Chenille Bedspread Cat Pillow

By  Karen Smith 

Turn an old chenille bedspread into a decorative pillow. Use your favorite car, dog, or teddy bear pattern and sew a vintage menagerie!


  • Chenille bedspread
  • Cat pattern of choice
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Gold or black buttons, two


  • Sewing machine and thread
  • Needle

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, straight pins
  • 1. Position pattern on bedspread to determine placement of design.
  • 2. Follow pattern instructions to cut and sew pillow, leaving opening for stuffing. Stuff pillow firmly; hand-sew opening closed.
  • 3. For eyes, sew buttons to face.