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

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...]

Porch Makeover Part 2 — make a 10 minute pillow cover out of cloth napkins!

The sun is out and I love looking at my freshened up front porch. Yesterday I showed you my Chevron Frame Door Hanging {with Washi Tape}: And today I want to show you a 10 minute pillow you can make out of napkins! … [Read more...]

Guest Project — make a Mod Peacock Pillow with PDF{tutorial}

Today's tutorial is from one of my favorite bloggers. Amy from Positively Splendid. Amy is adorable and she has SPLENDID ideas. I had the treat of meeting her at Blissdom this year and then again at Creative Estates a few weeks ago. She is as adorable in real life as she is on her blog.   {here we are with Emily of Decor Chick and Jess of Frugal with a Flourish at Blissdom} Hello, everyone! I … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a PB-inspired Spring Pillow Cover!!

Hey Tatertots & Jello gals. Its Cheri from Its So Very Cheri. I am a wife and a home schooling Mom--I have 4 great kiddos Jenn and I have known each other for quite a while. She is always coming up with such creative ideas. She is so perky all of the time--she is like the Mary Poppins of blogland. It is an honor to be here today. I worked on a project to show you gals. The PB … [Read more...]

30-minute Textured Embellishment Pillow

 I made this little pillow the other night. I guess I didn't realize that St. Patrick's Day is so close!   But you could actually make this pillow for any occasion -- just change the word out to whatever you want to say.   This is a basic, envelope pillow which requires no zipper. Cheryl from A Pretty Cool Life has a great 10-minute Pillow Cover Tutorial that will show you how to make … [Read more...]

Simple Sewing Project – Ruffle Pillows!!

Is it weird that I made pillow covers to match my Ruffle Trees?  {Yes, I did. I may have an obsession with Amy Butler fabric, just saying!} I made these pillow covers in about an hour - seriously.  This is a fun way to change up the look of your room.  … [Read more...]

Christmas Subway Art Pillow Tutorial & a few winners!

You know how much I love Subway Art. I just had to try my hand at a Subway Art Pillow. {Click on the Read More button for the full tutorial and to see the giveaway winners}  … [Read more...]

Christmas Project — make Painted Ornament Pillows

Ok, ok, I know it's a little early for Christmas projects :) I went on Studio 5 last week to talk about my Painted Halloween Pillows and thought it might be fun to make up some Painted Christmas Pillows too. So I thought I'd share them with you in case you want to make some for the Holiday Season! Here's what I did:  1. Figure out what size pillow form you will use. Cut out a piece of … [Read more...]

Painted Halloween Pennant Pillow Tutorial

{Say that 10 times fast - lol!} As you might have guessed - I LOVE Halloween! There's something so fun about black and orange decorations and dressing up every year! So in honor of one of my favorite holidays, I'd like to share a little project. **Painted Halloween Pennant Pillows**   I had some pillow forms that I wanted to use. So I took those pillow forms and added 1 inch to each … [Read more...]

Guest Project: Handpainted & Mod Podged Canvas Pillows

    Hello to all of you Beautiful Tatertots and Jello Fans! I am thrilled to be asked by the Ultra-Talented, Jen, to guest post today! She inspires me seriously everyday! My name is also Jenn and I have a little blog named RedberryBarn that I started this year.  I wanted to have a way to "journal" my creative journey.  I have found that if I am making something from a Card to a Wreath it … [Read more...]