Since adding all of the blue with the settee in the living room, I've been wanting to bring a bit of warmth back into our color scheme and have been on the look-out for a nice rusty-red "terracotta" color fabric.
Here's what our living room was looking like before:
|Nice, but kind of bland - needs a pop of color!|
I made these slipcovers for the two neutral-colored pillows that originally came with our couch. It took me about 2 hours, but that was because I was figuring out the process as I went....aaaand was distracted by the good 'ol Robin Hood: Men in Tights playing as I worked. So y'all could probably knock these off in no time!
*Note: If you wish to make a slipcover that has different fabric on each side of the pillow, you'll want to use this tute by the Wonder Forest.
So go ahead, experiment with colors and patterns with your pillows and liven up your room! :)
In case you're one of the astute who noticed it, there is also a brown throw on the settee now. Adding this throw (it was marked down from $40 to $6!) with brown and orange-red woven through it perfectly continues the room's colors and adds some warm coloring as well to the settee - throws are another great and versatile piece to play with!
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