My Little C (4 years old) is quite the fashionista and decorator already.
Her favourite colour is dark purple, and the second runner up is hot pink.
For her new room in our new house, she requested that it be her favourite colours. I convinced her to throw a bit of turquoise in the scheme, and we agreed upon a purple, hot pink and turquoise bedroom decorated in hearts and flowers. What a girl!
For starters, I’ve made these simple pillow covers out of faux fur and a wonderful ribbon rosette fabric I found from Fabric.com. Both of these pillows look expensive and complex, but all I did was follow my old standby method to make simple throw pillow covers.
What makes these DIY pillows look so special when they’re really quite easy to sew is the fun fabric! For the faux fur ones, I just used the fur on one side and used a plain broadcloth on the other. The satin ribbon rosette fabric is so lovely – it has so much texture and it looks like I could have fashioned the rosettes by hand (but I didn’t – so easy)!
Purple & hot pink striped shag faux fur fabric: Fun Shag Faux Fur Ribbon Stripes Hot Pink/Purple
Purple ribbon rosette fabric: Splenda Satin Ribbon Rosette Plum
The best thing about having a mom who’s currently obsessed with sewing pillow covers? Pillow forts!
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