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30 Minutes with Workroom Tech: Episode 40 / Pillows and Cushions Q & A

Updated: Jun 10, 2020

For episode 40 of the podcast (air date Wednesday, June 10, 2020) Ceil DiGuglielmo and Susan Woodcock asked members of the Workroom Accountability Mentoring Group for their questions about sewing custom pillows and cushions. The group had a lot of great questions!

You can listen to the podcast here:

Episode 40 Pillows and Cushions Q & A


When making pillows and cushions do you serge the pieces before sewing or after?

Susan and Ceil agreed that when you are serging the cut edges of pillows, it is best to serge the pieces before sewing. Not all pillows are serged, but it is a good way to finish edges for fabrics that fray.