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DIY: Make a Designer-Look Pillow Sham
Give a sofa or bed a high-end touch in about an hour with low-cost materials — if you don't tell, they'll never know
"Greek key pillow shams — they can stand alone or mix with other patterns, since the simple... designer sham can set you back about $50 to $100, which adds up quickly if you're planning... pretty pillows. Pick up a few simple materials, and you can make your own in an hour... decorative pillows at home! Clever lady!! I've done it and I love it. Love it! And they... these pillows. Thanks Sarah! What a great idea. Does ironing while the painters tape..."
9 Pointers for Perfectly Styled Pillows
If your bed is awash in an endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines are tailor made for you
"endless pillow sea, or your couch's bolster is deflated with loneliness, these guidelines... throw-pillow rules: what the guidelines are for pillow numbers, pillow placement... so many pillows that you could swim in them. Or the sofas with so many pillows that... placement and pillow selection for color and texture. I certainly empathize with all of you... throw-pillow buyers; it's hard to resist that find at the discount store that goes..."
Great Color: Soothing Blue Gray in the Bedroom
"and some blues ordinary. But put them together in the right combination and you have... painted blue-gray. When you retreat to such a sanctuary after a busy day, it welcomes... accent with blue linen and white furniture. I'm excited and love this color combo! I painted... bedroom a blue gray. The color has a tad bit of a lavendar undertone to it. I painted... in this blue gray it is so peaceful and restful. The color is by Devine paints called..."
Guest Picks: 20 Spring Pillow Covers
"affordable pillow covers to update your space... Slip a pillow cover onto an existing pillow and avoid shelling out the money for another... temporary pillow covers to add bright color and pattern to sofas, chairs and beds. Take... blossoms and blue skies and opt for greens, oranges, pinks, reds and teals. From modern... another pillow form. The just switch out covers as your mood — or the weather — changes... these pillows! It's so great to see so much creativity at etsy, a fab source for..."
The Secret Formula for Perfect Pillow Arrangements
For a polished look on sofas and beds every time, keep this simple ratio for pillow arranging in mind
"ratio for pillow arranging in mind... square pillows of one size and pattern on the ends, two smaller pillows in a different... throw pillows, I'm a steadfast believer in the 2-2-1 ratio. It's a straightforward... rectangular pillow for the center. The graduated sizing creates height intrigue, while... sofa with blue and white pillows and pumpkin colored throw has a pillow arrangement that... arrange the pillows. Wow..the 'pillow chop' is still in heavy use! I knew there had to..."
Here's How to Master the Throw-Pillow Mix
"throw pillow mix is not rocket science. While I've broken some of these masterful... throw pillow combinations that run from "I can do that!" to "don't try this at home... two pillows for the couch, and 1 pillow for the chair. Should the pillows on the couch... I've got "pillow passion, too." Very few pillows I've met that I don't like... franki... choice pillows. @Becky - You only live once, use the expensive pillows for your head..."
One Easy Piece: The Bolster Pillow
"bolster pillow is one such object. While there are many ready-made bolsters on the... bolster pillows to make a big impact.... ordinary bed pillows which will take on the shape of the outer casing - it's hard to find... king-sized pillow case. Lay case flat, add bolster form lengthwise and roll the pillowcase... pillows we use. A patterned bolster added to plain shams may be all you need. Tip:... throw pillows are required. Next: More photos of bolster pillows This designer..."
"throw pillows that measure between 18 and 24 inches across. A few big pillows,... using two pillows on one end of your sofa, and one pillow on the other end. Have fun... throw pillows: How to Decorate with Throw Pillows... throw pillows (or not using them at all) can have the same affect on your sofa.... throw pillows you could use based on your particular design style... For a traditional... large pillows that measure between 20 and 22 inches across. Position them on each..."
Color Commitment Issues? Just Throw In a Pillow
You don't need to go big or permanent to go bold with color in your rooms; you only need to master the easy art of the toss
"well-placed pillows. A trick: Use that expensive fabric on the front of the pillow only... throw pillows. Sure, even they can seem daunting and at times get messy, but on a... endly pillows with a little hunting. You can also turn the look up a notch with... customized pillows. Splurge on a yard or two of that fabric you absolutely love, and use... limiting pillows on the bed. Nine seems to violate the rule. I am a throw pillow multiple..."
Pillow Talk: Learn the Lingo of Cushions
Don't get boxed in between just square and round — get to know the wider world of cushion options for padding for your pad
"s and pillows in any space introduce color, texture and form — all vital design elements... don't use pillows with shiny fabric, instead use pillows with corduroy or a similar "rough"... block-pillow-cover-16x16 thanks for this pillow 101 idea book! I am a happy pillow... throw pillows. Yes, they're nice and they can make or break a "look" - but seriously... Throw pillows with bold colors and patterns are a great way of putting accent in..."
Pile On the Pillows and Blankets for Fall and Winter Warmth
"throw pillows and blankets, which will boost comfort without a lot of cost. Below... get the pillow-making urge and inevitably find that the new pillows play well together... well-placed pillows and throws, and thought immediately of this installation by Andrew... displays of pillows we see tend to be several too many for daily living. Others may have... (few) pillows of which sizes to put where for comfort and function in the living..."
Catch a Splash of Ocean Blue This Summer
Dip a toe into cobalt or take on turquoise at full blast for rooms that soothe, energize and feel as breezy as the beach
"easy as a pillow change, fresh paint or a few new chairs. Actually, some of my favorite... color is blue, sky blue, ocean blue, true blue, but for some reason I seem to be allergic... robins egg blue. I still say I love pink. my bathroom is white and blue too. blue... ocean blues. I painted my bedroom walls Tiffany blue...it makes me smile every time... ocean blues: The Aegean room with several different shades of blue and the red end..."
Periwinkle: Playing With Blue-Violet
"Lavender Blue? Blue Violet? Either Way, Periwinkle Blossoms Inside... in the “blue-violet” family. It’s also referred to as “lavender blue,” as well as... from gray-blue hues to bold lavenders in determination to identify periwinkle, I can... between blue and purple — whether you see them as periwinkle or not, I guarantee you’ll... as more blue than violet. I still love the color, especially in that gorgeous bathroom..."
Dreaming in Color: 10 Beautiful Blue Bedrooms
"see why blue can be the perfect hue in your bedroom... turn to blue. Soft blues with a touch of green or gray remind us of the sea and sky... transcendent blue bedrooms on Houzz along with some tips for how to use blue in your own... Bolder blues such as aqua, turquoise and cobalt have a fun, youthful vibrancy and... with zero blue in my house. No blue bedroom but I love blue glass. I use it in my mosaics... costa rica blue Would be nice if photos had paint colors Greek blues with sea and sky..."
Color Guide: How to Use Navy Blue
"steadfast navy blue can ground a room, but it still knows how to have a good time... darkest blue and in its true form appears almost black. It gets its name from the uniforms... about blue in east facing room; I have heard blue should be in south or west facing... the navy blue with the gorgeous teal sofa. I don't like mixing turquoise and blue.... love navy blue color!! Of course, am a sailor ;)! What color blue paint is this by Benjamin..."