Painted Pillow

        Remember how I won a stencil of my choice from Cutting Edge Stencils?  In case you didn’t know, I won a $50 credit for a stencil of my choice from Cutting Edge Stencils curteousy of Chic on a Shoestring Decorating Blog (thank you very much!) so I received my stencil this week.  I choose the Casablanca wall stencil and I am already lovin’ it!  It may be a little while until I will have time to use it some walls I have been eyeing up in my house.  I had been curious to try to paint some pillows so I decided this would be a great opportunity to test it out!  The stencil is just awesome and I had fun with it today.  I had heard you could paint on  pillows, but I needed to see it to believe it.  So here is the proof!  I stenciled this pillow with paint.  All you have to do is the iron the paint to set the paint and this supposedly makes the paint washable.  Isn’t that something?  I am so excited about this as I love paint and the concept of painting pillows is just too much fun.  So, without further ado, have a look at what I created:
 I think it super cute.  I am pleased with how it turned out.  I think this is the favorite pillow I have made thus far.  As for painting pillows… who knew?  A whole new world has just opened up to me!  Paint is just an amzing thing!
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  1. I too have heard about painting on pillows and thought “what?!, really???” i’ve been wanting to try it and with hearing about your great success I’m def inspired to do so!!! :D it wont let me open the pics says “forbidden” :( i’m anxious to see your results! I’m sure it looks great though!!! stay safe!! <3 BeLove

  2. nice job! I’ve also painted a pillow before, but I love this print! Congrats on winning the stencil!!

  3. I LOVE this! I am really wanting to do something like this soon.

    I hope you’ll link this up to Show & Share on Wednesday!

  4. neat idea and your pillow looks great!
    Love the color.

    God bless,
    d from homehaven nestled in the kansas flinthills

  5. wow!! that looks amazing!!! i LOVE it! what type of paint did you use?? This might be a silly question but was the pillow already stuffed when you painted it? or did you paint it, then put it together?? just trying to figure out how you ironed it to set the paint. Thanks! i pinned this! :D http://pinterest.com/pin/145327873/

  6. Such a great pattern you picked. Super nice job! Bravo!

    HMM!

    love,kelee

  7. I love the design and the color – so cute!

  8. Beautiful and I love the color! Thanks for linking up
    Emily
    domesticdeadline.blogspot.com

  9. How cute is this? I love it! Great job and fun stencil!

  10. It looks great.

  11. FABULOUS…love it love it LOVE IT!!

  12. LOVE IT!!!! I would love you to link up at Tell me Tuesday!!!
    thanks
    ash

  13. What a great idea to get exactly what you want in pattern and color!

  14. Great idea! Love the color!

  15. I love this! I’ve been wanting to do it. Did it make the pillow feel stiff though?

  16. great job! I love the colors!

  17. This wonderful post totally contributed to the blog party’s success! Thanks for linking up at Creative Bloggers’ Party & Hop :)

  18. Oh wow this is amazing! I should be painting my pillows now! Great job with the stencil.

    designpardeux.com

  19. Soooo PRETTY…love the color!!! Thanks for sharing her at NTT!

    Blessings,
    Linda

  20. Hi-just stopped by to let you know I’m featuring your adorable pillow on my blog today! Claire

  21. That is so pretty. Who knew you can paint a pillow. Thanks for sharing at wow.

  22. Hello Miss BeLOve!
    I painted the piece of fabric before I sewed it and stuffed it. I also ironed it before stuffing and sewing as well. Hope that helps! And any old paint will likely do! Spray paint would be fun to try!
    Stacey

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