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DIY Latitude and Longitude Pillow – Santa’s House

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Hey y’all…we don’t know about you, but it seems like around this time of year our minds are on full time Christmas mode. We absolutely love this season and are always thinking of new Christmas crafts we can do for our homes that are unique and fun. We thought of a great DIY pillow that has the latitude and longitude coordinates of Santa’s House at the North Pole and we’re so excited to share it with you today.

Today we are also participating in Home for Christmas with a fun blog hop hosted by Hometalk.com and Country Living.com!

Home for Christmas tour

Now, let’s get crafty! The first thing we did was use chipboard letters and stencils to determine the lettering size to fit on the pillow form.

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Then we lightly traced the letters with pencil and then started to fill in the letters with red craft paint and gray chalk paint.

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Confession, we can’t believe that this has been in our craft stash for years and have never used it! What were we thinking? This takes iron-on graphics to new heights.  It’s super simple to use and gives clean, crisp graphics.

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How adorable is this Santa that we found on Graphics Fairy?

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We opted to go the easy no-sew route with our pillows and used Heat and Bond tape.

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We think the pillow is adorable and are so happy with how it turned out!

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Santa looks cozy on the porch swing…

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…ready to greet holiday visitors.

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Santa's House Collage

Santa is a great addition to our Christmas decor and now you know how to get to the North Pole 🙂

For more great DIY Home for Christmas Ideas, check out all the great blogs below that are participating in the Home for Christmas party!

Ho Ho Ho and Merry Christmas!

XO~Vicki and Jenn

30 Comments

  1. The pillow is adorable and the sack too. They are wonderful additions to any Christmas decor but I really love the color combination which seems to have a nice homey country feel.

    1. Thank you so much Patti! We love the colors too…also, we got the present sack for a great deal at TJ Maxx 🙂

    1. We know, there are so many great posts…including yours Kim 🙂 Can’t wait to have some more time today to look at everyone’s.

  2. Too cute! Love this idea and how easy it is to make too. Hugs, CoCo

  3. Oh my word. That is so cute! I would totally buy that pillow. Thanks for the tutorial!

  4. What a great pillow and I love the sak. It’s a great idea to use for a gift for sure. Lovely!

  5. This pillow is fabulous!! I LOVE it and the cute gift bag is brilliant too. You ladies are an inspiration. Have a great day, Lisa

  6. You guys come up with the greatest ideas! I love your Santa pillows and that adorable Santa sack. I have Leslie Tap paper in my stash too that I’ve never used. Time to think about putting it to good use. Pinned your pillow to my Holiday Decorating board to share 🙂

  7. I’ve never used transfer paper but definitely want to try it someday. Your porch is simply adorable with the swing, pillow, and bag. Thanks for sharing it over at our Inspired by You party!

  8. Oh my gosh what a darling pillow and so easy to make!

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