Chevron Pillow

Chevron Pillow, originally uploaded by joomoolynn.

I finished this up tonight. I still have to bind the other one, but I wanted to see what it would look like all done, I quite like it 🙂

I used a vintage striped sheet (100% cotton), some houndstooth fabric on the back and bound it in Kona amber (I think).

I used this tutorial here to make the chevron pattern from stripes. It was pretty easy!  I bought my down pillow forms from Tuesday Morning.  They measure 18″ squared.  The backing is done envelope style.

Have a wonderful evening, it is off to bed with me 🙂

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6 Responses to “Chevron Pillow”


  1. 2 emily April 28, 2011 at 4:41 am

    I love it Jaime! Especially that binding. So stylin’, just like you, my dear. 🙂

  2. 3 anna May 9, 2011 at 2:52 pm

    beautiful! love the colors together. 🙂 makes me want to make more pillows (but first I have to redecorate my living room!)

  3. 4 Heather Grow November 18, 2011 at 5:23 pm

    Chevrons are so popular right now. I love that you were able to create the pattern with vs. Thanks for linking up.

  4. 5 Liz November 18, 2011 at 5:39 pm

    I love how you used the stripes! Such a great idea!


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