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How do you make a quilted pillow case?

How do you make a quilted pillow case?

How To Make a Quilted Pillow Cover

  1. Step 1: Choose the fabric, pattern, and size of the pillow insert.
  2. Step 2: Create your pillow top and make your “quilt sandwich.”
  3. Step 3: Quilt as desired and trim edges to ensure your pillow top is square.
  4. Step 4: Attach the zipper to the backing fabric.
  5. Step 5: Bind the pillow.

What is a puff quilt?

If you’re wondering “what is a puff quilt”, it’s basically a quilt in which each block is filled with toy stuffing before the quilt is finished, giving it a puffy effect. Puff quilts are also sometimes known as biscuit quilts or bubble quilts. It’s made a little bit differently than a traditional quilt.

Can you use quilting fabric for pillows?

Quilting fabrics usually feature smaller scale prints. I prefer making decorative pillows from Home Decor fabrics. I find quilting fabrics too thin, which leads to a sloppy pillow. I also feel like quilting fabric are thin enough to be see through and require lining to be used as a pillow front.

How do you make a patchwork cushion cover?

This beautiful patchwork cushion cover can be made by joining together beautiful colourful square patches. Join the square patches together and make two circular bases out of the cloth.

How to sew a patchwork pillow?

With right sides together, sew top and bottom strips to patchwork square. Press top seam upward and bottom seam downward. With right sides together, sew right and left strips to the patchwork square. Press right seam to the right and left seam to the left. Repeat steps 2 to 7 for the other side of the pillow using the remaining squares and strips.

How do you cut a 16 inch square for a cushion?

Once you’ve covered all the batting with patchwork and quilting, you need to trim to 16” square. Find the center of the cushion (this will be the middle of your fussy cut center) and measure 8” from the center to each edge. Mark the edges and trim with a rotary cutter and ruler.

What do I need to make a cushion?

This method is really fun because you do all the work as you piece and go along, then there’s no quilting at the end, just a really quick envelope back, some binding and ta-da, you have a finished cushion! Usual sewing supplies (rotary cutter, mat, ruler, sewing machine thread, scissors etc.)

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