Upholstery for the lazy girl!
When decorating, always keep in mind that no-one's going to see the bottom/back/inside. This is only one small step up from wrapping a loose piece of cloth over a cushion, but it does keep the cover tidy and in place. So: lay that piece of grey denim you're never going to make a skirt from, face up on the floor. Put the cushion more or less in the middle. (Please excuse the blurry photos, but it was the middle of the night.) Oh yes - zig-zag around all raw edges first. Fold the corners up…
How to make a sofa slipcover
Do you need an updated sofa on a budget? How about you make a slipcover. Here is a tutorial on how to make your own.
5 steps in turning a sheet into a couch cover (NO SEWING)
Things you will need: Sheet set (I used twin) Staple Gun Patience! Step one: This is the easiest step! I took the whole fitted sheet and put around the couch pillows and stapled the excess fabric t…
Cotton-Linen Slipcovers for Flexsteel Classics
Slipcovers for big, rolled arm chairs go on easier with a center back placket zipper. No need to break a sweat!
Dense cotton duck instantly transforms any furniture with its broad arm construction and an elegant draping at the bottom. Inner pleats minimize tucking, creating a streamlined, renewing finish. Available in a variety of hues.
A simple 15 minute project that completely updates your couch or sofa using drop cloth as a cover. This no sew project is an easy way to transform your space in a budget friendly way.
How to Make a Sectional Slipcover
Hello Friends! I recently posted the big reveal of my new sectional slipcover, and today I am back to share how I made my sectional slipcover, step-by-step! I am starting with the base of the sectional, and I will follow up with how I covered the cushions in a separate post. (See that HERE.) I have a ton of pictures to share, as in I edited over 80 photos, so I could share as many details as possible. Because of that, it was necessary to break this tutorial into two posts. Here is what our…
All About Slipcovers: Top 5 Fabrics with Video Tutorial: Big Duck Canvas Blog
Video Tutorial even shows how to make a template for your own sofa, chair or couch. Very little measuring required! If you can sew a straight line, you can make a slipcover!
Your Slipcover Is Showing
I love slipcovered sofas . . . when they look like this: Source And this: Source In our business, though, we rarely go into a home with slipcovered furniture that looks like those pictures. Generally when we run into slipcovered furniture, it looks like this: Source Furniture like that can be a BIG problem when you're trying to sell a home. A buyer who sees a room in this condition will usually do one of two things. They will leave thinking there is "no way I'll make an offer on that home…
Sofa Slipcover Instructions for Getting That Perfect Fit
Can’t afford a new couch, but love the slipcovered look? This guide contains tips on how to put a generic slipcover on any old couch so that they look like they were made for each other.
Sure Fit Classic Duck Washable Sofa Slipcover (Bluestone / Sofa)
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Slipcovered Settee | Centsational Style
I love it when a plan comes together ! I’ve been working on the living room all week, mostly the wainscoting, but one of the other pieces I also wanted to makeover was my brown velvet settee. I love the shape of this piece - it fits on the wall next to the fireplace to perfection, bu ...