.62#3) pg. 79, 120

Handkerchief-hardanger pillow fronts are cross-stitched with large initials.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1987 (v.65#9) pg. 63, 82

Initialed doily pillows. Initials are cross-stitched on antique doilies and then attached to pillows.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1988 (v.66#9) pg. 112, 128

Embroidered "Good Morning" pillow, cross-stitched pillow with Morning Glory wreath design and sheets trimmed with a Morning Glory cross-stitch border.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1990 (v.68#5) pg. 103

Floral alphabet to cross-stitch on a prefinished pillow. MOM is stitched across the center with small floral motifs above and below.
CRAFTS May 1992 (v.15#5) pg. 30, 51

Forever Roses pillow. Wild rose motifs are cross-stitched on the front. Back and piping are velvet fabric.
CRAFTS May 1992 (v.15#5) pg. 44

Fancy fish stitchables. Cross-stitched fish in graduated shades of different colors are surrounded by twined rope and bubble motifs to form the front of a 13" round pillow.
CRAFTS Jul 1992 (v.15#7) pg. 34, 41

Shades of Autumn pillow to cross-stitch with a geometric pattern.
CRAFTS Oct 1992 (v.15#10) pg. 108

Hearts and Ivy cross-stitch pillow. White-on-white cross-stitched hearts with pulled stitches surround a circle and sprays of ivy in six shades of green.
CRAFTS Mar 1993 (v.16#3) pg. 28, 51

JOY and holly motif to cross-stitch on a prefinished pillow sham with evenweave Klostern front.
CRAFTS Nov 1993 (v.16#11) pg. 52, 67

Cross stitch a panel of pink peonies and cherry blossoms. Incorporate the panel into a pillow cover.
CRAFTS Feb 1995 (v.18#2) pg. 34, 49

Proud pine pillow. Cross stitch using prefinished evenweave pillow cover. Pattern features the alphabet, pine tree motifs, and the quote "Proud pine evergreen. Friendship mine everlasting."
CRAFTS Mar 1995 (v.18#3) pg. 106, 51

Cross-stitched cornerblock pillow (15" square) features a square motif of berries, acorns and leaves in Fall colors.
CRAFTS Sep 1996 (v.19#9) pg. 16, 51

Spring Rose Trellis pillow topper, a floral flap that is cross-stitched and added to a purchased pillow.
CRAFTS Jan 1997 (v.20#1) pg. 34, 39

Triangular pillow topper of Aida cloth is cross-stitched with the message "Home Is Where The Heart Is," surrounded by a heart of flowers.
CRAFTS Apr 1997 (v.20#4) pg. 76, 43

Sisters 'n Friends pillow. "Chance makes Sisters; Hearts make Friends" is cross-stitched on Aida cloth bordered by dark green brocade. The border is embellished with silk ribbon embroidery in lazy daisy and couching stitches.
CRAFTS Sep 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 36, 55

Round pillow cross-stitched with a bouquet of roses. Back and sides of the pillow are sewn from taffeta and edged with cording.
CRAFTS Aug 1998 (v.21#8) pg. 66, 39

Folk-art motif of Father Christmas holding a Christmas tree to cross-stitch. Suggested for a 9"x13" pillow or as an ornament hanging in the center of a grapevine wreath. Beginner skill level.
CROSS STITCH SAMPLER Spring 1991 (v.9#1) pg. 30

Cross-stitched "Flower Garden Sampler," 9.5"x10.5". An alphabet motif in the center is surrounded by floral, scroll and zigzag motifs. Two versions are suggested, a framed sampler and a pillow. Charts provide coversions for working in either Medici wool, flower thread or floss. Beginner skill level.
CROSS STITCH SAMPLER Summer 1991 (v.9#2) pg. 16

"Live within your harvest" sampler features a cross-stitched cornucopia motif, the alphabet and acorn motifs. Also includes instructions for using the cornucopia motif on a small (4"x5.5") pillow. Intermediate skill level.
CROSS STITCH SAMPLER Fall 1991 (v.9#3) pg. 24

Folk art pillows are cross-stitched with pictures and maxims to resemble samplers. Finished pillows are 17"x12", plus ruffle.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 27 1978 (v.91#11) pg. 78, 80

