>Gray & White flower pouf pillow

>OK, I know. Another pillow? I think it’s all of this snow outside…I just want to be snuggling inside! Plus, once my sewing machine is out and set up, I want to use it before I get to my painting projects again 🙂

I had a lot of fun with this pillow…and it didn’t frustrate me nearly as much as the other pillows I’ve made recently!! Hooray!
I used fabric I had leftover from my re-upholstered chair, and I used a soft felt-ish fabric to make the “pouf” in the corner. I just love how girly and cute it is! And it was super easy to make the flower pouf…I loosely followed the directions from Brooke at All Things Thrifty (which is the blog who got me into making my own blog!!). The only thing I did differently was I cut out a circle of the white fabric to to size I wanted first, then sewed it onto the cover, and then sewed the “bunches” on top of that. And I used a lot more bunches than she did. I really am so happy with how it turned out! 🙂
Here’s some more shots:

And yes…I did another zipper! Ah-ha zippers! You do not scare me anymore!!

Just to show you what I deal with when I’m trying to take pretty pictures…

Haha I love that little boy 🙂

Yes, it’s going up on my Etsy shop! *UPDATE*- this got sold rather quickly…I’ll make more 🙂

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54 Responses to “>Gray & White flower pouf pillow”
  1. Lauren says:

    >I love love love that pillow! The flower detail is the best 🙂

  2. Loribeth says:

    >What gorgeous pillow!!! I love it!

  3. >It's beautiful! And I love that B wanted to be in the pic!

  4. >This is my favorite of the week! LOVE it!

  5. Megan says:

    >LOVEEEE it, Christina! I'm heading to Joann's as we speak to get fabric for a pillow for my friend's birthday. I need to look up how to do zippers- and that awesome flower! Is it felt?

  6. G and H says:

    >Gorgeous! Love the gray and the scale of the flower is perfect! I'm still a bit afraid of zippers myself. 🙂

  7. >How cute is that picture on your header of you, your man, & your dog. Love it!! This pillow is so beautiful too.Warmly, Michelle

  8. Aimee K. says:

    >Very cute – I love the swirlies on the fabric and how the flower looks {love them flowers like that}!

  9. AliLilly says:

    >GORGEOUS!! OH EM GEE!! I love it! and HEY! I used that SAME photo box method!! AND I have a little critter that gets in the way too!!! Check it out!http://alililly.blogspot.com/2010/07/photo-boxing.html OH and I'm your newest follower! 🙂

  10. >This is gorgeous!! Off to check out — and heart — your etsy shop! 🙂

  11. Amy says:

    >I love the gray fabric! And the pouf is perfect!xoxo,Amy

  12. Tonya says:

    >Love all the white & gray…first the desk…then the chair…now this cute & fabulous little pillow! I'm gonna be following you from now on!! Sooo cute!

  13. Allison says:

    >B-E-A-UTIFUL! Love it! Great job and I'm happy you conquered the zippers! Thanks for linking it up!

  14. >You did a great job! And the zipper looks sooo good!

  15. >So girly and gorgeous! I just recently learned to take on my sewing machine and I figured a pillow was a perfect place to start…I'm pretty sure you have given me my inspiration!

  16. >Your pillow is so gorgeous! I love the fabric and the flower!

  17. Katie says:

    >I love this pillow!!

  18. paige renee says:

    >I love this pillow! I also really love this fabric and the chair you redid using it. I have been looking for fabric to recover some chairs and this would be perfect. I'm going to have to start scouring JoAnns for it. 🙂

  19. Jenn says:

    >Oh, I absolutely LOVE that pillow! I am really into the grey right now and that felt pouf is so cute!

  20. Jill says:

    >That white pouf is fantastic!Thanks for linking this too!

  21. >Zippers are so intimidating. Yours turned out great! Love the fabric and the flower! Very cute!Take care,~Michelleshellsshabbyshack@blogspot.com

  22. Jennifer says:

    >Super cute! I love the fabric! and the Felt pouf flower is a great addition to the pillow! =)xoXOxoJenn @ Peas and Crayons

  23. >Very cute pillow. The flower is beautiful!

  24. Bella says:

    >I adore your pattern, and flower, the two work so well together. I also LOVE the zipper, and think it's fabulous. Your little doggy is too cute, and I'm so diggin your blog right now. I'm off to see more, he he. Bella :)If you get a chance I'd LOVE if you came to link up **AMaze me August**, my weekly party, REALLY hope I see you there!!!

  25. Haleyuns says:

    >I love this pillow!! I just decorated my bedroom in yellow, gray and white.

  26. Lacie says:

    >I loooove this! Beautiful creations like this make me want to learn to sew!

  27. Hilary says:

    >That pillow is ADORABLE! I am going to have to try that! So cute 🙂

  28. WobiSobi says:

    >This is beautiful!!love the gray!!!and white

  29. >Its a very cute pillow. Love it and love your dog as well!

  30. Michelle says:

    >Love your idea! It came out so cute! I am stopping over from Making the World Cuter and I am a new follower!Michellewww.landofthemisfittoyz.blogspot.com

  31. Kelli says:

    >It turned out beautiful!!xoxoKelli @ loveoursimplelife.blogspot.com

  32. Julie says:

    >Very nice! I'd love for you to come link up at Inspire Me Mondays @ Singing Three Little Birds!http://singingthreelittlebirds.blogspot.com/2011/01/inspire-me-mondays-2.html

  33. Elyssa B. says:

    >That pillow is ADORABLE!! I love the light gray paired with the bright white of the flower! AWESOME! =)

  34. >Love the color of the pillow and then the flower is icing on the cake!

  35. oops! says:

    >So Cute! I could use this pillow for a room make over I am doing!

  36. Mel Tales says:

    >BEEEE-utiful! I am so into gray right now! I LOVE this pillow! :o) Great job!

  37. Ruth says:

    >Super cute pillow. Love the flower and the fabric pattern.Ruth

  38. maleahbliss says:

    >This is so so SO pretty! I'd love for you to link up to my new linky party, Tute {Yourself} Tuesday!LittleEme.blogspot.comThe linky will be open until Wednesday evening. 🙂

  39. >LOVE the flower!!! It's so poofy I want to rub my face on it haha!

  40. >This is gorgeous!! It looks so classy and elegant!

  41. welcome says:

    >LOVE that pillow!! I wish zippers didn't scare me… one day.

  42. Elizabeth says:

    >Beautiful beautiful. Love the shade of the pillow.

  43. Allison says:

    >Already commented on this but still LOVE it! Thanks for linking this up as well!

  44. >Loving this pillow, I have been thinking of redecorating with grays in the bedroom, this would be perfect

  45. >This pillow is amazing! Thank you for linking up to "Amaze Me Monday" blog party!

  46. Chiara says:

    >I absolutely love this! It is a perfect balance of modern, with the fabric, and soft, with the pouf! I featured this post on my Friday Favorites this week. Thank you for sharing your beautiful creation!

  47. Chris says:

    >I am absolutely in love! The colors, the rosette–perfection! Thanks for sharing!

  48. Pam says:

    >This pillow is so lovely! I've featured you here on my lens: http://www.squidoo.com/poufs-puffs-and-lots-of-soft-stuff Following along now. Thanks for sharing your inspiring photos and ideas.

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