Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Vintage Pillow Cases: Five Great Sewing Ideas!

 Vintage Pillow Cases: Five Great Sewing Ideas!

Idea # one
Vintage pillow case dresses are adorable for the little girl in your life. Here’s a simple tutorial brought to you by Reel Natural Mom (really cute blog). 

Idea # two
They can also be resourced or recycled in to aprons! These are super cute and unique one-of-a-kind aprons: PDF tutorial for sale at the Sewing Loft on etsy.  

Idea # three
Pillows have got to be my favorite way to re-use a vintage pillow case. Here is a fabulous no sew tutorial brought to you by Simply Feather the blog: great instructions and no need for a sewing machine!

Idea # four
Tote bag! Here’s a tutorial for a tote bag created from a vintage pillow case: brought to you by the Mother Huddle. You’ll need a sewing machine for this one!  

Idea #five 
Vintage pillow case laundry bag! I’m a huge fan of laundry bags: toys, organizing and yes laundry. Here’s an easy to follow (with great pictures) tutorial brought to you by In Color Order (another great blog).

If your creative fingers are itching to turn your vintage pillow cases in to a new handmade item, I hope this list inspires you to get started. Need pillow cases for your stash? Head on over to Back Home Again where I have a fabulous stack for sale!

 Feel free to post your ideas in the comment section…

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