Groovy Tie-Dye Pillows
Pillows are a great way to express your personality in an otherwise utilitarian space. These groovy tie-dye designs are simply made with white cotton dipped in fabric dye. For the pink design, fold the fabric in quarters, twist it, and leave it in pink dye for about 5 minutes. For the blue design, fold the fabric in half, dip the folded half (the center) for 2 seconds, then lay the other sides in the dye for 10-15 minutes.
Polka-Dot and Sunburst Pillows
Paint transforms plain-Jane pillow covers. Slip cardboard inside the case while painting to prevent paint from bleeding through. For the sunburst design, tape off desired angles. Apply paint to fabric using a stencil brush. Remove tape when paint is dry. The polka-dot pillow uses five fabric paints and foam dabbers. Start with the largest dabber and work to the smallest, pressing straight down to apply the color evenly.