How to Make Your Own Window Seat Cushions

What You'll Need
Tape measure
8-inch thick foam

Window seat cushions make a great addition to any area where there may be a bay window, kitchen nook or other area which is set in front of a window. Many older homes have these areas as a built-in feature but are wooden seats. With a little bit of money and free time you can make your own window seat cushions and this article will show you how.

Step 1 - Cushion Size

Determine how large of a cushion you will need and you can also, at this step, decide if you would like to have two cushions instead of just one. There are two measurements that you will need: the length of the bench and the width of the bench. This will be the size of the finished cushion. If you want to have two cushions then split the length in half.

Step 2 - Foam and Fabric Cutting

Foam comes in several sizes and styles. You can have memory foam or just regular foam padding. You can even get decorative and use memory foam wedges to create a style to yo