Advice 1: How to make slipcovers for sofa

Quite often people purchase a sofayou. Some he simply can not afford. They manufacture their own. However, even from the old sofa to make an attractive piece of furniture. For this you need it to fit or to make him cover.
Instruction
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To make a cushion cover or sheathe the sofa, you will need a stuffing material such as batting, felt, foam rubber or other materials and supplies: furniture staples, nails, glue, lacquer furniture.
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If you still think to do the sofa or not, you should know that the appearance will be affected dramatically. Quite often people pull the furniture leather upholstery. If you want originality and brightness, then just sew two or three replaceable cover. It is best to make them different colors. Depending on your mood you can change.
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For a start, visit a shop that sells fabric. Pick up the necessary materials. For this purpose currently sold quite a lot special furniture fabrics. They, unlike normal tissues, possess sufficient strength. You must remove labels and roughly calculate how much you will need of matter.
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Then you need to sew yourself covers. To do this, you must have the necessary skills. Well look on furniture covers with drawings. Make them of course much more complicated. If you can not cope with this case, it is possible to trust the professionals. Now almost in every place you can find a good Studio.
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The covers will help to protect the sofa from various spots. The appearance of upholstery to persist for many years. However, why keep the originality of the upholstery, if it is under cover anyway, no one will see? It is a question rhetorical. In almost every house where there is old furniture, you can watch interchangeable covers. They can emphasize the interior of the room and give her comfort.
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You can also sew a blanket on the couch. To do this measurement and add to each side about 20 inches. Then go to the store and pick the right fabric. You can choose not only the furniture fabric. For this purpose, well suited woolen cloth. In this case, the veil will be even plaid. Want to surprise everyone? Purchase denim fabric. Also will need a variety of finishing materials – beautiful braid, fringe, tassels. Fold the edges of your curtain, sew decorative items and all done.

Advice 2: How to sew a cushion cover for corner sofa

Order your furniture for a long time, can make it special covers. With them, you not only extend the life of your couch, but also be able to change the color and style of the interior in case of repair. You just have to change covers and furniture transformed into new.
You will need
  • Fabric
  • Scissors
  • Thread
  • Sewing machine
Instruction
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Before sewing the cushion cover on the sofa, you need to determine the amount of fabric for them. The easiest way to find the area of fabric required to sew the so-called rough cases of unnecessary fabric. You can use old sheets or plain cotton fabric. Next you need to cut out the required details directly on the sofa, applying the fabric to the cushions and the sides of the sofa.
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Then cut the parts needed to sweep manually right on the couch, adjusting their size by trimming unnecessary. Trim parts is always easier than to take out, so you need to be very careful when fitting and carefully to fathom all the challenging places.
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After the draft covers are ready, they need to carefully unpick. This way you will be ready patterns covers for your sofa.
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Then you need to choose a fabric for slipcovers "clean copy". For cushion covers it is better to use a dense, not too stretchy fabric. If you have Pets, choose a fabric with a texture to the wool it is not sticking.
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After the covers are cut, they need to sew on the machine. If the plan covers often, you need to consider the clasp. You can sew the zipper, and you can make cushion cover with buttons or ties.
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Before sewing the cushion cover, the fabric needs to be washed and stripped, to avoid shrinkage of the finished product after washing.
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