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nice and cozy pillow for your loving one
I made this pillow with a baby blanket, and a pieces of t-shirts from other reconstructions..

Posted by Brenda H. from Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico • Published See Brenda H.'s 9 projects »
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  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 1
    Step 1

    First you have to do the pattern, this way you can't make mistakes in the fabric.

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 2
    Step 2

    pin up the pattern to the fabric, and cut.. you can use scissors.
    I use a kind of gyratory knife (I don't know the name in English) like the one in the photo..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 3
    Step 3

    remove the pattern and start the sewing.
    I do it by hand because my machine don't want to sew.. But you can use the sewing machine..
    Remember to leave a space without a stich so you can turn the fabric..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 4
    Step 4

    inside out..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 5
    Step 5

    outside out..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 6
    Step 6

    make the letters.. again in paper..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 7
    Step 7

    you can use 1 color or diferents colors..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 8
    Step 8

    I put some 'stitch witchery' between the two fabrics, and iron it..

  • How to make a shaped cushion. <3 Pillow - Step 9
    Step 9

    Put the stufed inside and do some stitches to close your pillow..
    and you are done!!

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Brenda H.
Brenda H. · Manzanillo, Colima, MX · 9 projects
Thanks JJ, I have to change that..
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JJ S.
JJ S. · Arizona Village, Arizona, US · 5 projects
i MUST make this!! the cutter that you use is a rotery cutter.
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Sarah D
Sarah D · La Cañada Flintridge, California, US · 31 projects
Cute idea Happy
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