Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Pillow Basics Tutorial - Sew Mama Sew Pillow Month

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
I'm guest posting today over at Sew Mama Sew!
I've put together a Pillow Basics Tutorial that shows how to make a basic envelope pillow and also a simple pillow finished with binding.


Metro Market and Remix by Ann Kelle for Robert Kaufman
Border is Kona Crush by Robert Kaufman

Fabric from Ikea
Go check it out!
They are also hosting a contest and lots of giveaways all month.

I hope you like my pillows as much as I do. The long coin strip pillow is my new favorite!!



© Blog post written by Julie Herman
For more information visit http://www.jaybirdquilts.com/

14 comments:

Vickie said...

Been there...read that...What a great tutorial post over at Sew Mama Sew! Congrats and thanks! I have recently put pillow making on my list of things I want to make. I love the long coin strip pillow, too, however that IKEA bird is really cute!!

Lee said...

Thanks for another great tutorial!

mascanlon said...

My goodness you have been busy! I think that clever coin pillow has jumped way up on my list too.

Sewhappy said...

Thanks for that great tutorial at SMS, I can't wait to get started on a long pillow I have had sitting around here for years, Yay.

Tricia said...

Great tutorial! And those pillows are adorable!! I can't wait to try out your tutorial, especially since I've never made an enveloped pillow back!

angela said...

very cute pillows!

Just JaiCi's Crafts said...

vERY CUTE! Can't wait to give it a try!

Tezzcan said...

Beautiful.

Connie said...

Love the coin strip pillow and the idea of using binding! Thanks for sharing your tutorial!

bethanndodd said...

YOur coin pillow is adorable! It makes me want to give it a squeeze. I will be heading over to look at your tute...thanks!

Terriaw said...

Love your new coin strip pillow, especially with that fabulous fabric framing the coins. And I adore the binding on pillows. Thanks for sharing!

Candi said...

LOVE the coin strip pillow! You always come up with the cutest stuff.

a.niza said...

what a pretty pillow! great tute over SMS.

Tiffany said...

I love this use of the apple fabric. I bought that fabric in 2 or 3 colorways with polka dots to match. I've been trying to force myself to use it for placemats but I have a hard time using fabric I love for something I can't snuggle. We shall see how long I resist.