Painted Pillow using FrogTape Chevron Pattern

October 18, 2013

Painted Pillow using FrogTape Chevron Pattern by @Jenna_Burger,

This post brought to you by FrogTape brand painter’s tape. All opinions are 100% mine. So a few months ago I'm standing at the paint counter waiting for a new color to be mixed for some project I was working on at the time (honestly, I have no memory of what it was) and looked over to see something very cool - I even shared a pic of it on instagram.  One of my favorite companies FrogTape (the same company who's painters tape I used for my chalkboard wall) had a new product.  I was intrigued at first glance. The cool new product is their same painters tape technology (first edge treated … [Read more...]

Ombre Halloween Pillow with RIT Dye

September 27, 2012

Ombre Halloween Pillow Using RIT Liquid Dye, via

Halloween is just a few short weeks away and even though I've already decorated for Fall, I wanted to spice it up with some Halloween accents.  My favorite, inexpensive way to do that is with pillows. I recently was lucky enough to get my hands on RIT Dye and thought an ombre design with a few spooky elements would fit the bill just perfectly. Let me start by saying I have NEVER used liquid dye before and was a little apprehensive, but honestly it was really easy and fun to add a bit of color to a plain ole' piece of fabric. Here are all the colors I received for the project and … [Read more...]

{Tutorial} Personalized Envelope Pillow

May 30, 2011

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I hope you had a wonderful long weekend!  Mine was filled with BBQs, relaxation, spending time with family, and remembering those who have fought and are fighting for our country!  How did you spend this holiday weekend? Now let me share with you, what I've been up to..... Using my favorite new material - - drop cloth - - I created this stylish, yet simple envelope-style pillow, then stenciled the initial of our last name on the front.   To be honest with you, I’m usually not a monogram-type person, but I have to say, I truly enjoy seeing this cute pillow showcasing our family … [Read more...]