Free Pillow Patterns
Sew handmade pillows, pillowcases, and pillow shams to match any decor--no matter how often you change it out! Our free pillow patterns feature both neutral and traditional patterns to standout and seasonal designs!
Spot On! Pillow
Contrasting fabrics, eye-catching appliqués, and frayed edges create visual and textural appeal in this pillow. You’ll quilt the pillow top before creating the ragged-edge look.
Romance in Red
Combine simple designs and classic red-and-cream prints for an endearing cozy pillow.
Summer Fun Pillow
One simple block in assorted fabrics yields a knockout throw pillow.
So Many Strips
Fabric scraps take center stage on this pair of geometric pillows. A quick stitch-and-flip method brings together narrow fabric strips to create a delightful pillow duet.
Trio of Pillows
Large pillows are great for lounging, but they can also add a punch of color to any room. Use durable home decor fabrics, plush fabrics, or soft quilting cottons to make a the set of pillows.
Ornate Floral Pillow
For a quick home décor project, use Flying Geese units to frame a fussy-cut large floral motif and assemble the unit into a pillow.
Bright and Bubbly Pillow
Happy appliquéd circles arranged in a flower shape fill a bright pillow. The ragged edges of the appliqués add to the project’s breezy charm while orange piping frames the aqua background and echoes the center circle.
Rickrack and Bow Pillow
Combine a pack of charm squares and jumbo rickrack to make a stylish pillow.
Fussy-Cut Flowers Pillow
Fussy-cut delicate floral designs to showcase in appliquéd circles on a round pillow.
Country Windmills Star Pillow
Use scraps to piece a matching star block pillow and zigzag pillowcase.
Rail Fence Pillow
Sew four blocks in a variety of favorite cool-tone solids, then set them on point with an additional cool-tone solid to make a 16"-square pillow.
Fusible Appliqué Bird Pillow
Use flannel scraps to create bird, nest, egg, and berry appliqué pieces. Fuse the pieces to a pieced pillowtop to make a handmade nature scene.
Pastel Delectable Mountains Pillow
Create pillows (and an exquisite bed quilt) in crisp, cool colors.
Just a Dash Pillow
A single block composed of a stripe, dot, and swirling floral results in a sophisticated pillow.
Metallic Fireworks Pillow
Add patriotic bursts to a plain pillow with simple machine straight-stitching. The dark blue background serves as a night sky for the red and white metallic sparklers.
Neutral Print Pillows
The use of coordinating prints makes these pillows look more complicated than they are. Their neutral colors help them transition through decor changes.
Four triangles make a merry, square pillow! Three bright prints form the hourglass block pillow. Complete it with a covered button center and piped edging.
House and Heart Pillow
Use precut 10-inch squares and fat quarters to create a reversible pillow. Appliqué house and heart shapes, then frame each appliquéd block with stripe and tone-on-tone borders.
Use large rickrack and prints to create a square patchwork pillow.
Wool Flower Pillow
A felted wool square makes a bold background for a funky flower appliqué pillow. Combine cotton, ribbon, and wool for a folk art look.
Premade Ruffle Pillow
Sew a simple, yet elegant, pillow using 2"-wide premade ruffles.
I Love You Pillow
Stitch a subtle love note using a shadow redwork technique of ecru thread on a soft white foundation.
Cute Cowboy Pillow
Make a western-theme pillow using star, plaid, and bandana prints.
Red-and-cream prints create an elegant pillow when combined with buttons.
Sweet Retreat Decorative Pillow
Add cottage chic style to any bedroom with free patterns for a decorative pillow, coordinating shams, bed skirt, and nightstand slipcover.
Jolly Holiday Pillows
Pleats and ruching dress up a festive pair of Christmas-theme pillows just in time for a season of good cheer.
Gather your scraps and use this free pillow pattern to make a rectangular patchwork pillow.
Squares & Circles Pillows
Piece squares or machine-appliqué circles to create two easy pillows.
Twice Is Nice Pillow
A pair of pillow toppers helps you make the shift from one holiday to the next.
Congrats Appliqué Pillow
Make a wedding gift that newlyweds will treasure.
Wool Owl PIllow
A houndstooth owl rests on a plaid branch atop a wool pillow embellished with zipper trim
Tic-Tac-Toe and Daisy Pillows
Choose vibrant colors and sassy prints to make it an eye-catching addition to your decor. Fusible web makes this appliqué project a fast and easy one to complete.
Twist & Turn
Fabric selection is key in re-creating this look. Choose a repeat floral print, cut and sew as directed, and a new motif magically appears where the prints converge.
Easy Strips Pillow
Piece rectangle strips to create a square pillow cover.
Pillowcase with Leaf Pattern
Add fusible leaf appliqués to decorate the band of a pillowcase.
Simple Strips Pillow Sham
Sew a beginner-friendly pillow sham that’s pieced from simple strips. In-the-ditch quilting complements the richly patterned fabrics.
It’s a Wrap Pillow Bands
Add style to plain pillows with easy-to-sew pillow bands.
Butterfly Floor Pillow
Create a soft place to land with a generously sized floor pillow created from a quartet of butterfly panels and a coordinating butterfly print.
Pieced Pinwheels Pillow Sham
Give your bedroom a makeover with this pieced ensemble, including a pillow sham, bedskirt, and valance.