Scrap Busting Pouf Pattern

Today, we have a project for you that packs a double scrap busting punch!!

Free Pouf Sewing Pattern perfect for sewing with scraps

Poufs are great for providing additional seating in a room or a place to prop your feet. We also love poufs for teen room decor or dorm room decor. Coordinate your fabrics to fit any style or keep fabrics neutral so the pouf easily transitions to a variety of spaces.

DIY Pouf Sewing Tutorial

Medium to heavyweight fabric scraps are ideal for creating your pouf. Cutting up old jeans would make a perfect upcycle project.

Pouf Sewing Tutorial Perfect for Scrap Busting

The reason this scrap busting project packs a double punch is the inner storage capacity. Stuff the pouf with every form of scraps you can think of from old towels or clothing to fabric, interfacing, and muslins. The more you stuff the better! This is the ultimate reduce, reuse, recycle project!


  • sturdy, medium to heavyweight fabric
  • 1 x 22″ zipper
  • Heavy duty needle (size 16-18)
  • Polyester thread
  • Invisible zipper foot or zipper foot
  • Light weight mesh fabric for inner bag
  • Drawstring cord
  • Fabric for piping (optional)
  • Piping cord (optional)
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