Sunday 20 May 2018

Showcasing ~ Upcycled Jeans Fish Pillows ~ Tutorial & Pattern

Today's showcased tutorial uses the interesting, and often hard to recycle bits of denim jeans, such as seams, buttons, and pockets, to add details to a fun project.

Learn how to make fish pillows from upcycled jeans. Tutorial by Pillar Box Blue.

Claire, from Pillar Box Blue, shows how to make Fish Pillows, using pre-loved denim jeans and felted sweater fabric. The detailed tutorial shows how to use bleach and the provided fish scale template to create a realistic finish to the pillows.

Claire added her denim fish pillows to both the Denim Refashioning and the Pillows & Cushions link parties. You might like to check out the following tutorials at the Denim Refashioning linky...
  • Denim Pocket Tote
  • Boho Jeans Pillow
  • Denim Boxy Pouch
  • Denim Dog Toys
  • Shibori Pencil Cases

... Pam


  1. They look brilliant! Well done Claire!

  2. Those are adorable - the bleachy fishy scales are over the top perfect -that's a technique that would work for other designs and applications ... thinking cap on :D

  3. These are great Pam, another one to add to the must try list :)

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