For today's post I thought I'd share an easy project I did a few months ago as part of a Relief Society church activity. We made these monogrammed burlap pillows:
The burlap was cut to size and sewn into a pillow case, envelope style.
Freezer paper with the initial cut out (using a Silhouette or Circuit) was ironed onto the burlap.
Using acrylic paint, the initial was painted. There was a paper on the inside of the pillow case so the paint didn't bleed through to the back of the pillow case.
Once the paint was dry, remove the freezer paper, stuff with an old pillow or stuffing/batting.
I put mine in the dining room on this old bench. I love how it adds a bit of rustic to the space.
I made one for my sister too, just used a different type of stencil.
So easy and so cute.
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