Feature cushion

Scatter cushions (throw pillows) are a great way to make a feature out of small pieces of vintage fabric. For a professional touch, finish your cushion with a zipper.

Time needed: One to two hours per cushion

You will need:

Cushion or pillow pad

Fabric

Fabric scissors

Iron and board

Seam ripper

Sewing machine with

zipper foot

Straight pins

Tape measure

Thread

Zipper

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Cut two pieces of fabric the size of your cushion inner pad plus 2cm (¾ in) all round. For example, if your cushion is 45 x 45cm (17¾ x 17¾ in), your fabric will need ...

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