Difficulty Level = Beginner

This animal pillow patterns is perfect for a beginner and includes detailed step-by-step instructions and full size print-at-home pattern pieces.

These fun, easy to make pillows are the perfect size to use fat quarters, or material left over from other projects. Embroidered (or painted) facial features mean these pillows remain cozy to snuggle with. These pillows close up with a ladder stitch for a clean finish. Not sure how to sew a ladder stitch? Fear not! This
tutorial will show you how it’s done.

This tutorial is only a baseline to start with. Get creative! Play around with different facial features. Embellish your pillows with ribbon or lace. Use yarn to give them hair or add a bow. Make them look like zombies… Whatever your heart desires!

Animal Pillow Patterns - Pattern Cover
Animal Pillow Patterns - Line Drawing

Animal Pillow Patterns Fabric Requirements

You will need less than 1/4 yard for each of the sizes. The pattern pieces do not take up the full width of the fabric though so you might find you can squeeze them out of items you want to upcycle, or leftovers from other projects!

Animal Pillow Patterns - Size Chart

In this animal pillow patterns you will get:

  • A full tutorial with step-by-step instructions for fun, easy sewing
  • Full-size, instant-download pattern pieces that you can print at home and get started straight away!
  • Beginner friendly instructions you’ll love to use (which means you can make as many animal pillows as you want)
  • A quick fun sew that makes fantastic gifts!

Get Inspired … Then Get Sewing Your Animal Pillow Patterns!

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