DIY bow cushion cover

In this easy-to-follow craft tutorial we show you how to make your own cushion cover, complete with a cute pink bow.

YOU WILL NEED:
Patterned Fabric
Plain Fabric
Scissors
Ruler
Pencil
Sewing Machine
Needle And Thread

STEP 1: CUT OUT SHAPES
Measure and cut 2 pieces of the patterned fabric to 25cm x 47cm (A), one piece to 47cm x 47cm (B), a piece of the plain fabric to 17cm x 27cm (C), a piece of plain fabric to 34cm by 32cm (D)and a piece of plain fabric to 22cm x 49cm (E).

STEP 2: SEW PLAIN PIECES
Sew along the edges of the plain fabric pieces to make tubes, then turn them inside out.

STEP 3: MAKE THE BOW
Fold the short ends of shape D together and stitch. Place shape D over shape E, scrunch into a bow and secure with shape C. Trim off excess and stitch down by hand.

STEP 4: SEW THE CUSHION COVER TOGETHER
Lay the bow over shape B, then lay the 2 shape A pieces face down over the top with the join lining up with the bow. Pin in place, then stitch along the outside edges. Turn inside out.