35 Cute Comfy and DIY Pillows for Crafty Girls on a Budget ...


Throw cushions or pillows (whichever you prefer) are a great way to add color to a room, to pull together a decor scheme, to make a statement or just to make a couch more comfy to sit on. Of course, they're also handy to have when watching scary movies. Ever thought of making your own? Here's some ideas.

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How to Make a Pillow

How to Make a Pillow Source: How To Make A Pillow
Let's start with the basics.


How to Make a Zippered Pillow Cover

How to Make a Zippered Pillow Cover Source: How to Make a Zippered
And here's how to make a zippered cover.


Easy Envelope Pillow Cover Tutorial

Easy Envelope Pillow Cover Tutorial Source: Craftaholics Anonymous How to Sew
Apparently this only takes 15 minutes to make.


Scrabble Pillows

Scrabble Pillows Source: I liked this design on
You could make cushions with any letters you like.


Pillow Sleeves

Pillow Sleeves Source: DIY Summer Pillow Sleeve
You could make these for various seasons and holidays.


Gingham Bow Cushion

Gingham Bow Cushion Source: Bow Cushion Tutorial Sewing For
Of ocurse, you don't have to use gingham but it's so cute.


Round Pleated Cushion

Round Pleated Cushion Source: Round Pleated Pillow Tutorial
Looks classy doesn't it?



CHROMATOGRAPHY Pillows Source: DIY Basics: Watercolor-Inspired Throw Pillows
Can you believe these are made with Sharpies and rubbing alcohol?


Burlap Flower Pillow

Burlap Flower Pillow Source: shabby flower pillow (a tutorial)
Perfect for a shabby chic room.


Macaron Pillows

Macaron Pillows Source: How To’s Day: Macaron Pillows
Good enough to eat


DIY West Elm Knockoff Metallic Pillow Covers

DIY West Elm Knockoff Metallic Pillow Covers Source: West Elm Inspired Gold Leaf
Yep - it's gold leaf on fabric - awesome.


DIY Pom Pom Pillows

DIY Pom Pom Pillows Source: DIY Pom Pom Pillows
Pom poms always add a cuteness factor.


Flower Cushion

Flower Cushion Source: mama says sew: PB Flower
I love this.


Watercolor Drips

Watercolor Drips Source: Teen DIY: DIY Watercolor Pillows
This uses acrylic paints thinned down.


T-shirt Pillows

T-shirt Pillows Source: DIY Crafts For Teens: Upcycle
A great way to recycle favorite old tees.


Word Applique Throw Pillow

Word Applique Throw Pillow Source: How to Sew a Word
Choose your favorite word.


Painted Watercolor Pillow

Painted Watercolor Pillow Source: How to Make a Painted
Pastels are always pretty.


DIY Felt Scalloped Pillow

DIY Felt Scalloped Pillow Source: DIY FELT SCALLOPED PILLOW
You have to love a no-sew project


Diy Home Sweet Home Pillow

Diy Home Sweet Home Pillow Source: Make a Cottage Farmhouse Home
Doesn't every home need one of these?


DIY Stamped Pillows

DIY Stamped Pillows Source: Instantly Upgrade Your Living Room
Looks easy and fun to do.


Word Applique Cushions

Word Applique Cushions Source: DIY Inspiration Throw Pillows Tutorial
Put your favorite words on show,


Quote Pillow

Quote Pillow Source: DIY: Quote Pillows - Momtastic
Make your own and save money.


Re-Purposed Sweater Pillows,

Re-Purposed Sweater Pillows, Source: Re-Purposed Sweater Pillows - Tidbits
What a great way to use up old sweaters.


Stencil DIY Pillow Shams

Stencil DIY Pillow Shams Source: Stencil DIY Pillow Shams
Fancy having a go at stenciling?


Turks Head Knot Pillow

Turks Head Knot Pillow Source: DIY Knot Pillows Tutorial
If you want something a little different.


How to Make Tassels & a DIY Pillow

How to Make Tassels & a DIY Pillow Source: Rachel Schultz: HOW TO MAKE
Tassels are easier to make than you might think.


Dollar Store Bandana Pillows

Dollar Store Bandana Pillows Source: We're going Bandanas! DIY Dollar
A cheap and easy way to add color to your room or pimp up your couch.


DIY Calligraphy Pillows

DIY Calligraphy Pillows Source: Bedroom DIYs to Save On
Another option if you want words on your pillows.


Anthro Knockoff Heart Collector Pillow

Anthro Knockoff Heart Collector Pillow Source: Miss Lovie: Anthro Knockoff Heart
Why pay Anthropologie prices if you can make your own?


Diy Lace Pillow

Diy Lace Pillow Source: DIY – 'Lace' pillow case
Are you feeling the romantic vibe?



DIY DONUT PILLOW Source: DIY Donut Pillows
You'll have to resist taking a bite.


DIY House Pillow Kit

DIY House Pillow Kit Source: DIY House Pillow Kit
Cos there's no place like home.


Strawberry Pillows Tutorial

Strawberry Pillows Tutorial Source: diyncraftsmag.com
A change of shape.


Glittery Heart Cushion

Glittery Heart Cushion Source: high on GLITTER HEART PILLOW
Well you can never go wrong with hearts and glitter - right?

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