Cross-stitch pillows feature a damask fabric with a basket of flowers embroidered in the middle surrounded by dainty bows and eyelet ruffles.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jun 8 1982 (v.95#8) pg. 95, 157

Simplify making cross-stitched pillows by using pastel fabrics which have a white-lined grid work printed right on the fabric. Add lace ruffles for a soft touch. Three patterns included.
FAMILY CIRCLE Aug 10 1982 (v.95#11) pg. 58, 74

Counted cross-stitch accessories to make. (1) Baskets, (2) Samplers, (3) Tote bag, (4) Pillow, (5) Picture frames, (6) Place mats.
FAMILY CIRCLE Nov 16 1982 (v.95#16) pg. 126, 200

Pretty lace-look pillows are created with the needlework technique called "Chicken Scratch". You use just two basic stitches on evenweave check fabric for the delicate lace effect.
FAMILY CIRCLE Aug 21 1984 (v.97#12) pg. 22, 71

Pillowtop based on a traditional Nine Houses quilt block is embroidered using braided cross-stitch, a technique that resembles needle point.
FLOWER & GARDEN [CRAFTS EDITION] May-Jun 1997 (v.41#3) pg. 27

Cross-stitched pillows on rug canvas. International twosomes include a Russian couple, an Austrian couple, a Dutch couple and a Japanese couple.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Summer 1979 (v.24#2) pg. 78, 116

Cross-stitch pillows in bright geometric patterns.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Mar-Apr 1981 (v.26#2) pg. 89, 116

"Cross-point". How to cross-stitch patterns traditionally found in needlepoint. Instructions included for eyeglasses case, pillows, seat cushions, bookcover, and tote bag.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1982 (v.27#3) pg. 40, 92

Cross-stitched rug on large mesh canvas features stylized tulips. Measures 36"x72". Matching pillow is stitched on same canvas (17"x18").
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1982 (v.27#3) pg. 49, 106

Cross-stitch gifts. Includes sash, aprons, pillows, picture frames, etc.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Nov-Dec 1982 (v.27#6) pg. 48, 82

Cross-stitch pillow looks like colorful ribbons woven together.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jan-Feb 1983 (v.28#1) pg. 119, 132

Make decorative cross-stitch pillow panels quickly with rug yarn and 5-to-the-inch canvas.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS May-Jun 1983 (v.28#3) pg. 42, 81

Make decorative embroidered pillows using the "snowflaking" technique on gingham.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1984 (v.29#4) pg. 82, 108

"Berry Magic" pillow is decorated with cross-stitch and hardanger embroidery of a strawberry design.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1985 (v.30#3) pg. 58, 16

Four pillows are cross-stitched with duck designs, one for each season.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1985 (v.30#4) pg. 70, 99

Cross-stitch a country cottage design on a pillow front.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1985 (v.30#5) pg. 83, 114

Trio of pillows in counted cross-stitch. Messages say: "Love For A Mother Lasts Forever", "Grandmothers Are Special Friends", and "Having A Sister Is A Special Joy." Each pillow is edged with lace and fabric ruffles.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1986 (v.31#1) pg. 69, 99

Ruffled pillow has a front panel of a cross-stitched swan among water lilies, bordered by a frame of hearts and flowers.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1986 (v.31#3) pg. 45, 6

Two pillows have cross-stitched designs of sea shells on the front panels and ruffles on the edges.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1986 (v.31#3) pg. 62, 78

Single and double shamrock pillows are cross-stitched against a background of spirals and interlocking Celtic border motifs. Each pillow is 12" square.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1987 (v.32#2) pg. 54, 40, 49

Cross-stitched strawberries grace the front of a pillow that is edged with polka-dot and eyelet ruffles.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1987 (v.32#3) pg. 51, 34

"Fall Woodland" cross-stitched pillow features a chickadee sitting on the branch of an oak tree.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1987 (v.32#4) pg. 51, 88

Square pillow with calico ruffle has a cross-stitched front panel in a cardinal motif.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1987 (v.32#5) pg. 89, 100

"Tulip Time" cross-stitched pillow, 14" square, is edged in ruffles, lace and piping.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1988 (v.33#3) pg. 75, 88

