Woolly Circles Pillow

Project #18748
18748

Come full circle with your creativity! Cut a variety of Bigz circles, arrange on a pillow and finish with different embroidery stitches and contrasting thread for a brilliant creation.



Fabric Requirements:

Yardage FabricInstructions
1/2 ydBlackCut (2) 19" squares
Assorted wool piecesCut various sizes of Circles
Cut various sizes of Leaves
118" Square pillow form
Basting glue
Assorted embroidery thread colors

Notes:

  • Finished Size: 18" x 18"

Assembling the Project:

  1. Use one 19" square for the front of the pillow and one for the back. Set aside the back for now.
  2. Arrange the Circles and Leaves in a pleasing manner on the pillow front.
  3. Secure each Circle and Leaf with a drop of basting glue.
  4. Use decorative stitches around each Circle and Leaf.

Finishing:

  1. Layer the pillow top and pillow back, right sides together. Pin and sew with a 1/2" seam allowance, leaving an opening approximately 6" long to insert the pillow form.
  2. Clip excess fabric in the corners on the diagonal. Turn right side out, insert the pillow form and whipstitch closed.