Saturday, October 30, 2010

Pottery Barn Knock Off Pillows - Sew Rewarding!


Oct. 30, 2010
My first pillows were so rewarding I decided to make another go of it. This pillow has an internal form made from left over cotton sheeting and stuffed with fiber fill.

I took my grandmothers advice on both projects and stuffed the pillows fuller than I wanted them. Think about what happens to a new bed pillow after you have used it a while.

This pillow is made from a BH&G cafe curtain. I used the valance, but had not use for the tier.
I matched the stripes up so that they are continuous from front to back.

I found this nice textured button in the tin of buttons my mother gave me.



This project took the better part of an afternoon, but it was worth it.

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Source- Pottery Barn


4 comments:

  1. The fabric is beautiful. I love the floral with the stripes. Great job!

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  2. CUTE! I totally agree with the overstuffing advice. I HATE it when my pillows get all flat. Love the way it turned out!

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  3. Very pretty! Throw pillows are so crazy expensive to buy, and so easy and inexpensive to make.

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  4. Gorgeous! Love the mix of the floral and stripe! Thanks for linking up at WWC!

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