I've been through a good deal of burlap in the past week. But next fall, something similar to this will hopefully be finding it's way onto my couch to seasonally replace the blue and green. Maybe in orange/yellow/red.
Pillow no zipper required looks like you hem edges of two pieces, put the one big piece and two rectangular pieces right sides together with the trim toward the inside, stitch all around and pull inside out. Voila. Same idea with travel tissue holders but smaller.
LEVEL 6 (probably best done in one of the forms of single crochet, or perhaps half-double crochet, which is introduced in level in this set of projects, but could easily be learned earlier on) - - - crochet rug. - so well done! Great use of color!