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Pom Pom Throw Pillow

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Hey there Tatertots and Jello readers! It's me, Melissa from the Polka Dot Chair back with you today to share another fun sewing tutorial! This is my first post for Jen in 2015 and I'm so excited to be here, even if I have a hard time believing it's actually 2015 already! This winter we've been rearranging our house, which ended up being a much larger undertaking than we were expecting. … [Read more...]

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...]