Large, No-Sew Pillow

Wait to you see how easy this DIY no sew pillow cover is to make when you use dishtowels or napkins that already have finished edges. | In My Own Style

I don’t use a lot of throw pillows around my house since they usually end up taking up valuable seating and end up on the floor when someone wants to sit down.  I do however like pillows on the banquette in my kitchen. It has L-shaped seating with bed size pillows along the wall that act as a backrest. It is one of things I will miss most when we move from the house.  At every house Ed and I have looked at on our home search, I look for a spot in the kitchen to create one just like it or similar.

Wait to you see how easy this DIY no sew pillow cover is to make when you use dishtowels or napkins that already have finished edges. | In My Own Style

Recently on a stroll through Pottery Barn, I saw pretty pillow covers designed for 18″ square pillows. I really liked them, but not the price tag.  Later in the week while I was strolling the aisles at Target I saw purple and white oak leaf dishtowels on clearance.  I loved the color and knew immediately that they were going home with me to be made into a seasonal no-sew pillow for the banquette.

No sew pillow tutorial

What I like about using dishtowels or cloth napkins to create decorative stuff is that they come with finished edges which makes decorating the no-sew way even easier.

The pre-finished edges allow you to easily add a strip of Velcro along the inside edge so that you can easily take off the cover to wash or to change the pillow for the current season (keeps things fresh looking and makes it easy to change out seasonally).

Finding seasonal dishtowels is easy at stores like Target, HomeGoods, Marshalls, and TJ Maxx since they all carry many colors and styles all the time.

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