Velvet is a timeless fabric that immediately gives any room and look a sophisticated touch and chic. It is very popular to decorate any room for fall or winter as it is also very calming and warm. It’s great to add texture to your interior. With autumn almost here, it’s high time to upgrade your interior with luxurious pieces of velvet, and today’s roundup is dedicated to them. We offer cool pieces of furniture and cushions made of velvet that spice up your rooms, take a look at them and get inspired!
The first roundup is for those who already have a proper piece of velvet furniture but are old or just not in the best shape. In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to repaint a piece of velvet furniture with paint, leaving the texture as it is. Watch a video tutorial and give your piece of velvet a new life and a chic and bold addition to your room.
Here’s another tutorial on how to make an old piece of velvet – here it’s a chair – brand new and fresh. If you don’t have an upholstery budget or the skills and time to do it, repaint. This tutorial shares all the secrets to making the chair amazing again and preserving the texture of the fabric. Even if your piece has diamond pads on it, there is still room for inspiration!
Create a bold decor statement for your home by painting the chair in half. The idea is to tape off part of the chair – make it vertical for a bolder and catchier look. Then paint one half of the chair in a contrasting color and voila – you have a really bold and modern statement. Enjoy!
If you don’t have a stylish piece of velvet for this fall and still want it, no problem! Take an ordinary sofa and reupholster it with beautiful velvet for a chic and bold look. This tutorial will teach you how to reupholster a sofa with stylish and bold velvet to make it amazing and trendy. Beautify your living room with a chic, jewel-colored velvet sofa!
All old chairs can get a super trendy and bright look if you re-upholster them with chic velvet. This project is going to teach you how to renovate old chairs with velvet of your choice – it’s a good idea even if the chairs are new but you’ve spoiled something and can’t clean them. Read how to make them brand new and cool, and freshen up your space with new velvet chairs.
This bold bench is on trend from every angle: it’s a color block piece which is a hot trend, it’s velvet which is another trend, it has needle legs that are also edgy and have jewel tones that are amazing for fall. What a beautiful piece! It’s a tall bench on metallic hairpin legs and features bold plum and blue-green velvet – an amazing item for many styles and decorations and for many rooms. Get inspired and do one.
Velvet is not just about large pieces of furniture, it can also be easily integrated into home decor, with small, soft accents here and there, for example cute geometric pillows. This bold velvet pillow is a modern color block piece in pink and plum. It adds texture and interest to any room, and a modern geometric shape adds even more.
Here’s a velvet pillow, it’s a bold and girly piece! The pillow is in the shape of lips and is light pink which I like a lot. If you too, girls, it’s time to make one out of pink velvet. Vary the color of velvet if you prefer other lipstick colors, or make several to change them up depending on your mood. Get inspired to add a glamorous touch to your room with these lips!
Make a pack of amazing pastel velvet pillows to upgrade your space with them and add cute little tassels on the corners for a boho feel. In this tutorial, you will learn how to sew several pillowcases from pastel colored velvet and attach ready-made tassels, or make them yourself and then attach them. Check out how to sew them and spice up your space with these cute accessories.
Here’s one more bold color block project – it will spice up any room with its bold hues. Go for bold jewel tones velvet, any color you like but keep it contrasting. Follow the instructions to make the geometric color block pillows easy, get inspired, and liven up your space with jewel tones for fall!
Make a bright color block of velvet semicircular pillow! Sew such a pillow from light and contrasting velvet of your choice by dividing it into sections as indicated in the tutorial. You can make multiple color block pieces in different shades to add interest to your space.
If you already have some velvet pillows but they’re still not light enough, read this project and make it a reality – it will show you how to spice up the pillows with light appliqués. You can choose them or even cut them out yourself and then add any style to the pillows. Get inspired!
Even though summer is coming to an end, it's still hot so we all need some refreshment. Cold and refreshing food is at the top - ice cream, cheesecake, iced tea and many other delicious things. If you want something more nutritious, you need a cold soup. There are many delicious recipes in different kitchens around the world. Let's check out the most delicious recipes that will inspire you to cook!
The cucumber and avocado marriage is great for keeping you updated. Apples are added here, but if you don't feel like mixing apples into the cold soup, just try it as a topping and see for yourself. Pieces of apple and cucumber add texture and freshness!
This delicious cream and cucumber soup can be made and enjoyed all week long. So you have to cook first, but the rest is easy. Use your favorite puree method and be rewarded with a refreshing summer soup that will make your guests faint. The soup must be prepared in advance, refrigerated for at least four hours, and then adjusted for seasoning. Food served cold requires more salt to taste than food served warm. A little bit of a hassle at first but well worth the effort and a great way to take advantage of the plentiful summer products.
If you like mint and have a chilled soup every now and then, you'll love mint pea soup! This recipe for a mint pea soup is made with a love tap. If you want to be hit on the head with mint just increase the amount by 2 teaspoons or so and you will have an experience with mint pea soup! This mint and pea soup is delicious served hot or chilled. It can be served in cute little cups as a party starter.
This chilled chickpea soup is everything you love about hummus in soup form. It's gluten-free and easy to make vegan (just leave out the feta). Plus, it's full of protein and calcium! You can definitely prepare both the soup and the topping and keep them in the refrigerator. The soup tends to thicken a bit as it cools. So just dilute them with a little more almond milk or water.
This green chilli soup with three onions is a delicious cold soup with a richness made from the use of three different types of onion and a little spice from roasted green chilli. For a bit of sweetness and crunch, this soup is topped off with a dash of sour cream and roasted pinons. Serve with a simple grilled cheddar and bacon cheese or your favorite for a full meal.
There is nothing more refreshing than a bowl of ice cold gazpacho. So when the temperatures are triple digits, don't sweat, make soup! Heirloom tomatoes are fruity, sweet and less acidic than regular tomatoes. A little olive oil loosens and enriches the puree, and a dash of sherry vinegar enlivens it.
This is refreshing and without cooking a delicious summer yogurt soup is required. Amazing recipe to prepare for you or your guests a few days in advance. The best thing about this soup is that you can prepare it in advance, store it in the freezer or refrigerator, and then finish it a few minutes before serving. And even serving that soup can be a special event or part of the serving for your guests.
This cold cucumber soup is super tasty and extremely refreshing and the perfect dish to cool you down on hot summer days. The soup is called tarator, a traditional Bulgarian summer soup that can be found on the menu of many restaurants and restaurants. It's actually a chilled soup, although some people prefer to call it a liquid salad, which works really well on the palette.