Monday, February 13, 2012

craft: diy outdoor monogram pillows

I love monogram pillows. Even our wedding had monogram pillows made with buttons (one of my favorite projects!) and used on adirondack chairs. But I can't bring myself to buy expensive pillows when I'm programmed to create. Here are two of my favorite blogs showing off some inspiration:


Now, I wish that the steps to making these pillows were also posted here, but my trigger-happy fingers deleted them off of the camera before downloading them to my computer. But check out the sweetest survival for her steps on getting these done. I was lucky and picked up this fabric in the discount bin and put down $1.50 for outdoor fabric, and a few cents for a sheet of felt in the children's craft section.



9 comments:

  1. Turned out so cute! I have been wanting to make that monogram pillow #1 FOREVER! One of these days I really will! Love the striped though!

    http://fitcraftystylishandhappy.blogspot.com/

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  2. Wonderful pillows! I always love monograms!! Would love for you to stop by and link up to the Tuesday To Do Party if you haven't already!
    Smiles!
    Jami
    www.blackberryvine.blogspot.com

    http://blackberryvine.blogspot.com/2012/02/tuesday-to-do-part-49-and-48-list.html

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  3. Saw your link over at serenity now. Love the pillows. The monograms add so much detail. Love! :)

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  4. These are great! I really love the color combo, too! Thanks for sharing them with us!

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  5. I LOVE these pillows and am inspired to make some too!
    I am going to be following you on Pinterest and Twitter to keep up with your blog.
    Sharon @ mrs. hines class

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  6. I LOVE these! Nautical, casual, and classic at the same time. I think I might have to go looking for outdoor fabric now. :)

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  7. LOVE!! I may have to copy this idea on my porch!! I'm pinning right now for future reference!!

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  8. These would look beautiful on my deck! Please stop over and share this project at Mix it up Monday:

    http://flourmewithlove.blogspot.com/2012/02/mix-it-up-monday_26.html

    I hope to see you soon:)

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    1. Thanks so much for sharing at Mix it up Monday :) I hope you'll stop back often!

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