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Crafts home decor: GUM DROP PILLOWS tutorial, sewing pattern

Sewing  |  August 16th 2011  |  0 Comment

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Crafts home decor: GUM DROP PILLOWS tutorial,

sewing pattern

Easy to make, yet dramatic in style. Large, comfy and cool pillows and even larger ottoman sizes. Eye candy for your home!
Materials List

FOR THE 24″ GUM DROP PILLOW / OTTOMAN
Allow extra yardage for centering or matching a design on your fabric.

For 44” wide light to mid-weight fabric OR 54” heavier Home Dec fabric

  •   If using one fabric – 2 1/4 yards for the Main and Top Panels

OR

  •   If using 2 coordinating fabrics – 1 1/8 yards of each fabric for the Main Panels
  •   10” x 10” piece of a 3rd coordinating fabric for the Top Panel

PLUS

  •   10 12 oz. bags of Nature-fil®
    (This is a all natural premium fiberfill from Fairfield)
  •   10” x 10” piece of lightweight sew-in interfacing
  •   1 spool of coordinating all-purpose thread
    (We use Coats Dual Duty Plus®)

Finished size: 24” wide x 12” tall

FOR THE 18″ GUM DROP PILLOW
For 44” wide light to mid-weight fabric OR 54” heavier Home Dec fabric

  •   If using one fabric – 2 yards for the Main and Top Panels

OR

  •   If using 2 coordinating fabrics – 1 yard of each fabric for the Main Panels
  •   8” x 8” piece of a 3rd coordinating fabric for the Top Panel

PLUS

  • 7 12 oz. bags of Nature-fil®
    (This is a all natural premium fiberfill from Fairfield)
  •   8” x 8” piece of lightweight sew-in interfacing
  •   1 spool of coordinating all-purpose thread
    (We use Coats Dual Duty Plus®)

Finished size: 18” wide x 9” tall

TOOLS NEEDED: Scissors, Iron/ironing board, Yardstick/ruler, Chalk pencil or pencil, Straight pins, Turning tool (such as a closed pair of scissors) and Transparent tape.

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