Patchwork pillows. These don't look too hard for a patchwork beginner's project.
...Do outro lado by Fotos de Samariquinha- Micheline Matos, via Flickr
Patchwork cushions add a touch of homespun elegance to any chair. My patchwork cushion kits are perfect for beginner sewers & come with cushion pad, fabric, pattern & instructions. Lots of fabric choices. £10 from Summerlandcreative on etsy