Frozen pillowcases

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Last week, I accidentally wrecked one of my daughter’s throw pillows in the washing machine. So we went looking for fabric to make some pillowcases for the pillows (sewn back up but not cute any more), and found this Frozen fleece remnant. So cute.
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The pillowcases of course led to making matching pillows and a “blanket” (rectangle of fleece, LOL) for her doll out of the scraps.

I got some other material to make Valentine’s day pillowcases for our living room, but that’s for a later day!

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Appliqued spring pillows

easter-pillows

One of my aunts has been making home decor pillowcases for different seasons for a few years, and has sent me several, which I have gladly used to brighten up our living room for holidays from Christmas to Halloween to the Fourth of July.

However, she had not given me any spring pillowcases (I’m not calling these “Easter” pillowcases as I intend to leave them out all spring), so I set about making some for myself. I got a half yard of each of these fun coordinating fabrics (So St. Croix Carla Dot  in brown and aqua, along with Pin Dot in Hot Pink) from Fabric.com, and used my favorite envelope pillowcase tutorial as a base.

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