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Friday, July 25, 2014

How to Make Outdoor Pillow Cushions - Chevy Print Patio Pillows

How to Make Outdoor Pillows

1. Get some weather proof fabric and foam

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2. You'll need something, in the shape and size of the cushion you want to make, so you can trace it onto the foam and cut it out.

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3. Use your cut foam and place it on the fabric. Double layer the fabric so you can cut both the back and front of the cushion together.

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4. Cut around the foam about a 1/2 inch. 

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5. With right sides of fabric together, sew edges. 5/8" is fine. 

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6. Leave a space where you start and stop sewing so you can pull the fabric through and insert the foam.

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7. Pull the fabric through the opening so seams are on the inside.

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8. Roll up the foam so it can fit through the opening in the fabric.  

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 9. Insert foam into fabric opening.

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10. Hand sew the opening closed with a ladder stitch.

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 Blog "Positively Splendid" explains this stitch in a tutorial: How to Sew a Pillow Closed

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