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Cam Lee wrote:Material is recycled from an old sheet, which I think was cotton. I’m liking the buckwheat hulls as a filling, though maybe not for sleeping on.


Hi. I had a pillow filled with buckwheat hulls and I liked it very much. Especially in summer. The pillow stays much cooler than other pillows.
The disadvantage is:  a pillow filled with buckwheat hulls is not washable. The hulls inside the pillow stay wet much too long when washed.
That's why I don't have that pillow anymore. But when I can find buckwheat hulls, I will make a new one.
 
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I love how Dawn West's recycled denim pillow incorporates the original seams as decorative features. Very attractive!
 
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I just finished sewing my pillow.

For my fabric, I repurposed a pair of little girl's shorts.

I made sure it was 100% natural fiber fabric.

It required a little cutting to shape it into a square.

Sewing.

For the stuffing I had some washed fleece that I combed to fluff and stuff.

Done! Finished size is roughly 12 inches by 14 inches
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