Every spring, I get an insatiable urge to do DIY around the house. Of course, the usual spring cleaning bender is in there too, but that doesn’t quite quench my thirst. Continue reading
Finally, the last part of the sofa cover tutorial. Continue reading
When making these slipcovers, you’ll be working on them inside out with seams facing you.
How to Sew Cushion Slipcovers:
Take a cushion off the sofa and measure the length, height and depth. Make sure you add a generous seam allowance to those measurements. If using drop cloth fabric, add about 3cm or more for each seam as it has a loose weave that will give over time. Continue reading
Something about the idea of sewing a couch slipcover is hugely daunting. Maybe it’s the sheer size of it or perhaps it’s the awkward shapes, but it sounds like something for the experts.
That’s totally not the case. This is actually a project I would put at intermediate level. Surprising, right?! Continue reading
It’s finished! My pink couch now has a custom made slipcover and I love it. Fully washable and being cotton, this can easily be dyed if I find white a frustrating colour with the kids around. Now I just need some funky big cushions for it. Continue reading
I’m in the midst of making a slip cover for my pink sofa out of painters canvas drop cloth (new ones, of course). Continue reading