Introduction: Beaded Pillows (without a Stitch)
Make beautiful beaded pillows without stitching on a single bead!
Step 1: Watch the Video Tutorial Here!
Step 2: You'll Need
1 yard heavy cotton
1 yard heavy denim
1/3 cup seed beads per pillow
Step 3: Make Your Pillow
Cut two pieces of fabric 19" x 19"
Pin and stitch together using 1/2" seam allowance and leaving a 5" long hole
Clip the corners at an angle
Turn right side out and press flat
Step 4: Stick and Glue
Spray the stencil with a light coating of spray adhesive
Center it on the pillow Fill the stencil with a generous amount of E-6000 Fabri-Fuse
Step 5: Sprinkle and Decorate
Remove the stencil and sprinkle the beads on the Fabri-Fuse
*gently press down the beads if you need to
Repeat with the other areas of the stencil
Add a coating of clear acrylic IF you feel you didn't use enough glue
*This will insure that you don't lose any beads
Step 6: For Larger, More Intricate Stencils
Stick your stencil to the fabric
Squirt a generous amount of glue along the side of the stencil
Spread the glue with a piece of cardboard like a squeegee
Remove the stencil
Sprinkle the beads and let dry overnight
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