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How To Make a Cushion Cover From a Button-Up Shirt

How to make a cushion cover from an old button-up shirt. I think pillows made this way would be darling!

11 Ways to Upcycle Old Sweaters

Etsy shop owner Denise DuBois (House on the Hill Quilts) loves making pillows from her old sweaters and her stash of fabric remnants and notions. “Cotton sweaters work the best for me,” she says. “They don’t stretch as much as polyester or wool and, best of all, they won’t pill!” Cable-knit sweaters in particular make smart-looking contemporary designs. Here, DuBois machine-quilted a panel cut from an old sweater to a piece of cotton batting and some fabric backing so that the pillow…

Bird Parade DIY Cover Pillow, Stuff Your Own Pillow Project, Baby Nursery Decor, Children Room Decor, Bird Theme

Make pillows out of a loved one's shirts who's passed on so you can still get a cuddle when you need one.

Memory made...this is a shirt from my dad's closet after he recently passed away. Since it was his trademark and he was a connoisseur of western, two pockets, I wanted a way to remember him. Came up with the idea to make pillowcases from his shirts. Also, since the snaps still work, you can take the pillow out and wash the cases as needed. But really the best thing ever is that if I close my eyes and hug the pillow, it's a fractional resemblance to hugging him.