Cross-stitch pillow, 11" square, in a Pennsylvania Dutch folk art motif is edged with eyelet and ruffles.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1989 (v.34#1) pg. 69, 81

English pastel floral pillow, 13" square, is cross-stitched and edged with an eyelet ruffle.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1989 (v.34#2) pg. 62, 76

English floral pillow is cross-stitched with floral bands and a heart-framed spray of flowers. The edge of this 14" square pillow is trimmed with ruffled eyelet interlaced with ribbon.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Apr 1989 (v.34#2) pg. 69, 88

Pair of cross-stitch pillows with floral wreath motifs. A third pillow has a bouquet of snowdrops design in the center.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1989 (v.34#5) pg. 50, 86

Lavish cross-stitch decorator pillows are straight from the Victorian era. They feature elegant floral designs against a black or ivory background.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1990 (v.35#1) pg. 64, 96

Braided cross-stitch pillow (12"x12") is divided into four panels, each with a traditional American scene (steepled church, covered bridge, water mill and lighthouse). Pillow is edged with a ruffled print.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Aug 1992 (v.38#4) pg. 59, 62

Pillow front is worked in braided cross-stitch to look like a Log Cabin quilt patch.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Oct 1992 (v.38#5) pg. 89

"Snail Trail and Cat's Paw" pillow. Old weaving pattern is worked in long-armed cross stitch for the front panel of a pillow.
NEEDLE & CRAFT Feb 1989 (v.12#1) pg. 49, 35, 55

Counted cross-stitch pillows in two designs that replicate Mexican needlework.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jul-Aug 1981 (v.1#3) pg. 14

Sew a hand quilted pillow with a cross-stitch design of a girl sitting on a half moon.
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1985 (v.5#3) pg. 35, 41, 48

Little pillow for a nursery has a bunnies motif cross-stitched on Aida cloth. Music box mechanism can be inserted in finished 5"-square pillow.
NEEDLE & THREAD Mar-Apr 1986 (v.6#2) pg. 20

"Playing With Dolls" counted cross-stitch pillow, edged with ruffles and eyelet lace.
NEEDLE & THREAD May-Jun 1986 (v.6#3) pg. 17, 23, 44

Seven pillows. (1) Crewel tropical design. (2) African-inspired crewel. (3) Twin pears in needlepoint. (4) Star of David in needlepoint. (5) Comedy/tragedy masks in needlepoint. (6) Needlepoint pollen design. (7) Cross stitch flowers.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1981 (v.4#3) pg. 12

Counted cross-stitch meadowlark design pillow.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Mar-Apr 1982 (v.5#2) pg. 19, 34, 54

"To cultivate a garden is to walk with God" sachet sampler pillow worked in counted cross-stitch.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1982 (v.5#3) pg. 10, 33, 44

Counted cross-stitch prancing stallion pillow.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Sep-Oct 1982 (v.5#5) pg. 20, 37

Make a ribbon cross-stitched pillow.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY May-Jun 1984 (v.7#3) pg. 7

"Mountain sunrise" and "spiral butterfly" cross-stitch pillows.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1984 (v.7#4) pg. 8-9, 22, 35

Make a rock-a-bye baby cross-stitch music box pillow.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jan-Feb 1985 (v.8#1) pg. 12, 36, 42

Cross-stitch a memory. Create these nostalgic "heirlooms" with tiny embroidered X's on perforated paper or cloth. Includes pillows, plaques, picture frames, etc.
WOMAN'S DAY May 17 1983 (v.46#10) pg. 110, 174

Create cross-stitch pillows with morning glory pattern. Measures 14" square.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 23 1984 (v.48#2) pg. 88, 145

Colorful pillow worked in long legged cross stitch on 10"x15" mono canvas.
WORKBASKET Mar 1982 (v.47#5) pg. 48

"For Mother with Love" counted cross-stitch pillows and a table cloth. Pillows, 12" square, and square table cloth are edged with lace. Aida cloth panels with the message and a flower worked in cross-stitch are set in the centers.
WORKBASKET May 1987 (v.52#7) pg. 12

A fabric and lace-edged pillow features a panel of Aida cloth with the cross-stitched words "A grandma is someone special".
WORKBASKET Mar 1990 (v.55#5) pg. 30