Here's directions for making a striped lumbar pillow with a bow inspired by one by Garnet Hill. I will say I am not a fan of painting fabric. I would definitely opt for purchasing striped fabric to save time. Just call me lazy or practical.
The Christmas Reindeer bedding blanket is a great collection during the winter time festivity or for someone who enjoys the holidays year round. These blankets also give a very warm cabin like home decor feeling.