There are 5 sizes included which will beautifully cover square pillows and pillow forms that are 16″, 18″, 19″, 20″, or 22″. You can choose between two front styles- solid (View A) or color-blocked (View B) and three back styles (Which can be turned around to be in front!)- Hemmed Envelope, Cuffed Envelope, and Cuffed Envelope with decorative buttons.
Techniques Involved: Hemming, finishing raw edges with a zig zag stitch, topstitching, clipping corners.
All files are PDF files that can be printed at home on Letter or A4 sized paper.
Light to medium weight woven fabrics are recommended. You’ll need 3/4 yard (69cm) to 1 1/8 yards (102cm), depending on the size.
Optional: 3-5 buttons, 3/4”-1” (1.9-2.5cm) wide
- Pins or Clips
- Tape Measure
- Tape or Glue (For piecing pages together.)
- Paper & Fabric Scissors
- Matching Polyester Thread
- Universal Needle
- Sewing Machine with zig zag stitch
- Iron & Ironing Board or Mat
- Rotary Cutter, Mat, and Acrylic Ruler (optional)
- Marking Pen
This pattern includes sizes to fit pillow forms that are square 16″, 18″, 19″, 20″, and 22″. Each pillow cover has finished measurements that are 1/2” (12mm) smaller than the pillow form. This negative ease ensures the pillow will look plump and not loose.