What to do with those leftover pillowcases

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Last week we went over how to make a beautiful, personalized, one-of-a-kind pillowcase.  Remember?  Now you've got all those old pillowcases and nothing to do with them.  Not so!  Here's some ideas that might inspire you to not only use the ones you have lying around, but maybe seek out some cute vintage ones also. I hope you have one this perfect, because I sure don't.  It looks like it was meant to be a skirt:  Bella Dia

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A little girl's dress from Refashion . There is a very clear tutorial on the site. I think this could also work as a cute summer top or nightie for a bigger girl.  I'm afraid to try it for this adult, but if you do I will admire you completely. 

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Another little girl dress with tutorial from Jen Leheny .

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And if nothing inspires you yet, an entire book dedicated to the recycling of pillowcases:  Craft Challenge: Dozens of Ways to Repurpose a Pillowcase by Suzanne J. E. Tourtillott .

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One last piece of advice:  drool spots can be covered with applique.  Enough said.