Pillow With Piping Finishing Instructions
• Coordinated fabric for backing • 1/2"-wide bias tape maxi piping • Pillow form or polyester fiberfill
1. Press stitched piece from reverse side, straightening as much as possible. Centering stitched design area, trim stitched piece to desired size. Pin piping to the front of stitched piece, aligning edges on all sides. Trim piping as needed.
2. Pin backing fabric to stitched piece right sides together. Sew together, stitching as close to piping as possible and leaving 4" opening for turning and stuffing.
3. Turn pillow right side out and press seams. Stuff pillow with fiberfill or pillow form. Using a hand-sewing needle and thread, blind-stitch opening closed.