I bought this basic pillowcase and pillow insert from Ikea. While it's nice and big at 26" across it's also boring to have a plain white pillow. So with some painter's tape and fabric paint I made this striped circular gradient effect.

Step 1: Prep pillowcase

To get the pillowcase ready, I put down several pieces of painter's tape across it like in the picture here. I also put a piece of cardboard inside for a better painting surface and to prevent paint from bleeding through to the other side.


I love it! Thanks for the instructable...I paint on pillowcases and pillows too!
Great idea. Makes it seem transparant...
It resembles an eye looking back at you. Awesome
Very nice.. and simple..!
Simple & clever!
Looks great.

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Bio: I like to make things for the internets. I also sell a pretty cool calendar at supamoto.co. You'll like it.
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