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6 Tips to Make Easy Halloween Pillow Covers [And three Free Designs!]

6 Tips to create easy holiday pillow covers and three FREE designs too! I've sewn plenty of pillow covers in my time. And while they are fun to create, sometimes it's just easier to fast-track a project. Ikea pillow covers are so inexpensive and great quality. For the price - $4 for plain covers and $5 for stripes -they offer an easy way to create holiday pillows and they even have hidden … [Read more...]

Make a Pillow Cover in 4 Easy Steps!

  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...]

Change Up Your Room — Make Easy Pillow Slipcovers (tutorial)

Happy Wednesday everyone!  I'm Anna from Ask Anna -- and I am so excited to be here with you today and you're going to be shocked because I'm not sharing a cleaning tip with you, I'm actually going to share a sewing craft!!!  I will happily admit that I am not very crafty, which is why I have a cleaning and organizing blog, not a craft blog. However when I see a good idea I can usually do a … [Read more...]

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

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!!

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...]

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...]