Posts Tagged ‘pillow’

@Home This Weekend: Welcome Pillow

This weekend, make a welcoming pillow. The pineapple is often seen as a symbol of hospitality, so when endymion did a swap with a co-worker, she appliqued a cheery patterned pineapple on the front of the fun pillow she made.

@Home This Weekend: Accent Pillow

This weekend, add some pizzazz to any room with a new pillow! Wishing to add some color to a mostly brown room, TheMistressT was able to use fabric, trim and even stuffing from her stash to make this accessory. You can do it! Save

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Crackle Paint Pillows

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to create super fun crackle paint pillows. Try mixing paint colors to create an ombre or rainbow effect with your crackle!

@Home This Weekend: Bright Tea Towel Pillows

This weekend, make some colorful pillow from tea towels! This tutorial by magsb80 will tell you how. Choose your favorite towels and add a bright pop of color in an unexpected way. Save Save Save Save

@Home This Weekend: Glue Dye Resist

This weekend, use some Elmer’s School Glue gel to create some unique fabric! Calabaza wrote out the lyrics to a favorite song in glue on a square of white muslin, let the glue dry, and then dyed the muslin turquoise. Once the fabric was dry, she constructed this one of a kind pillow. Imagine the […]

@Home This Weekend: Souvenir Tea Towel Pillow

This weekend, use a tea towel to create a unique one of a kind accent pillow. TheMistressT created this nostalgic pillow with a vintage style tea towel featuring a map of Washington and Oregon. What a wonderful way to showcase your home state or favorite vacation spot!

@Home This Weekend: Monster Pillow

This weekend, delight your favorite kid (or kid at heart!). Make them an oh-so-scary monster pillow, like this one, designed by jillybeans. It’s so much fun, it’s frightening!

Not Your Ordinary Pillows

I’m in the middle of remodeling my bedroom and bath, so of course I’m going to need new bedding. I’ve just recovered some pillows for the bed, which inspired me to head to the tag cloud and see what other Craftsters have done along the lines of making pillows. I’m not doing anything nearly as […]

How to Make No Sew Silhouette Pillows

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill will teach you how to make no-sew silhouette pillows! Make a fun and functional pillow with a silhouette of your loved one with fusible tape and fabric glue.

March Goes Out Like a Lamb

  Whew! March sure seemed to fly by quickly. It came in like a lion, and it’s now going out like a lamb. In celebration of March’s end, here are some wonderful Craftster projects with sheep and lambs as their central theme. Wouldn’t this little lamb be perfect for your Easter table? This cute placeholder […]

March Comes In Like A Lion!

They say that March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. That just may be true, so here’s a great collection of Craftster lions to help start off the month. Rawr! Here’s a sweet amigurumi lion. If you can crochet, you’re in luck; djonesgirl was kind enough to include the pattern […]

Fiber Thursday: Giant Crochet Donut with Pattern!

Mmmmm donuts! Craving a giant donut but don’t need a sugar rush? Why not crochet a giant donut pillow! Djonesgirl shared her free pattern to fulfill all your giant crochet donut needs. You can make your own with the full pattern here:

As Seen on TV: Arrested Development

While we sit and wait patiently for the Arrested Development movie that may or may not ever happen, let’s take a moment to look at all the amazing Arrested Development crafts on Craftster! This stenciled Buster pillow is just one of many. You can find it here: You can see more great crafts by […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: How To Make A Photo Pillow

If you have a great photo, do what SpunK did and make a pillow using the image! Use photos of someone’s children or pets, or if you’re making this for a family member, old family photos would be ideal. To view the post on Craftster, click here. PREVIOUS GIFT IDEAS Patchwork Scarf Photo Bookmark Felt […]

Manic Monday: Embroidered and Tatted Pillow

Now you may not think this little pillow looks like much. In fact you may have glossed over it in the forums. But when you read how much of this was made by hand, you may take a second look! That lacey edging around the pillow looks like purchased trim. No big deal, right? Well, […]