Updated: 2019-09-17 Views: 173
To ‘bolster' means to uphold or add support， as in， "They bolstered morale by serving large pieces of free cake to everyone." The etymology originates in the world of pillows (a very， cushy world)， where a bolster is a longboudoir pillow cases， narrow pillow， often used to support the back or neck. Our black， white， and linen version finishes at over 30" long and makes a dramatic statement across a bed or against the back of a couch.？floral pillow cases
The flanged ends are an interesting and intricate-looking detail， but our step-by-step instructions make them easy to create... and？without a separate panel.
At several points in this project， you'll be sewing in a circle. If your machine has a free arm， this is a great time to use it.？
We stuffed our pillow with quality polyester fiber fill. You could also use a bolster pillow form at approximately 30" x 8".
If you'd like to re-create our black and white palette， below are a few current collections that feature strong motifs， all of which could be beautifully paired with a natural linen. Click on any swatch for more information.
Featured along with this bolster in photo above and below are three additional pillows that made up our original black and white pillow series： Six Cornered Tassel Pillow， Eiffel Tower Pom Pillow， Pleated Lumbar Pillow， and Squares and Stripes Square Pillow.
The Double Flange Bolster finishes at approximately 30" wide x just under 26" in circumference and 8" in diameter.？
NOTE： The solid fabric can be cut to make the best use of the ？ yard of fabric： 10" high x 26？" wide in two rows with each rectangle side-by-side with a 12？" square. The feature fabric cut is， as listed 26？" high x 16" wide， which would require a ？ yard cut， however， if you fabric's print is non-directional， you could certainly cut on the horizontal (16" high x 26？" wide) and would need only a ？ yard cut.
Project Design： Alicia ThommasSample Creation &； Instructional Outline： Jodi Kelly
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