Category Archives: Decorate with fabric

Cojines-decorados-con-yo-yo

Yo-yo decorated cushions

Cojines-decorados-con-yo-yo

I declare myself a fan of fabric yo-yos as they are a great resource to use the fabric leftovers and also are useful to make an innumerable amount of projects. Today we’ll see cushions decorated with yo-yo, to inspire you to join this trend.

Yo-yo cushions

If you still don’t know how to make recycled fabric yo-yos I recommend that you first practice making some before embarking on any project that includes them. While they are easy to make, it takes some practice to get them as symmetrical as possible which is necessary if you want to use multiple yo-yos. You can see some examples in Ideas for using yo-yos and How to make a yo-yo tablecloth from recycled fabric.

To decorate a cushion with a fabric yo-yo, the first thing you should think about is the design.

From there, choose the most suitable fabric (texture and color) to complement the cushion and then glue or sew the yo-yos to the cushion fabric.

As you can see there are different ways in which you can decorate a cushion with yo-yo, here we have some models:

il_fullxfull.447483780_5lxs-300x235

DSCN6713-300x230

Find the best T-shirt yarn for your projects in our virtual store!

city-sage-pillow

beige-yo-yo-pillow-300x225

6a00d8341c589653ef00e54f31316c8834-800wi-300x198

You can cover part of the cushion with the yo-yos in simple shapes like lines, rows, or circles.

Similarly, you can choose to cover the cushion completely with yo-yos. Try combining various sizes for a different visual effect!

pillowforms-300x201

IMGP2270-300x199

6a00e551e74f16883301053695574c970b

1-300x200

To achieve a cushion with an original look, go ahead and create designs that include fabric yo-yos either covering the entire cushion or using the yo-yos as a small decorative touch.

What do you think of this idea? Would you decorate the cushions in your house with fabric yo-yos?

T-shirtyarn.com is a web with a great variety of T-shirt yarn

If you´ve enjoyed this post please give it a Like and subscribe to our Newsletter!

Images: trapillo

Cómo-hacer-un-mantel-con-yo-yo-de-tela-reciclada

How to make placemats with recycled fabric yo-yos

Cómo-hacer-un-mantel-con-yo-yo-de-tela-reciclada

By now surely you’ve already practiced how to make recycled fabric yo-yos and that is why we are going to share some projects for you to make. Today we’ll tell you how to create these charming placemats for the dining room or kitchen table using only yo-yos. This is a great project to use scraps of fabric or upcycle clothes you no longer wear. Continue reading

Idea-para-decorar-un-cojín-con-tela-reciclada

How to make a cushion with recycled fabric

Idea-para-decorar-un-cojín-con-tela-reciclada

Many household objects can be made and decorated with t-shirt yarn, and cushions are one of the favorites to be intervened with this material. Today we’ll see an easy way for you to learn how to make a cushion with recycled fabric, so that you can give a new life to the cushions in your house. Continue reading

Ovejas-en-ganchillo

Crochet sheep

Ovejas-en-ganchillo

There are many fun and easy projects to crochet that are great for gifts or decorating your home. One of these projects is these crochet sheep that Lebenslustiger kindly provides us.

As you will realize it’s a fairly easy project to make and in a short time you’ll be able to make several of these sheep, which you can recreate in various colors. Continue reading

Portaretrato-decorado-con-tela-reciclada

Decorate a photo frame with recycled fabric

Portaretrato-decorado-con-tela-reciclada

If you want to renew a photo frame and give it a more personal touch the following tutorial is for you. Using a little piece of recycled fabric you can decorate a photo frame according to your tastes. You can do this project following the design that we propose or adapt it so that it has a different appearance (but using the same technique). Continue reading

133

Ideas and patterns to decorate the house with t-shirt yarn

133

These woven pot holders are really beautiful and -for those who know how to crochet- they are not difficult to make, in addition to the fact that they take just a little bit of material so are very cheap. A creative idea that shows us that there are infinite decorative objects we can weave with recycled fabric to decorate the house. Today we’ll see more ideas and crochet patterns to decorate. Adorable details that give personality and style to the environments of our home. Continue reading

110

Decorate recycled pencil holders, vases and jars with T-shirt yarn

110

A practical use of T-shirt yarn is to decorate pencil holders, vases or line glass jars to make containers for various uses: we can place fresh flowers in them or use them in the kitchen and bathroom. A simple project that doesn’t require much time and with these techniques we can weave useful ornaments in fabric for our home. Continue reading

SONY DSC

T-shirt yarn garlands

SONY DSC

Contrary to what you may think, garlands are not only an exclusive ornament to use at Christmas time but with a little imagination you can change their appearance to make a beautiful and original decoration for the door of your house in any season of the year. In fact, you can be inspired by the seasons to make a different garland and change the decoration of your doors whenever you want. Continue reading