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Learn how to make a personalized designer pillow using photographs or prints, transfer paper and fabric. Heather Shaw, a textile designer and owner of pi’lo, demonstrates how it’s done.

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Materials/Equipment: inspiration image scissors iron cotton fabric transfer paper organza (silk) embroidery thread needle felt heftier fabric for pillow front (upholstery weight fabric or linen) sewing machine thread two pieces of linen (for the backing) Heather Shaw is a textile designer and owner of pi’lo, a small Toronto based business that makes simple heirloom accessories for the home Site: www.pilo.ca Blog: www.pilo.typepad.com Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/pilosale

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In This Episode

Get living room, dining room and kitchen design tips as designer John Barnwell tours a hip and contemporary two-storey house. The home artfully combines modern furniture, traditional accents, custom cabinets and more. Design editor Cameron MacNeil explains how to turn a ho-hum bathroom into a high-end space using only paint, modern hardware and chic accessories. Plus, Heather Shaw, a textile designer and owner of pi’lo, demonstrates how to make a personalized designer pillow using photographs or prints, transfer paper and fabric.

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Materials/Equipment: inspiration image scissors iron cotton fabric transfer paper organza (silk) embroidery thread needle felt heftier fabric for pillow front (upholstery weight fabric or linen) sewing machine thread two pieces of linen (for the backing) Heather Shaw is a textile designer and owner of pi’lo, a small Toronto based business that makes simple heirloom accessories for the home Site: www.pilo.ca Blog: www.pilo.typepad.com Shop: www.etsy.com/shop/pilosale

Credits

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Lynda Reeves

DIRECTOR TV PRODUCTION & ONLINE VIDEO

Sheri Graham Delagran

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jason Stickley

SEGMENT PRODUCER

Ryan Louis

EDITORS

Patrick Malone
Erin Gulas

DIGITAL DIRECTOR

Michael Zimmermann

ONLINE DESIGNER

Julie Aubie

Runtime: 5:34
Released: June 27, 2010
Featuring: Heather Shaw
Channel: DIY