Throw pillow inserts are just expensive. Plus, creating throw pillows inserts is time-consuming even if you have a sewing machine. Here’s the cheapest DIY throw pillow insert no-sew to save you time and money!
If you are looking for a way to save money on throw pillow inserts and you don’t want to sew anything today is your lucky day!
You will wonder why you didn’t think of this sooner. Here it is!
Cheapest DIY Throw Pillow Insert No-Sew Materials
All you need is your throw pillow cover and fiberfill and you are ready to create your throw pillow.
Overall this method is the cheapest DIY throw pillow insert and it will save you a lot of time.
Throw Pillow Cover
Throw pillow covers are very affordable on Amazon. Therefore you don’t have to spend a lot of money to own a few amazing sets. In fact, here are a few amazing pillow cover sets!
Buy a cheap Mainstays pillow from Walmart for the fiberfill or a bag of Polyester fiberfill from Hobby Lobby. Both are around $3 to $5.
DIY Throw Pillow Insert No-Sew Instructions
- Stuff pillow corners with the fiberfill first then evenly add fiberfill to the rest of the pillow.
- Smooth out any lumps by fining out the fiberfill with your fingertips before zipping the pillow.
- Zip the pillow cover.
- Fluff your pillow a little bit and you’re done!
Creating Throw Pillow Insert vs Stuffing The Pillow Cover With Fiberfill
I created two 20×20 inch throw pillow inserts using a 20 x54 inch body pillow and a mini sewing machine. In all, it was time-consuming even with the sewing machine. If you are interested in that DIY it’s right → here.
However, to be fair I am not a seamstress and my mini sewing machine isn’t a standard sewing machine. Therefore, considering these factors it makes sense why creating the pillow inserts was time-consuming.
Washing Throw Pillow Insert vs Fiberfill
Both the throw pillow insert and the fiberfill is machine washable. However, the fiberfill must be placed in a wash bag.
After considering everything, the throw pillow inserts no-sew option is easier, quicker and the cheapest especially if you purchase the fiberfill in bulk.