New accent pillows can really liven up the look of a room, whether it’s a college dorm or the family room at home. Dorm rooms never have much extra space for guest seating, so big pillows can come in very handy. They can be expensive, but with this technique you can remake old pillows into eye-catching room accents in just a few minutes.

Fabric dye in spray cans is so easy to use, even a child can create projects for his room. Simply Spray fabric paint is nontoxic and dries quickly. Once dry, it will not rub off on skin or clothing. It’s water-based, so cleanup is quick and easy. Just follow these simple directions to come up with a unique pillow that will complement the decor of the room.

Choose large pillows that have removable covers. Yard sales and thrift stores are good sources. The color doesn