Changing Out Your Pillows for a New Look
Winter is almost over, and not a moment too soon! I have been hanging onto my Christmas cards and warm fuzzy pillows and throw (from Pier One). But, I have been feeling the Winter blues. So, I decided to make a quick change to the line up in our living room. (Hey, Pretty Handsome Guy, did you like how I used a football term?! ha, ha.)
By the way, speaking of Pretty Handsome Guy, today is his birthday! He’s the big 4-0! Woohoo! I have four months to tease him about being 40 until my counter ticks over too. Then I’ll have to shut up about it.
Okay, sorry for the diversion, back to the topic at hand, falling in love with your room by changing out pillows.
Sometimes falling in love with a room again is simply a matter of changing out your fabrics or pillows, throws, place mats, runners, a rug, etc. (Especially if you have an old couch that you are hiding under a slipcover.)
I had a few minutes without the kids the other day and suddenly found myself at the back of Steinmart in the pillow section. Within 15 minutes I had grabbed several discounted pillows and was running for the register before I had to pick up Pretty Handsome Boy #2. (Anyone else been in that mad dash to the register using up EVERY single minute before it is time to reclaim your children? Yeah, I figured I was the only one.)
When I got home, I performed transformation magic on the two chairs and sofa in our living room.
Oh – you eagle eye you – Yes, I know you just saw that pillow in the wingback chair above. I just moved it. FREE transformation Baby!
I love it, love it. Ready for a change, after recovering from a nasty fall I’m hoping to get out and shop.
How did you get your slipcover to look and fit so nicely? Mine looks crappy. Thanks!
What a difference it makes with just that little change. Happy Birthday to Pretty Handsome Guy.
I just changed out mine two weeks ago. I feel so much better. Great Blog!
Looks great!!! Pillows are one of my favorite things to change around. My mom called last night and told me she just made me a new one so looks like I’ll be updating pillows again soon! So much fun!
Everything look amazing!
Happy Birthday to your guy!
Happy 40th Bday Pretty Handsome Guy!! =)