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Here it is. My very first pillow ever let alone also using a zipper closure. Learned a lot making this will for sure make more. This is for my mom for Christmas, it goes with the quilt I made her for Mother's Day. The pattern is the contact print pillow from Crazy Mom Quilts (she is pretty darn awesome just like this pillow :) find the pattern here http://crazymomquilts.blogspot.ca/2014/02/contact-print-pillow-tutorial.html?m=1
My mom will love it so happy I got at least this finished in time lol
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