How to Make a Candy Corn Pillow from Tapestry & Upholstery Sample Fabrics

How to Make a Candy Corn Pillow from Tapestry & Upholstery Sample Fabrics

How to Make a Candy Corn Pillow from Tapestry & Upholstery Sample Fabrics

A Halloween handmade candy corn tapestry pillow craft that is easy to sew

All you need is some upholstery fabric samples to make this elegant decorative candy corn fabric pillow. (Most fabric stores will give you samples for free once the fabric is no longer in stock at their stores… just ask. Regular cotton fabric can be used also.)

 

You Will Need:

  • Two 7″x6″ pieces of orange fabric, yellow fabric, and white or cream fabric
  • Craft stuffing or fiberfill
  • Basic sewing supplies

 

Let’s Make This Plush Pillow!

A Halloween craft that is easy to sew and handmade, featuring a candy corn tapestry pillow

Place the fabrics on a flat surface the way you want your candy corn pillow to look. (Some people have candy corn with orange at the bottom, I am doing mine with yellow at the bottom.)

 

A very easy to sew Halloween craft that is a handmade candy corn tapestry pillow

Pin together the 7″ side of ONE cream or white fabric to ONE 7″ side of orange fabric PRETTY SIDES together.

 

A Halloween craft that is very easy to sew and is a handmade candy corn pillow craft

Stitch using the pressure foot as your guide. Open out fabrics and press seam.

 

An easy to sew and handmade candy corn tapestry pillow that is great for Halloween

Do the same to the yellow piece of fabric by pinning it to the other side of the orange piece. Stitch. One side of the pillow is done.

Do the same to the other three pieces of fabric to make the other side of your pillow.

 

A handmade candy corn pillow craft that is easy to sew with a free tutorial

Place the front and back of pillow pretty sides together matching seams and pin. Leave a 4″ opening on one side for turning and stuffing.

 

A Halloween craft that is handmade, easy to sew, and features a tapestry candy corn pillow

Stitch around the outside of the pillow using the pressure foot as your guide. Leave a 4″ opening at one side for turning.

Trim seams and clip corners if needed. Turn pillow pretty side out and gently poke out corners.

 

A Halloween decoration that is easy to sew and handmade with a candy corn pillow

Stuff your pillow and hand stitch the opening closed. Enjoy displaying your candy corn pillow for the autumn holidays.

You can also make the pumpkin pillow shown here from sample sheets of upholstery fabrics!

 

Great Job! You’ve made a beautiful pillow to adorn your house with during the Halloween season!

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