Boo Pillow Pattern

This boo-tiful pillow is simple to make.
These boo-tiful pillows are easy to make.

BOOst your spirits with a Halloween greeting spelled out on brightly colored pillows.

What You'll Need

  • Polyester craft felt: orange, yellow, white
  • White chalk
  • Pinking shears
  • Sewing machine
  • Matching thread
  • Polyester fiberfill
  1. Fold each piece of felt in half to create a doubled piece of felt wide enough to fit pattern plus 1 inch.

  2. Trace the letter patterns onto felt using white chalk. (You'll use the same "O" pattern twice.) Cut out letters. (You'll have 2 of each color.)

    Trace the letter pattens onto the felt and cut them out.
    Trace the letter pattens onto the felt and cut them out.

  3. Sew the doubled letters together 1/2 inch in from the outside edge, leaving a 4-inch opening at the bottom of each for stuffing. Sew inside "holes" of each letter before stuffing.

    Sew the doubled letters together 1/2 inch from the outside edge.
    Sew the doubled letters together 1/2 inch from the outside edge.

  4. Stuff each letter with fiberfill, and sew the bottom opening closed.

Arrange the finished pillows to spell out a ghost's favorite greeting.

The next Halloween decoration we'll show you how to make is also a handy holder for your favorite Halloween photos. Continue to the next page for the materials list and directions.

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