Your question: How do you make a European pillow sham?

What are Euro shams?

A Euro sham is a decorative covering for a Euro-sized pillow. Euro pillows are typically 26 inches by 26 inches and Euro shams are made to fit over them. They play the same role as other-sized bed shams, just for a nontraditional-sized pillow.

How much fabric is needed for a pillow sham?

Add the fabric amounts you require to make one king size pillow sham. You will need 1 1/4 yards for the pillowcase plus 1 yard for a tailored sham and 1 1/2 yards for a ruffled sham. For each complete pillow sham, you will need 2 1/4 yards for a tailored sham and 2 3/4 yards for a ruffled sham.

How much fabric do I need to make a European pillow case?

Buy around 1 yard (0.91 m) of fabric for each pillowcase you’re making.

What size is boudoir sham?

Boudoir pillows – are 12” tall x 16” long.

This size is also referred to as a travel pillow. Most boudoir pillows are shams and used for decorative purposes.

Why is it called a breakfast pillow?

A rectangle accent pillow is called a breakfast pillow. Breakfast pillows are decorative throw pillows that typically match the bedding set. … These pillows tend to adorn beds in hotels to add a touch of elegance and color contrast to the room.

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