Subway Art Pillow

I made this easy subway art pillow and you can too...I purchased iron on numbers from Hobby Lobby. I ironed them on a heavy twill light brown material. I then used my sewing machine to zigzag around each number so it would be secure and add texture. Each number has a soft fuzzy feel. I used brush fringe on the edges in colors of tan, green, and  deep red.
On the back of the pillow, I used coordinating fabric and made an overlap button closure. I think the pillow looks good from either side which makes it a more versatile pillow. The background has a more golden hue than in this picture. Terry

I am linking up to these parties:
Transformation Thrusday
Frugal Friday
Show and Tell Friday
Feathered Nest Friday
Saturday Nite Special
Sunday Showcase
Pillow Challenge @ CSI Project 


  1. Wow, Terry, I like both sides. It's like two pillows in one! Very pretty :D

    Ricki Jill

  2. Great job! So easy and simple...but
    full of style. Visiting from TT.

  3. thanks for stopping by type A and commenting, i just love your blog. i'm hosting a link party, it started yesterday, but it's still going on, i'd love you to join. http://typeadecorating.blogspot.com/2011/01/anything-goes-party-1-and-few.html

  4. LOVIN this subway art two-sided pillow! So versatile, from both the back to front then back again!

  5. Thank you again for the idea of painting the air vent. That is something we did at our house now and it really does make all the difference! When can you come and decorate?? lol...are you close to Kansas? ;)

  6. Hamina, hamina, hamina! I love the fabric on the back!!!!

  7. Gorgeous! I'm going to have to add this to my to do list! Thanks for sharing!

  8. I love the numbers turned all different directions!! And double sides = double function! Gotta love that! :)

  9. Beautiful job, as always!

  10. This is lovely. You have a great blog. I look forward to seeing you at My Dream Canvas:-)


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