Check their placement by laying the final piece for the pattern on top. If you are working on the Ghost, use white thread to straight stitch around the edge of the moon and the ghost. Step 20: Stitch the top and bottom edge of the pillow square. You can create cute holiday pillows with a pillow cover and a piece or ribbon. You will notice that the pattern pieces tell you what color of fabric I used for each piece in my examples and whether it was felt or not.
I change my pillows up all the time. Just wrap your pillow with ribbon and tie it in a bow. Note: The felt sheets advise against using an iron on them — I found this was no problem for this project. Check their placement by laying the final piece for the pattern on top. I will upload the Periscope video into this post when I figure out how to do it. Step 8: Peel the paper backing off of each appliqué shape.
Matters of consumer privacy and rights are paramount to our brands and we will continue to work diligently to make our products available to you. And here are the cut files! Probably the quickest way to add a little fall color to your living room is to switch out the throw pillows on your couch for something like these fall pillow covers. This holiday is rife with fun things you can do to make your life a little bit more festive. Do the same thing with the viyl transfer image so you have a center point on that too. Thanks for helping support my little blog!!! Step 6: Each pattern piece suggests a color of fabric — place the adhesive side of the Wonder-Under on the correct color of fabric. We share your disappointment and greatly appreciate your understanding.
Read for all the details. Remove the final piece and iron the first pieces in place. And I also love that the pillows go along with the rest of my Halloween home decor at the. Step 12: If you are working on the Pumpkin or Cat, use white thread and straight stitch around the teeth. Inspired to craft something for Halloween? So you can take them off and store them flat. Etsy shop is on vacation at the time of this update. In this tutorial I will show you how to make all four of these easy, decorative pillow covers with Halloween-themed appliqués.
. When I made these, I used cotton fabric for most of the color, but the top layer of each appliqué is felt — I like the shift in texture, which gives each design a slightly flocked look. Step 22: Place on your couch or chair and enjoy the festive ambiance! I love working on a small project that can be finished in one sitting — one that you can use year after year to spice up your holiday décor — and pillow covers are just the thing! Step 4: Cut out the appliqué pattern pieces and use a pencil to trace them onto the paper side of the Wonder-Under, leaving space around each shape so you can cut around them leaving a margin. Follow the heat setting instructions that came with the Wonder-Under to iron the fabric to the adhesive. Have you tried Periscope out?? The pattern pieces also tell you in what order to iron each appliqué piece to the surface.
This holiday is rife with fun things you can do to make your life a little bit more festive. Page is not available in your region To our valued customers, We regret that due to technical challenges caused by new regulations in Europe, we can for the time being no longer accept orders from the European Union. To fix this, I first used the iron to press the shape in place to the best of my ability, then I flipped the entire pillow square over and ironed the felt in place from the back - this helped it to adhere much better. By Claire Joyce-Johnson Halloween is one of those holidays that is full of creativity, especially if you like making crazy costumes, or carving pumpkins, or decorating your home, or making candied apples, or creating spooky appetizers … I could go on and on. Another big plus is that if when they get dirty you can easily pull them off and throw in the washing machine. You can buy a silicone sheet and put it over the vinyl transfer material. If you are interested in covering a larger pillow, you can simply adjust the measurements accordingly you could easily keep the image size the same and adjust the width of the fabric strips used to frame the appliqué image.
Use a ribbon color and pattern that contrasts with your pillow cover. Visit West Elm at and Pottery Barn Kids at. The pattern pieces also tell you in what order to iron each appliqué piece to the surface. This year I looked at a variety of vintage Halloween decorations and came up with four patterns for fun pillow shams. You will notice that the pattern pieces tell you what color of fabric I used for each piece in my examples and whether it was felt or not. This post contains affiliate links.
Iron the seams toward the outside edge. Iron it flat and stitch it in place. Costumes, decor, food, props — whatever you create for Halloween is welcome in the contest. I also posted a video with my 6 tips on how to make easy pillow covers on Periscope! This year I looked at a variety of vintage Halloween decorations and came up with four patterns for fun pillow shams. About the Author: Claire Joyce is an artist and college teacher in Eureka, Calif. Thanks for helping support my little blog!!! If you are working on the Owl, use green thread to straight stitch around the color in the eyes.
Thank you for your patronage. Ikea pillow covers are so inexpensive and great quality. Iron the seams toward the outside edge. In this tutorial I will show you how to make all four of these easy, decorative pillow covers with Halloween-themed appliqués. Remove the final piece and iron the first pieces in place. Iron the seams towards the outside edge. I just bought 4-6 and a few then I switch out their covers to get complete new looks for each season.
I just save the inserts and change the pillow covers, depending on the season or holiday!! The rectangles will overlap each other in the center. If you are working on the Owl, use green thread to straight stitch around the color in the eyes. Iron it flat and stitch it in place. Then line both the center points on the pillow cover and the transfer sheet and iron the image onto the pillow cover. Since purchasing a new home she is constantly discovering new and exciting ways to better craft her life.