No-Sew Burlap Fall Pillows

No-Sew Burlap Fall Pillows

Posted by DecoArt on Sep 10th 2017

Get comfy and colorful this fall with pillows made with Americana® Acrylics.


    • transfer paper
    • scissors
    • paintbrush
    • burlap
    • hot glue gun and glue sticks
    • sheet of clear vinyl
    • measuring tape
    • 12" x 12" pillow form
    • 18" x 18" pillow form
    • 14" x 14" pillow form


    1. Place the pillow on the burlap (still folded in the middle) and cut so there is about 2-3" still remaining on the right and left sides of the pillow. (No need to cut the bottom or top of the burlap.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Place the pillow in between the burlap to measure where the fold will be.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Remove the pillow form while holding firmly to one side to keep the burlap positioned correctly.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Tuck the right and left sides of the pillow (the same side that you cut) in about 1-2" and press down to crease the burlap.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Insert the warmed glue gun into the tuck and apply an ample amount of glue to seal the tuck closed. Press down gently for a firm seal.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Trace and transfer the patterns to vinyl sheets and cut out. Apply the vinyl stencils to the pillows.
    12. Instruction #6
    13. Paint each pillow using the suggested colors: Navy Blue: wreath and "Fall"; Spicy Mustard: large leaf, "e" in hello, and "& everything nice"; Burnt Orange: large pumpkin, "l" and "o" in hello, "pumpkin", and small leaf; and Country Red:"h" and "l" in hello, "spice", and large leaf.
    14. Instruction #7
    15. Remove the vinyl stencils and let the paint dry completely.
    16. Instruction #8
    17. Carefully insert the pillow forms and display.
    18. Instruction #9


    Fall Pillows Stencil