Siamese Cat Pillow and Crewel Kit

This was a best-selling kit. It was sold under the Elsa Williams label. I think it was one of Elsa Williams best selling kits. Anyone who remembers more should add something in the comments. The first photo is of the original pillow (sorry for the moire effect of the photo):

Original Siamese Cat Pillow by Helen Marble

Below is a photo of a finished kit (courtesy of eBay):

Siamese Cat Crewel Kit

Siamese Cat Crewel Kit

Jon actually bought this kit on eBay!

The kit version doesn’t have the blue eyes of the original.


6 responses to “Siamese Cat Pillow and Crewel Kit

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  6. Elizabeth Blackey

    I stitched this kit in the 1970s – it was my first needlework project and I loved it. Sadly, the fabric has deteriorated over time and I don’t know how to restore it because of the nature of the design. I keep it anyway because I still love this curious cat. I also purchased on on eBay not long ago to make for a friend. Both my kit and the eBay one have the blue eyes.

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