How To Make Alphabet Letter Pillow
Alphabet pillows is a good complement of any child's room. The pillow shaped as letter is very fun and nice. Kids would surely enjoy these pillows.
Here are steps of sewing an alphabet letter pillow. You will learn how to make the most difficult form of pillow - alphabet letter A.
You'll need a piece of fabric, sewing machine, paper letter template and the filler of cushions.
First, you need make the paper template having form of letter A.
Tip: to the paper template a letter was symmetrical you can fold the paper in half (vertical) and draw a half of the letter only.
Don't miss add the seam allowance 5/8" before cutting the fabric.
Now start sewing.
First, you need to connect the three short parts of fabric to the three lines in inner area.
Now you need add this piece fabric to the second part a letter, as shown.
I said earlier that sewing of pillow letter A is very difficult. I reccomend draw a diagram that helps you understand the connection sequence all parts.
Make these three seams and inner part of a pillow will be completed.
Arrows from the diagram and on the lower photo show where are these seams.
Look on this photo and you will understand the connection sequence these pieces.
On this photo is wrong side of letter pillow.
Here you see how looks pillow on right side.
Now we will add the side strip to your letter pillow.
First, stitch the strip to the one half a letter.
Tip: this strip may consist of several pieces.
Before add the side strip to another part of pillow I recommend make the marks with a chalk, from each corner to the opposite edge of the strip.
These marks will help combine both parts of pillow correctly, without bias.
Here are recent steps of sewing the pillow that is shaped A.
Through this small hole you can turn out the letter pillow to the front side.
It is time to fill the inner space of alphabet letter pillow with the filler of cushions.
English isn't my first language, so please excuse any mistakes and help correct them.
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