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Halloween & Harvest Pillows

By: Sherrie Ragsdale

Add a touch of spooky fun to your porch bench with this easy and fun pillow upcycled DIY!

At a Glance:

Project #16099 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz. - CS11218

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Licorice, 2 oz. - 2934

Number Needed: 1 $1.89
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Stencil Decor ® Brushes - Stencil Brush, 5/8" - 34058

Number Needed: 1 $3.79
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • 2 Black Pillows
  • Black and White Buffalo Plaid fabric
  • 3 different black and white small print fabric
  • Orange fabric
  • Font Printout
  • Plain paper
  • Craft Knife
  • Pencil
  • Transfer Paper
  • Scissors
  • Sewing Machine
  • Black Thread

instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1.  Cut a piece of buffalo plaid fabric to fit inside the front of one of the pillows.  Cut another piece of orange fabric that will fit inside the buffalo plaid fabric.
  2. Find a font that you like and transfer the letters to the plain paper in the order you would like for them to appear on the pillow. 
  3. Cut out the letters with a craft knife and place in the center of the orange fabric.  Stencil the letters in Black.
  4. Sew the orange fabric to the buffalo plaid and then the buffalo plaid to the pillow.
  5. For the bat pillow, find an image online for a bat pattern.  Apply the Fabric Mod Podge to the back of the 3 small black and white printed fabric.  Once dry place the bats on the back of the fabric and trace.  Cut out the bats and use the Fabric Mod Podge to adhere them to the pillow.

resources

Related Resources

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Mod Podge Mega Glitter FAQs

Mod Podge Mega Glitter FAQs

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Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer FAQs

Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer FAQs

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Mod Podge Ultra Frequently Asked Questions

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Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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