You are my Sunshine | Bench Pillow

You Are My Sunshine Bench Pillow Sewing Pattern with Sunflowers

Pillows come in all shapes and sizes. We love this elongated You Are My Sunshine Pillow for a bench or bed. Layer a variety of pillows for an extra cozy look.

You Are My Sunshine Pillow Sewing Pattern

The You Are My Sunshine Applique is perfect for a child’s room, nursery, or a porch. We can imagine it providing the perfect backdrop for a porch swing.

Required Materials: 

  • ½ yard for appliqué background
  • ½ yard for backing
  • Various colorful scraps for appliqué
  • 1 yard muslin for pillow form
  • Fusible webbing
  • 1 large bag of good quality polyfil
  • Black embroidery floss
  • sewing machine

Finished pillow measures 36″ x 15″ and has an envelope backing to make the pillow form interchangeable.

Before getting started on your sunshine pillow, take a look at these applique tips and tricks.