Tufting Tutorial

In this tufting tutorial, Create Joy shows how to create this beautiful padded headboard that will add elegance to your room's decor. - Sewtorial

This is not your typical sit down in front of your sewing machine tutorial. It may take a smidgeon of  elbow grease, but if your headboard turns out anything like this one, then the extra effort is definitely worth it. In this tufting tutorial, Create Joy shows how to create this beautiful padded headboard that will add elegance to your room’s decor.

Supplies

  • Padded headboard frame (or whatever you wanna make… bench?)
  • Fabric–Used: grey cotton blend velveteen
  • Covered button kits, however many you need–Used: (19) 3/8″ buttons
  • Really, really strong upholstery thread
  • A really big needle
  • Washers or zip ties or other strong anchors
  • Your trusty staple gun

Skill Level

Advanced Beginner

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