How to make Decorative Pillows with cathedral-window quilting technique

Quilting, Sewing Patterns

Depending on the scale you prefer to use, this free quilting pattern is for a sunburst decorative pillow for the sofa or a tiny pin cushion for your craft room. The original design which shows you the cathedral-window quilting technique is for a small 3.5” square pincushion. But scale it up, if you want!

quilting sunburst decorative pillows

100% Adorable. Making it as a pincushion first is a great way to learn a new technique, which you can then later apply to larger works.

How to make decorative pillows with the cathedral-window quilting technique

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