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Bolster Pillows

Please Note:

2 inches (50.8 mm) is added for closure overlap.

Unit of Measurement
A. Diameter (?)
Diameter of pillow form. The finished bolster will be roughly 1/2 inch (Regular Fit) or 1 inch (Tight Fit) smaller in diameter.
     
inches
B. Length (?)
Length of the pillow form. The finished bolster will be roughly 1/2 inch (Regular Fit) to 1 inch (Tight Fit) shorter.
   
inches
Quantity (?)
Total number of pillows needed with these dimensions.
Fabric Width (?)
Actual width of fabric (often 46, 54, or 60 inches -- 1168, 1372, and 1524 mm).
   
inches
Pattern Detail:
No fabric pattern
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Pattern runs around the pillow.
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Pattern runs across the pillow.
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Nothing is added for seam allowance -- the cover will be 1 inch (12.7 mm) smaller in diameter and length for a very tight fit.
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A half inch (25.4 mm) is added for seam allowance -- the cover will be 1/2 inch smaller in diameter and length for a regular fit.