DIY Scarf Throw Pillow Cover

Have some throw pillows lying around that could use a makeover? Here’s a great DIY trick to quickly (and cheaply) give them an update!

All you have to do is rummage through your closet to find some scarves (preferably square scarves) that you don’t use anymore OR make a trip to your local thrift shop and pick some up for pocket change.

Once you’ve selected your pillows and fabrics, follow the ultra simple steps below and – voila! Your throw pillows look trendy and new on the cheap!

My plain grey pillows look snazzy and bright now!


Step 1: Choose a large square scarf & a square throw pillow to cover
Step 1: Choose a large square scarf & a square throw pillow to cover. 
Step 2: Lay fabric out and place pillow in  the center at a diagonal.
Step 3: Bring together opposite corners and tie in a simple knot.
Final step: Tuck spare fabric in behind the knot to hide.




2 Comments Add yours

  1. I love this! Pretty and simple.


    1. Heather says:

      Thanks! I have tons of scarves so I plan to swap them around regularly ;)


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