Three pillows, very easy to make, which covers have no buttons, no zipper … But are still removable!
I made these pillows for my friend Thierry… Yes he’s a guy… So it’s really not sure he’ll wash his pillow covers someday ^ ^. But if he feels the urge to do so, it’s best if there are the least possible obstacles (buttons, zips, …) between the covers and the washing machine!
These are simple wrapped covers, made from just one rectangle of fabric with a few straight stitch lines : simple and quick to make !
The tutorial is already on my French blog, I’ll be translating it soon.
All 3 fabrics are from the Salt Water by Tula Pink collection, bought at Hawthrone Threads.
I loveeee them (especially the one with the octopus) and I struggled to use them to make something for someone else…. Even if I bought the fabrics especially for Thierry.
So, why did I picked these fabrics for Thierry?… Warning : this is the “I’m-a-grown-up-with-geek-teenager-hobbies” moment !
You should know that Thierry is our GM (= Game Master = the one who leads the scenario in a role playing game) for Cthulhu (= mystery game set in the 20’s, inspired by the books of HP Lovecraft, where the big bad guy is Cthulhu : kind of a giant octopus *).
Illustrations of Cthulhu on Google Images.
So when I saw the octopus print, I immediately thought of him. Plus the print is lovely (even if you’re not a 40 years old who still plays Role Playing Games).
*Well… hum… This is a shortcut and reading this, it might seem… Hum… Well… Anyway…
Warning do not watch the previous picture for too long ! It stings the eyes ! Hopefully it does not sting as much when you see it in person.