How do you sew a pillowcase by hand?

How do I make my pillow Fluffy?

Use a Tennis Ball In A Sock Method

A tennis ball should work well since it’s hard enough to pound the pillow and should help break apart any clumped-up fill. Simply place a tennis ball inside a sock and then add it into the dryer with your pillows.

How much fabric do I need for a no sew pillow?

You will need about 1 yard (0.92 meters) of fleece for each color/pattern. Stack the two pieces of fleece together with the right sides facing out. This is very important. You won’t be turning your pillow inside out, so the right sides need to be on the outside from the very beginning.

How much fabric does it take to make a pillowcase?

A finished standard pillowcase should measure about 22.5 inches by 31.5 inches, allowing for fill depth, seaming and an approximate 4-inch hem. One yard of 45-inch-wide fabric should be enough to make one standard case, if the material is preshrunk.

What is the first step to do before sewing a pillowcase?

Sew a pillowcase in 7 easy steps

  1. What you’ll need: …
  2. Wash, dry and iron your fabric before measuring and cutting the fabric.
  3. Fold the fabrics in half to easily cut the rectangles.
  4. Fold the cuff in half, lengthwise and iron down the fold.
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How much bigger should a pillowcase be than the pillow?

Opt for a pillowcase measuring 1/2 to 1 inch longer than the pillow length and 2 1/2 to 4 inches wider than the pillow width, if you’re buying a ready-made pillowcase.