Trim-Embellished Pillow

By  Lisa Bychowski 

size: 11"x11"


  • Light blue cotton fabric, 1/2 yd.
  • Trims and ribbons of choice
  • Vintage button


  • Poly-fil fiberfill stuffing (Fairfield)
  • Sewing machine and coordinating threads
  • Sewing needle
  • Straight pins
  • 1. For pillow front and back, cut two 12" fabric squares.
  • 2. Cut trims and ribbons to 12" lengths; arrange and pin to pillow front as desired.
  • 3. Sew trims to pillow front. With right sides together, sew pillow front to back, leaving 6" opening at bottom for turning. Trim corners; turn right side out and stuff. Hand sew opening closed.
  • 4. Sew button to pillow front.
  • Note
  • 1. Use 1/2" seam allowance.