Create a truly unique gift perfect for any special occasion! Learn how to make beautiful green velvet pillows with trim-the perfect thoughtful homemade gift idea that’ll look amazing in any room of your home.
Looking for the perfect thoughtful gift? Check out this tutorial on how to make beautiful green velvet pillows with trim – perfect for any French Country Home Decor. DIY and impress your loved ones!
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Are you looking for the perfect special handmade item to give as a gift this season?
Look no further!
With a few simple supplies and easy instructions, you can create beautiful green velvet pillows with trim that everyone will love.
These little masterpieces are not only comfortable and stylish but timeless in design and will never go out of style.
So grab your fabric shears, along with some coordinating cording or trim, and let’s get started creating these gorgeous sofa accents together!
Today, I am sharing How to Make Beautiful Green Velvet Pillows with Trim-Perfect for Gift Giving.
Come on, I’ll show you.
Are you looking for the perfect way to make an extra special gift that stands out?
Look no further than hand-crafted green velvet pillows with trim!
These decorative pillows are not only beautiful, but they’re also surprisingly easy to make.
With just a few simple supplies and tools, you too can create stunning creations that will add color and texture to any room in your home.
Plus, these are great gifts since you can customize them based on individual style tastes!
Are you looking for an exciting, creative project to make for a special someone?
Look no further!
This tutorial will walk you through the steps of creating beautiful, luxurious green velvet pillows with trim – they make a perfect gift and will add class and style to any room.
With just some basic supplies and tools, everyone can become a master pillow maker.
Get ready to let your creativity flow, because you’ll have these one-of-a-kind gifts in no time!
Step 1: Measure and cut your fabric to size. You will need two pieces for one pillow. If you are using an 18″ x 18″ pillow form, cut the fabric at 18′ x 18″. No need to leave an allowance of extra fabric.
What Do I Need to Make Beautiful Green Velvet Pillows with Trim-Perfect for Gift Giving?
Want to show someone you care? Learn how to make beautiful green velvet pillows with trim that are perfect for gift-giving and will look stunning in any room!
Here are the materials and tools you will need to make your DIY green velvet pillow with trim:
You will need:1 yard of green velvet fabric, 2 yards of green pom pom trim, 18″ x 18″ down or down alternative pillow insert, Fabric Scissors, Fabric Pins, Fabric Ruler, Fabric marker, Fabric Measuring tape, Iron, Thread, Needle for hand sewing, Sewing machine.
Step 2: Sew the trim around the edges of one of the pieces of fabric.
Step 3: Pin the two sides, right sides together, leaving a space to insert pillow along one side.
Step 4: Sew the two pieces of fabric together along the pinned line, leaving a 1/2″ seam allowance.
How to Make Beautiful Green Velvet Pillows with Trim-Perfect for Gift Giving
Here are the steps on how to make your DIY green velvet pillow with trim:
- Measure and cut your fabric to size. You will need two pieces for one pillow. If you are using an 18″ x 18″ pillow form, cut the fabric at 18′ x 18″. No need to leave an allowance of extra fabric.
- Sew the trim around the edges of one of the pieces of fabric.
- Pin the two sides, right sides together, leaving a space to insert pillow along one side.
- Sew the two pieces of fabric together along the pinned line, leaving a 1/2″ seam allowance.
- Turn the pillowcase right side out and clip the corners.
- Insert the pillow insert into the pillowcase.
- Hand sew the opening.
- Fluff the pillow and enjoy!
Here are some additional tips:
- You can use any color of velvet fabric you like.
- You can also use any type of trim you like.
- You can make your pillow any size that you would like.
- Be sure to wash the velvet fabric before you start sewing.
- Press the seams after each step to ensure a professional-looking finish.
Step 5: Turn the pillowcase right side out and clip the corners.
Here are some additional tips:
- Use a sharp fabric scissors to cut the fabric.
- Use a sewing machine needle that is appropriate for the weight of the fabric.
- Test the stitch tension on a scrap of fabric before sewing the pillow.
- Use a sewing pins to hold the fabric in place while sewing.
- Iron the seam allowances open after sewing the pillow.
- Stuff the pillowcase with a pillow form that is the same size as the pillowcase.
- Hand sew the opening closed.
Your beautiful green velvet pillow with trim is now complete!
This super easy project makes a great gift for those that love comfort and style.
Or, make them for yourself.
I love the classic look of a velvet pillow in a deep rich color.
Follow these tips to make any pillow, any size, any color or style.
Have some fun.
This is also a great project for a beginner.
You can easily add any style of trim, or don’t add any trim at all.
My granddaughters first sewing project was a pillow.
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Congratulations on completing your DIY green velvet pillow creations!
Not only did you make something beautiful and unique to give as a gift, but you also learned and experienced the joy of creating a piece of artwork with your own two hands.
We hope that this tutorial gave you the skills and confidence to continue crafting handmade projects in the future.
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With just some velvet fabric, trim, and your own creativity, you can create beautiful handmade pillows that will be the perfect gift for this season.
Crafting these luxurious pillows requires a few tools that you may already have around the house.
This green velvet fabric used to be drapes in my living room.
Use what you have.
So take a few moments and follow our step-by-step tutorial to create the perfect winter creation!
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Good luck with your green velvet pillow projects – we hope they turn out beautifully!
Isn’t this a fun way to decorate a pillow for the holidays?
Just tie a robbon around it.
It’s also a fun way to give it as a gift.
Making beautiful green velvet pillows with trim is a wonderful, fun way to show loved ones that you care – plus you get to exercise your creativity and make something oneself!
It does not require many tools or materials so it’s easy on the pocketbook, too.
Once you’ve mastered these masterpieces, you can start creating custom designs with colorful coordinating fabric and trims.
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