I love making DIY throw pillows to use in my seasonal decor! I’m definitely a pillow-aholic, and over the years, I’ve created many DIY throw pillows. Throw pillows are a simple way to add different colours, texture and styles into your home without having to spend much money at all. Here are 9 DIY throw pillows that you can make, half of which do not require a sewing machine!
HOW TO SEW A FAUX FUR PILLOW COVER + MY TIPS FOR SEWING WITH FAUX FUR (VIDEO)
I’ve loved furry pillows and throws for as long as I can remember, and I especially love using them to decorate my home when it’s cold outside. They are so comfy and soft, and my kids love cuddling with furry pillows and blankets too! In this post, I’ll show you how to make a DIY faux fur throw pillow, and my tips for sewing with faux fur fabric so that your finished project looks professional.
MAKE A NO-SEW PILLOW COVER
DIY FALL PILLOW FROM DOLLAR TREE TOWELS
MAKE A CROCHET CHAIN HEART DIY VALENTINES PILLOW
If you like quick and inexpensive home decor crafts, you’ll love this DIY heart pillow! It does involve a little bit of crochet (crocheting a chain), but you could simply use chunkier yarn if you don’t wish to crochet. I love how this pillow looks with my grouping of a DIY floral throw pillow and my favourite fringed pillow from Anthropologie.
SEW A DIY PILLOW COVER IN VELVET WITH AN EXPOSED ZIPPER
Velvet’s always been a fabric fabric of mine, and I especially love it in the colder months for its soft and warm look. I love these DIY throw pillows so much because they have a beautiful copper coloured exposed zipper!
DIY PILLOW FROM NAPKINS – NO SEW!
This is the easiest DIY throw pillow, it requires no sewing and you can make it with inexpensive cloth napkins! Want to update your home decor for the season on a budget? This simple pillow tutorial is for you.
SEW A TASSEL PILLOW COVER
I’ve always loved any sort of trim with texture like tassels, lace and fringe. I bought a couple of different options, but then I also tried my hand at creating a DIY tasseled throw pillow and I was so happy with the results. This is such a fun DIY for your living room or bedroom decor!
MAKE A DIY BOHO THROW PILLOW FROM DOLLAR TREE BATH MATS
This is another really simple DIY, that doesn’t require any sewing! I love the look of natural coloured, cotton pillows with tons of texture. These are perfect for a boho or farmhouse themed home, and match with so many other pieces! You can make this throw pillow for hardly any money at all, using Dollar Tree bath mats and macrame cord!
SEW A PIPED & ZIPPERED PILLOW COVER (VIDEO TUTORIAL)
These pillows have piped edges and a hidden back zipper. They are more of an intermediate sewing project, but I promise that the results are worth it!