with Linda Lee
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Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows

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Overview

Go ahead, spring for that specialty fabric, and learn how to sew fancy pillows that elevate your decor! Gain the skills you need to showcase your style using fine fabric, with author and sewing expert Linda Lee as your guide. Create four elegant, custom pillows, starting with techniques for sewing specialty fabrics without marring the weave. Sew sheer fabric with ease as you stitch a self-flanged pillow using organza. Carefully craft a lavish velvet pillow with simple smocking that showcases the lush texture. Linda even divulges her secrets for sewing around curves as she teaches you how to stitch a tufted silk pillow. By the end of this class, you'll have the skills to command luxury fabrics and create custom pillows that instantly elevate your home decor!

Details

  • beginner
  • 7 episodes
  • 3h56m

Included in this Class

1. Selecting Materials
26m

1. Selecting Materials

Meet sewing instructor and design expert Linda Lee as she welcomes you to the class with a thorough overview of dazzling luxury fabrics. You'll learn about dupioni, jacquard, velvet, taffeta and more! Linda also demonstrates pillow fill and insert options for various pillow shapes and sizes.

2. Basic Satin Pillow
41m

2. Basic Satin Pillow

Dive into a basic satin pillow project with Linda's expert help to guide you. You'll learn the best practices for cutting your fabric, Linda's techniques for creating perfect tapered corners, and special considerations for working with satin.

3. Flanged Sheer Pillow
43m

3. Flanged Sheer Pillow

Add movement and pizzazz to ordinary pillows with a sheer flanged pillow project. You'll learn how to select organza for your project before constructing your own pattern pieces, hemming and sewing the cover and enclosing the pillow. The result is a gorgeous flange with crisp corners!

1. Selecting Materials

1. Selecting Materials

2. Basic Satin Pillow

2. Basic Satin Pillow

3. Flanged Sheer Pillow

3. Flanged Sheer Pillow

4. Basic Velvet Pillow

4. Basic Velvet Pillow

5. Reverse Smocked Velvet Pillow

5. Reverse Smocked Velvet Pillow

6. Tufted Silk Pillow: Drafting, Piping & Buttons

6. Tufted Silk Pillow: Drafting, Piping & Buttons

7. Tufted Silk Pillow: Construction

7. Tufted Silk Pillow: Construction