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DIY Summer Pillow Sleeve

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Hello there Tatertots & Jello readers! My name is Melissa and I'm the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair Blog. I'm very excited to be back here with you again sharing a simple sewing project perfect for summer. I love simple sewing projects that have a big impact. Even though I love to sew, sometimes I can be a bit lazy. I wanted new pillows for my couch for summer but didn't' want to go … [Read more...]

Valentine Heart Pom Pom Pillows (tutorial)

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I know I have an addiction to pillows -- I can't help it!! I love making pillow covers. It's a really inexpensive way to update a space and decorate for different seasons or holidays. So when I was out and about on Friday, looking for cute fabric for projects, I saw a really cute pillow at Material Girls in South Jordan. A burlap pillow with felt hearts and pom poms. Cute!! I thought about … [Read more...]

Make a Pillow Cover in 4 Easy Steps!

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  I have a small obsession with pillows. They are such an easy way to change the look of the room and add seasonal festivity. But I don't have tons of room to store them. So that's where pillow covers come in. Pillow covers are slipcovers for your pillows. I recently saw some pretty pillows on one of those daily deals sites. A set of pillows for $99. And they were reduced from $238. That's … [Read more...]

Easy Decorating DIY — Make Taped and Painted Pillows in ANY Pattern!!

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I have used stencils to create patterns on pillows, so I thought it would be fun to try creating patterns on pillow with tape. I used ScotchBlue Painter's Tape to make these pillows. And it couldn't be easier to create one-of-a-kind pillows this way. Here's what you need: … [Read more...]

Geometric Pillow (tutorial and Silhouette deal)

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Who loves pillows??? There's no easier way to change up the look of a room than switching out pillow covers. And what better feeling than to make the pillow yourself?? I was able to try out Silhouette's 24-inch mat this week. Wow is it big!! There are so many projects I can think of to use with this mat. The first thing I wanted to make of course was a pillow. And with Spring coming, I wanted … [Read more...]

Quatrefoil Screen Printed Pillow {tutorial}!!

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I may have a slight obsession with pillows! I love making them. I love changing them up in my home. They are such an easy and inexpensive way to change the look of a room or decorate for different Holidays. I have been moving my family room into a turquoise and grey color scheme. So when I was sent Plaids Simply Screen system -- I was excited to make a pillow that fit into my new color … [Read more...]

{{Gobble Gobble}} Thanksgiving Pillow tutorial

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Here's a little Thanksgiving project I made up this morning. {Kind of fun for this time of year.} {Gobble Gobble Pillow} I made it with my Silhouette and Heat Transfer Material. But you could print out the letters and make a stencil too, then stencil the words on your pillow with fabric paint. I used the other side of my Pretty Witch Pillow -- I'm frugal like that. They are cotton Ikea … [Read more...]

Double-Sided Fall/Halloween Painted Pillows {tutorial}

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Hello Tatertot & Jello readers! I'm Katie from Sew Woodsy, and I can not express how excited I am to be visiting and sharing my latest craft project with all of you. Sew Woodsy is a "husband and wife craft team". We create Home/DIY projects along with some sewing projects in the mix. "Mr. Woodsy" is a home renovations expert and hobby wood worker. I love to show off his work (I can do … [Read more...]

How to Screen Print with Masking Tape {Halloween Pillow Tutorial}!!

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Well hello Tatertots and Jello readers!  I'm Cyndy and I have a DIY/Craft blog called The Exchange. I am so thrilled that Jen invited me to Guest Post and hang out with you all today! Thank you so much for having me Jen! I have really looked forward to sharing this project with you all. Today I'm sharing a tutorial on how to paint fabrics with screen print paint/inks using large adhesive … [Read more...]

Stenciled Pillows {tutorial} — New Martha Stewart Decorative Paint Line!!

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Last week I came home to a big box of craftiness!!   It was the new Martha Stewart Crafts Decorative Paint Line. And let me tell you - this line has things that have never been available before!!  For one thing, the colors of this line are beautiful -- 160 colors to choose from, in all sorts of finishes: Glitter, Pearl, Satin and High Gloss!! I love this … [Read more...]