Make a Pillow Cover from Fabric Scraps

diy pillow cover

Have some fabric scraps that are too small for a sewing project? Make them into a cowhide pillow like Jessica from Décor Adventures did! Jessica used free fabric sample books to make a one-of-a-kind cowhide pillow, complete with zig-zag contrast stitching. I honestly adore the color and texture of Jessica’s pillow even more than her Ballard inspiration!

diy pillow cover

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Scrap Fabric Wall Art

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Chelsea at Making Home Base loves a good knock off. When she ran across some fabric scrap wall art from West Elm, Chelsea knew it would the perfect excuse to get her DIY on. All Chelsea had to do was grab an IKEA frame and make a quick trip to her scrap bin. This scrap buster project was not only cheap and simple, but it allowed Chelsea to create artwork that coordinates perfectly with her master bedroom.

West Elm Scrappy Wall Art Knock Off

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Ornament Table Runner

ballard inspired hanging ornament table runner

Vanessa from At the Picket Fence has made the official shift from fall to Christmas in her home with this Ballard-inspired table runner. The $15 price tag is much more palatable to my wallet than Ballard’s $79 asking price, and you may be able to whittle it down even more if you’ve got some drop cloth and fabric remnants on hand.  Isn’t it cute how the ornaments appear to be hanging off the table?

ballard inspired hanging ornament table runner

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Selvage Chevron Pillow

selvage strip chevron pillow

Jessica from Sew Homegrown wanted to creates a pillow for her living room that would add texture to the space. She decided on a colorful chevron design inspired by a West Elm pillow. Jessica threw her own spin on it by using strips of selvage fabric so her pillow also incorporates some typography. This is [...Read More]

Fabric-Wrapped Letter

Incorporating typography into décor has become crazy popular. It’s little wonder because there are about a jillion ways to create a look that fits your style. Emily from 52 Mantels created an eclectic display of letters for her laundry room that included a fun fabric-wrapped option. By combining different fabric colors and patterns, you can [...Read More]

Fabric Tree Art

This DIY artwork from Holly at Life as a Thrifter is great for using up of those fabric scraps. Holly gathered her scraps and  started cutting and gluing them onto a piece of burlap until she had an adorable bird and tree motif. Don’t you love projects that don’t require perfection? Honestly, stick straight lines [...Read More]