Old knit sweaters and men's flannel shirts that have been retired from your wardrobe can be given new life again as throw pillows. This trio of repurposed apparel includes a cable-knit sweater as well as a pinstriped button-up and a woodsy plaid flannel.
Add warm, menswear-inspired appeal to your bed pillows this winter with quick and easy slipcovers made from old sweaters and button-up shirts. You need a needle and thread, pillow inserts, fabric and your imagination to complete this fun project.
The long passage leading from the foyer to the dining room is broken up with a built-in bench that provides extra seating for large dinner parties. The button-tufted cushion is topped with plump damask pillows that complement the pearly wallpaper.
A white painted headboard with turned posts in a room with palm-green walls brings a cottage feel to this room. Brown buttons on the menswear inspired throw pillow picks up the color of the brown bedspread and a tropical print pillow brings a touch of the islands.
Button tufting gets a modern update in this California breakfast room. Striped fabric on the chair back and throw pillows is a nice visual tie-in, and a lampshade-style pendant is stylish and functional. The dark wooden table provides a nice contrast to the light, neutral color palette and gray walls.
A curved, modular, button-tufted settee serves as a roomy banquette in this contemporary dining space. Striped fabric on the chair back and throw pillows is a nice visual tie-in, and a lampshade-style pendant is stylish and functional. A dark circular table provides good contrast against the light color scheme while complimenting the shape of the settee.