Sunday, November 21, 2010

P is for Pillow Placement

The ABC’s of window treatments

One of my favorite rooms to sew for has to be the bedroom because not only do I make window coverings but I also get to make bedding.  I’ve already written a post about pillows but today I wanted to talk about all the different arrangements for the pillows on your bed.

Five 22” + one 18”……………


Three 24” + two king + rectangle……………


Two queens + long rectangle………………


Two euro + two queen + one rectangle………….

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                                             Image via Decor Pad

Three euro + two king…………..

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                                            Image via Decor Pad

Two king + two 18” + neckroll…………….


I like all of these but I personally prefer two queen shams and one throw pillow.  I’m happy as long as it doesn’t take too long to make the bed.  How long do you think this bed takes to make ?


                           Image via Cote de Texas

Too long !


jenfitchstyle said...

totally agree! i want decorative pillows, but also want to know where they all live at night! i can't bear the idea of throwing them all ont he floor.

Absolutely Ladylike said...

Oh I can't have enough pillows...I just love them too much. They're make every place so soft and cozy. Beautiful selection.

Happy Monday, cheers: Evi

ps: Thanks a lot for the nice comment about my photos dear means a lot :-)

The Zhush said...

I'm with you! I love a pretty bed, as long as its easy and quick to make! Great post!

pk @ Room Remix said...

Great post, Tammy! That last one is pretty but having to fix all those pillows every day would put me over the edge. :-)

aneyefordetail said...

We use two regular size pillows each, and one 18"! Very easy to make. No, I can't imagine having to pick up all those pillows off the floor every day!
Tammy: I am in heaven down here...maybe heading over to Crabtree later today to explore!Can't wait...

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

I love pillows and you've just reinforced that, Tammy! said...

I love pillows and used to have more decorative ones...Recently I got some new bedding from PB. Now I do a more casual look... I fold my sheet down over the turned back comforter. I pile all 4 of our sleeping pillows on with 2 queen shams over them. I KNOW I need one more in the center to balance them out, but I just haven't had time to make one... Maybe after Thanksgiving :)

pk @ Room Remix said...

Happy Thanksgiving, Tammy!

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