I made a cushion!
Beci Orpin did these kits last Christmas for Sportsgirl. I tried to buy one online but they sold out by the time I heard about them. However, in the end, I picked one of these $30 kits up for $7 in the post-Christmas sales, so a loss turned into a gain, especially since $7 wouldn’t even have covered the cost of all of the embroidery cotton that came with it, much less the rest of the materials.
The one I got had Orpin’s Bear design on it. Here it is half embroidered:
It came with a cushion filler and everything.
The back (those printed dots made the fabric all stiff and hard to get the needle through, incidentally):
Next stop, every other damned craft project I’m halfway through and need to finish before the baby arrives…