Making a DIY throw pillow to decorate your living room with is a great idea to pass the time. If sewing is your hobby and you want some living room decorations, you're in luck! You can now use your skills to make some of these DIY throw pillows. Read on and choose from these 23 wonderful ideas and get started now. It's all awesome and inspiring, too!
23 DIY Throw Pillow Ideas
Have you been stuck in a living room decorating rut? I was, until recently, when I went to my sister's house for a family gathering and saw some beautiful pillows displayed in her living room. So, I definitely got inspired to make some new throw pillows to brighten up my space! Since I'm a dedicated DIYer, why not bring my own DIY throw pillow ideas to life, right? 🙂
So I searched for more inspiration online and saw some gorgeous DIY throw pillow tutorials! And I thought of sharing some of my favorite ones–most of them are so simple and easy to do! Check them out and I hope you find them as inspiring as I did!
Sewing is such a fun hobby! You can easily pick up different sewing patterns found on the Internet, and from then, explore creating and sewing your own projects that fit your own unique concept, design, and personal style! So, it isn't just an enjoyable way to pass the time, but it's one that enhances your knowledge, creativity, and motor skills through thinking, designing, and styling.
Today, you'll get to discover some new throw pillow ideas designed to spruce up any living room. Take a look at each of them and start sewing them for your home too. Happy sewing!
1. Denim Throw Pillow
A throw pillow made from denim is such a smart idea! Denim is versatile; it isn't only for pants, jackets, or bags. A little dose of creativity transforms it into something unexpected, like these pillows! So, if you'd like to upcycle your old jeans, make this denim throw pillow.
2. Pom Pom Pillow
Pom poms add a touch of fun to any throw pillow. This particular design would make a wonderful display for spring or summer. But, it's your home, you can always have pom poms throw pillow all year round if you like.
3. Petal Pillow
The red flower design on this pillow creates a feminine look. The key is to find coordinating fabrics to create a beautiful petal throw pillow.
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4. Sprocket Pillow
You'd love to sew and display this beautiful sprocket throw pillow on your own couch. They're so dapper and can be decorated with a button in the middle.
Watch this video of a Scrap Buster – How to Make an Easy Sprocket Pillow by Jenny from Missouri Star Quilt Company:
5. White Pillows
A selection of white-on-white pillows looks dreamy, but they work well with any other assortment of colors because white is so flexible! So, are you inspired to make one of these? Sew one or two now.
6. Butterfly Pillows
You'd certainly love to sew these butterfly pillows! They make any room feel instantly warmer and cozier, especially in the winter.
7. Sweater Pillow
Mine your closet for those old sweaters. You can upcycle them by creating elegant throw pillows out of them! These sweater pillows are perfect for the winter season! Click the tutorial here so you can make yours.
8. Word Applique Pillow
You can make these throw pillows and send them as gifts! Your mom or sister would love to receive one for Christmas! I love this too, so I am thinking of making this word applique pillow as a gift for myself. 😀
9. Outdoor Pillow
10. Envelope Pillow
Watch this video of Sewing an Envelope Pillow Cover by Melanie Ham:
Have you chosen which one to sew? Instead of buying, you can now make your own! Isn't this great? You not only get to save some money, sewing also allows you to be more creative!
Which one is your favorite? Let me know by sharing a comment below!
In need of more crafts to DIY this winter? Then try your skills on these 50 DIY accessories you can do in the comfort of your couch!
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