DIY Haunted House Pillow

Materials

  • Corduroy fabric
  • Wool fabric scraps
  • Rusted tin jingle bell
  • Rickrack
  • Fiberfill stuffing

Tools

  • Assorted cotton threads
  • Assorted embroidery floss
  • Needles: embroidery; sewing
  • Sewing machine and matching thread
  • Iron and pressing board

Directions

STEP 1

  • Draw desired house pattern on paper. For pillow front and back, cut one and one reverse house from corduroy.

STEP 2

  • Print and cut out patterns. Cut patterns from wool fabric. Pin wool fabric shapes to pillow front. Use cotton thread to blanket stitch shapes to pillow front.

STEP 3

  • Use cotton thread to embroider accents such as candle, door, pumpkin and leaf to pillow front.

STEP 4

  • With right sides together and using 1/4” seam allowance, sew pillow front to back, leaving 10” opening at bottom for turning. Turn right side out through opening, stuff and hand sew opening closed.

STEP 5

  • Sew rickrack to pillow and tie around jingle bell.
by Eva Hanusova

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/4405/7d4e73f2-2c23-4243-aceb-1eee641faf53.pdf



Haunted House Pillow
Haunted House Pillow