Everyone has an old pillowcase or two hanging out in a closet somewhere.  Actually, I just donated several last month to Goodwill.  Now I wish I had held onto them as I've found 17 easy sewing patterns using a pillowcase! Enjoy. Pillowcase

Pillowcase Pattern

1.  How to sew a Sleepover Pillowcase - Here's a tutorial to make your darling little lady her very own "special" sleepover pillowcase. 2. Super Easy Pillowcase Pattern - Printer-friendly instructions on how to make this multi-fabric pillowcase. 3.  15 Minute Pillowcase Tutorial - Holiday pillowcases for the kids with these pictured instructions. 4.  MP3 Player Pocket Pillowcase - A cool homemade gift sewing pattern for any tween or teenager in your home. Pillowcase Dress

Pillowcase Dress

5.  How to sew a Purple Petunia Pillowcase Dress - How to make a darling purple pillowcase dress with ribbon accents. 6.  Simple Crinoline Skirt - A free pattern with pictured instructions on how to make this simple crinoline skirt. Free Pillowcase Patterns

Free Pillowcase Patterns

7.  Pantry Door Pillowcase Curtains - Use pretty pillowcases to make curtains for a pantry door. 8. How to make a Pillowcase Apron - An easy sewing tutorial on how to make an apron out of a vintage pillowcase. 9.  Pillowcase to Doll Blanket - How to turn a pillowcase into a darling blanket for your daughter's doll. Easy Sewing Patterns 10.  Ruffled Pillowcase Tote Tutorial - A darling little tote embellished with ruffles made out of a pillowcase. 11.  Pillowcase Grocery Tote Tutorial - How to turn a pillowcase into a grocery tote to as a green way to purchase your grocery's. 12.  Pillowcase Pajama Shorts Tutorial - How to sew a pillowcase into pajama shorts for little boys. 13.  Pillowcase Purse Pattern - Give an orphaned pillowcase a new home -- over your shoulder. Pillowcase Pattern 14.  Tutorial: Turn A Vintage Pillow Case Into a Window Shade - A free pattern on how to make a window shade out of a vintage pillowcase. 15.  Ballet Roll - An easy way to turn a pillowcase into a ballet roll which holds all of your daughter's ballet or dress up things in order. Pillowcase Sewing Project 16.  Shepherd's Headdress - How to make a shepherd costume for your live Nativity for Christmas. 17.  Pillowcase Jumper Pattern - How to sew a darling jumper out of a pillowcase with this free pattern with pictured instructions. 18.  Soft Napkins out of Pillowcases - Easy sewing patterns using a pillowcase to make soft napkins.

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