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Giant lips Pillow

This is a super easy pillow to make! The secret to the awesomenss is glittery vinyl from Expressions Vinyl (and I have a giveaway at the bottom so you can win some for yourself!) giant lip pillow--fun diy for a teen bedroom. Made with expressions vinyl giant lip pillow made with iron on vinyl When cutting heat transfer you cut on the back side–So if you have an image with words or needs to go a certain direction you will need to flip it horizontally (mirror image) Luckily the lips look good either way! glitter heat transfer After you cut you pull off the vinyl that aren’t part of the design. weed away the vinyl Before you put on your fabric–IRON! It gets out moisture and wrinkles! Wrinkles can ruin a good project!  iron the fabric I laid my lips with about a 3 inch edge of white so I could cut around and have room to sew my pillow! space away from edge (I wanted to mention: After pulling off the excess vinyl it will leave a couple glittery dots to the plastic sheet. These will NOT iron on to your project! They will stay on the carrier sheet! ) glitter specks Then iron! PRESS in each spot for 15 seconds and then move to another spot (My iron has 1-6 settings–6 being the hottest. I put my iron on 3!) I always start low then if it’s not getting a good stick you can raise the temp! The plastic sheet is safe to iron directly on –that’s its purpose! If the iron is too hot it will pucker the carrier sheet! iron on vinyl pressing Then peel off the plastic sheet. The glitter heat transfer vinyl is a hot or cold peel…which means you can reveal your design as soon as you want! peel up carrier sheet I had this fun xoxo paper punch from Fiskars--and thought a little xo would be fun on the lips! (You can’t layer glitter vinyl–wish I would have though ahead and punched out an xoxo in the pink and then add in the silver (like a puzzle piece.) fiskars xoxo stamp punch Iron it on the same and peel up the carrier sheet. valentines vinyl Now that the vinyl is done…let’s turn these giant lips into a  giant pillow! I took my fiskars scissors and cut around the lips leaving a 3 inch boarder. I cut out a front and back. fun how to pillow idea put right sides together and pin around. right sides together sew how to Make sure to leave an opening to stuff it with batting! (I love Fairfield World Poly fil!)
pin sides and stuff with batting

Turn it right side out…stuff and whipstitch it close! Such a cute throw pillow–perfect for the one you love this Valentines day! lips pillow fun giant pillow made with expressions vinyl-- a girl and a glue gun fun giant pillow perfect for a tween or teen room fun lip pillow for valentines day made with heat transfer vinyl

Now it’s your turn to score some awesome vinyl to Expressions Vinyl to make whatever you heart fancies!  a Rafflecopter giveaway

 

Make sure to check out these other fun Valentines vinyl ideas! heart pillow

 

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Valentines Mason jar from A pumpkin and a princess
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adorable heart eye emoji shirt Emoji-Shirt-Model (1) 2 different shirt options at Simply Designing! DIY-Valentines-Day-Shirts-09268

 

About Kimbo

Kimbo blogs at A girl and a glue gun--where she puts her hot glue gun to good use (as well as her vinyl cutter and sewing machine) She loves all crafts and is thrifty (the nice way to say she's cheap) So she is constantly trying to come up with fast and easy projects that won't break the bank! She lives in Idaho with her hot husband and 3 kiddos.