DIY: how to make a throw pillow case

Hi everyone!

I bought a throw  pillow from my ever  beloved thrift store and got it for 1sgd. i dressed it with pink stripes envelope style casing. So, here are the procedures….


measure fabric. for the front give at least 1″ for the seam  all sides.  the back side should be longer than the front for overlaping and don’t forget  the seam allowance



the shorter one is the front and the longer one is the back



let us work on the back side first. fold and  cut it in half.



the back side after  cutting it in half



sew the edge where the overlapping would be



i just fold the edge about half an inch and sew it using straight stitch



this is how it looks



get the front side fabric. lay the right side then put on top  the back  fabric and lay the right side down. so the right side of both fabric should meet. 





pin to secure its place



sew all 4  sides



grab the inside  and turn it over




this is how it looks



put the throw pillow




this is how the back side looked like

I hope i explain it clearly. i would love to  hear  your thoughts, please drop a note.

thanks for reading
diy addict

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