DIY Pillow Tutorial

We’re officially starting with the holiday decorating. But.. let’s be honest. As sophisticated, naturally-minded minimalist adults sometimes the snowmen pillows can get a little much, amiright?

So I started working on a winter-themed pillow that’s super easy but it’s classy and lends a festive touch to the season.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillow painting tutorial

What you need:

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

Gather your supplies.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

Lay out your pillowcase. *cough iron it cough*

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

Mentally take yourself back to elementary school and go to work on that stencil. I taped the corners down because I knew I would need several coats and wanted everything lined up right.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

And don’t forget to stuff your pillowcase!  Put paper, cardboard or plastic so that the paint doesn’t soak through to the back.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

And just.. dabble on the paint. It doesn’t have to be perfect, you can always go back and touch up spots later.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

 

Don’t remove the stencil until you’ve done you’ve done your second coat. Then once the second coat has dried you can touch up any rough spots.

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

Work out the kinks, add a few adornments…

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillowcase painting tutorial

And there you go!

A cute way to decorate for winter: pillow painting tutorial

Super classy and perfect for the holidays.

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