Easy Placemat Pillows Tutorial

This great Placemat Pillows Tutorial was linked to our last party from Meredith at Welcome to Heardmont, I love how they turned out and the way the room looks!

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 The other day I came across these cute yellow placemats at Target.

DIY No Sew Pillows From A Placemat, Welcome To Heardmount On Remodelaholic
They reminded me so much of the colors in our master bedroom that I decided to get a couple and turn them into accent pillows!
I’ve seen tutorials on turning placemats into pillows on several other blogs, but here’s how I did it.
Step 1: Iron your placemats
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Step 2: With scissors or a seam ripper, take out the stitches in one edge of the placemat
Easy Pillow From A Placemat, Welcome To Heardmount On Remodelaholic
Step 3: Using your favorite polyester filling, stuff the placemat/ pillow cover
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Placemat Into Pillow, Welcome To Heardmount On Remodelaholic
Step 4: Close the seam – I chose to hot glue mine shut (sooo easy)
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Throw Pillow From A Placemat, Welcome To Heardmount On Remodelaholic
Step 5:  Admire your new pillows!
And here are the pillows on my bed!
I hope you liked the quick and easy placemat pillows tutorial.  Now go grab some placemats and start stuffing!
Doesn’t it look Great?
I also really love that mirror!
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Cassity Kmetzsch started Remodelaholic after graduating from Utah State University with a degree in Interior Design. Remodelaholic is the place to share her love for knocking out walls, and building everything back up again to not only add function but beauty to her home. Together with her husband Justin, they have remodeled 6 homes and are working on a seventh. She is a mother of four amazing girls. Making a house a home is her favorite hobby.

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  1. >I saw these place mats at target and I almost bought them! They are adorable. My husband doesn't understand my need for hundreds of pillows on my bed, but I NEED! It looks fabulous.

  2. >Wow! Thank you so much for featuring my tutorial! I hope the fact that this is a no-sew pillow solution will encourage others to try it out.

    The mirror was a vintage find, but there's more than one in the world. Here's a post I wrote about spotting my mirror's twin on the Silver Screen:

    Thanks again for the feature!
    Meredith @ Welcome to Heardmont

  3. >What a difference two pillows can make. I'm so keeping my eyes open for cute placemats now. Who know it was so easy!

  4. >Love the new pillows! I will have to keep my eyes out for some cute placemats. Great tutorial…Easy peasy. My kinda craft. 😉

  5. >Hello.. that's a great idea… Actually tho .. I am here to thank you for the great idea of making your old bathroom mirror into a leaning wall mirror.. I did it. check it out at http://www.createtodecorate.com... it is one heavy big mirror.. but I love it and it's all thanks to your and your great idea…this pillow idea is a good one too.. I made pillows out of cloth dinner napkins one time .. clearance napkins from Ross.. they turned out very nice. for 99 cents. So Thank you Remodelaholic.! ")