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DIY Throw Pillows You’ll Love Curling Up With

No matter how comfortable your sofa is, it always feels a little more cozy when you add some throw pillows! You’ll probably see some cute designs at your local home and decor store, but making your own pillows lets you customize them to your room.

Check out these amazing DIY throw pillow tutorials!

Multi-fabric throw pillow

Multi fabric throw pillow

What’s better than a stylish way to use up fabric scraps? Find some colours and patterns that work together or create an interesting contrast and follow the tutorial to make the flowers in the middle!(Source: Just Another Hangup)

Shag pillow

Shag pilow

This tutorial shows you the technique for cutting fabric into strips, pinching them in the middle, and sewing them along a homemade case for an awesome textured effect.(Source: Vanessa Christenson)

Sprocket pillows

Sprocket pillows

These amazingly comfortable pillows are the perfect chance to blend all your favourite colours and patterns. The tutorial even teaches you how to create pillows in different sizes!(Source: Cluck Cluck Sew)

Sweater pillows

Sweater pillows

This tutorial teaches you how to upcycle old sweaters into different styles of throw pillow! Sweater pillows give the space an extra cozy feel.(Source: Brassy Apple)

Herringbone pillows

Herringbone pillows

Alternating lines let you create a wild herringbone pattern that’s perfect for using up scrap fabric. Go bright and loud and make it a statement piece!(Source: A Crafty Fox)

Harlequin pillow

Harlequin pillow

Creating  a harlequin patter is the perfect opportunity to tease our more than one colour in your room’s decor scheme!(Source: Freshly Pieced)

Tuxedo pillow

Tuxedo pillow

Upcycling an old blouse or tuxedo shirt is a great way to create a trendy throw pillow with a little bit of character!(Source: My Own Road)

Mod peacock pillow

Mod peacock pillow

This DIY peacock pillow is the perfect blend of bright and neutral colours, making it stand out without clashing against the rest of your decor.(Source: Positively Splendid)

Silhouette pillow

Silhouette pillow

No matter whose silhouette you use, this pillow adds a touch of vintage glamour to your sofa or chair.(Source: Dear Lillie)

Butterfly collection pillow

Butterfly collection pillow

Felt is soft, butterflies are cheerful, and pillows are comfy. What more could you want in a throw pillow?(Source: Ruffles and Stuff)

Flower petal pillow

Flower petal pillow

These delicate 3D flower petals are easy to make, but the effect is intricate and impressive. Gift your decor some texture!(Source: Don’t Disturb This Groove)

Smooth flower petal pillow

Smooth flower petal pillow

Do you love the idea of flower petals but prefer a sleeker look? This tutorial teaches you to make a layered singular petal design instead.(Source: Beyond the Screen Door)

Recycled roses pillow

Recycled roses pillow

Making little rosebuds from spare material or even old t-shirts is a great way to customize pillows. The range of colours and patterns you’ll get from recycling adds character to the design!(Source: Alisa Burke)

Scrap fall leaves pillow

Scrap fall leaves pillow

If you’d prefer a seasonal pillow with a more autumnal feel than the flowers, use your scrap material to create this fall leaves design instead!(Source: Cluck Cluck Sew)

Ruffled T-shirt pillow

Ruffled t shirt pillow

Recycling old T-shirts has never looked to girly and fun! Ruffles are a great way to glam up your space and put old clothing to good use.(Source: Floral Showers)

Have you made yourself another style of throw pillow that you don’t see here? Tell us about your design in the comments!