Welcome To The 132nd Masterpiece Monday!

Hi! 
I just wanted to say thank you for all of the sweet comments you guys always leave for me.  I love reading your comments and It always makes my day to read each and every one!

 This weeks masterpiece is a bench pillow I made.  It's not just any bench though.....it's the bench my hubby sits in to barbecue. It's his relax-alone-and-ponder-while-grilling-bench.  I thought I'd make it more comfy.
 I found this duvet at a yard sale for 5 dollars.  The grey color is perfect for the barbecue area, since it gets smokey and ashy everywhere. I already had the big, long pillow, that I've been trying to figure out what to do with. All I had to do was shorten the duvet. It already has a button closure on one end to slip the pillow in and out.  
 Viola! Very cushy and comfy. And my husband loves it! It was so easy too and less expensive than buying material and the buttons were already done, which would have been the most time consuming part. 
Boogieboard Cottage
I'm linking this week to The Scoop at Confessions Of A Plate Addict
1. PLEASE. LINK. BACK.
2. Feel free to link up any of your masterpiece's whether they're crafts, recipes, decor, thrifty finds, etc. (Please no direct links to etsy).
3. PLEASE. LINK. BACK. PLEASE.


Most of all, have fun!
..: Welcome To The 132nd Masterpiece Monday!

Saturday, July 13

Welcome To The 132nd Masterpiece Monday!

Hi! 
I just wanted to say thank you for all of the sweet comments you guys always leave for me.  I love reading your comments and It always makes my day to read each and every one!

 This weeks masterpiece is a bench pillow I made.  It's not just any bench though.....it's the bench my hubby sits in to barbecue. It's his relax-alone-and-ponder-while-grilling-bench.  I thought I'd make it more comfy.
 I found this duvet at a yard sale for 5 dollars.  The grey color is perfect for the barbecue area, since it gets smokey and ashy everywhere. I already had the big, long pillow, that I've been trying to figure out what to do with. All I had to do was shorten the duvet. It already has a button closure on one end to slip the pillow in and out.  
 Viola! Very cushy and comfy. And my husband loves it! It was so easy too and less expensive than buying material and the buttons were already done, which would have been the most time consuming part. 
Boogieboard Cottage
I'm linking this week to The Scoop at Confessions Of A Plate Addict
1. PLEASE. LINK. BACK.
2. Feel free to link up any of your masterpiece's whether they're crafts, recipes, decor, thrifty finds, etc. (Please no direct links to etsy).
3. PLEASE. LINK. BACK. PLEASE.


Most of all, have fun!

19 Comments:

At July 13, 2013 at 8:23 PM , Blogger Tuula @ The Thrifty Rebel said...

Thanks so much for hosting the Party!

 
At July 14, 2013 at 3:52 AM , Blogger Michele @ The Nest at Finch Rest said...

Comfy for the win!

Thank you for hosting, I finally joined your linky party - something wonderful my hubs made for me! It is a masterpiece to me! : - )

Have a great day - and thank you for hosting!

 
At July 14, 2013 at 7:07 AM , Blogger Poppy said...

Sure does look comfy and cushy! What a great way to recycle and I love how it looks on that cute bench:) Thanks for today's party and have a lovely weekend!Hugs,Poppy

 
At July 14, 2013 at 7:36 AM , Blogger Vintage French Hen said...

love your new duvet, I also purchase many of mine at the thrift store here in my home town as well. Thank you for hosting, I haven't posted anything in a long time, but I did this weekend so I am linking up to your little party! Thank you for hosting, Marcia

 
At July 14, 2013 at 7:42 AM , Blogger FABBY'S LIVING said...

I love duvets, they automatically change the look of any comforter! Yours is so pretty too. Thank you for the great Monday party, my friend. May you have a wonderful week ahead.
FABBY

 
At July 14, 2013 at 10:16 AM , Blogger Kathryn Ferguson Griffin said...

Thank you for hosting! Great job on the bench pillow...it looks so comfy! Have a happy week. Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse

 
At July 14, 2013 at 12:32 PM , Blogger Joy@aVintageGreen said...

The cushion looks comfy and is a great addition to your outside bench. Thanks for hosting. Have a great week.
Joy

 
At July 14, 2013 at 12:42 PM , Blogger Denise @ secondtimearoundfinds said...

Hi Mary, good find and update on the bench cushion. Thanks for hosting. Have a lovely week.
Denise

 
At July 14, 2013 at 1:43 PM , Blogger Debbie@Debbie-Dabble and A Debbie-Dabble Christmas said...

Mary,
Love the bench!! Thanks so much for hosting!!

Hugs,
Debbie

 
At July 14, 2013 at 3:25 PM , Anonymous debra @ HOMESPUN said...

Thanks for hosting and the bench is great! :)

 
At July 14, 2013 at 3:37 PM , Blogger Robin from highpointcircle.blogspot said...

Wonderful bench cover for the hubs and BBQ! I thought my post this week would tie into your blog well--it's an ocean scene I painted on a really ugly old canvas I repurposed.

 
At July 14, 2013 at 4:30 PM , Blogger Barb @ The Everyday Home said...

You found that duvet for $5????!!! OMG what a perfect bench cushion. I love the grey and the pattern.

Thanks for hosting!!! xxoo

 
At July 14, 2013 at 6:29 PM , Blogger Sarah said...

What a clever idea for a cushion! It does look comfy!

 
At July 14, 2013 at 7:14 PM , Blogger Rob Hunt said...

Thanks for hosting. Good BBQ seat !
Rob

 
At July 15, 2013 at 4:28 AM , Blogger 2CrochetHooks said...

Love your posts, love the cats, love the party! Thanks for hosting! :)

 
At July 15, 2013 at 5:42 AM , Blogger bj said...

Love this post....and thanks so much for hosting.

 
At July 15, 2013 at 7:15 AM , Blogger Patti@OldThingsNew said...

Hi Mary - What a great idea to use an old duvet as a cushion cover. Your husband must be supremely happy!
Thanks for hosting again this week and blessings to you,
Patti

 
At July 15, 2013 at 7:45 AM , Blogger Arani @ Add that Xtra in the Ordinary said...

Oh what a lovely idea for an upholstery cover.Thanks for hosting a lovely party,happily linking in.
Auro

 
At July 15, 2013 at 9:33 AM , Blogger Jeannie and Linda said...

Hi Mary. I love you bench cushion! What a clever idea to use something with the buttonholes already made! I do this with ruffles. Always buy those dated cotton ruffled curtains!
Thanks so much for hosting the party!

Jeannie and Linda at The French Hens Nest

 

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