Old furniture will look elegant and attractive, if you decorate it with multi-colored covers that are easy to make with your own hands. To do this, use our advice
Over time, the appearance of the furniture is lost: the upholstery of the wind, the paint is typing, and the furniture becomes not so attractive as before. However, this is not at all reason to get rid of old chairs and stools, because there are a lot of ways to return the dilapidated furniture for life. It is about them that will be discussed in this article.
One of the simplest furniture update methods ? This is a sewing new covers with your own hands. Such a finish will allow not only to return the furniture for life, but also to adapt it to the interior of the room. Stools with updated covers look very stylish and attractive. And in order to create such beauty, it is not necessary to master the skills of professional needlewoman.
What are the types of covers?
Case on the stool you can sew two types:
- tightly sitting;
- free hanging.
Independent tailoring «clothes» For chairs with backs, takes away a lot of time and strength, but ultimately you get what I wanted so much ? Beautiful and updated furniture.
But before proceeding to work, you need to correctly remove the measurements from the toaster:
- width and height of furniture;
- The depth of the seat itself.
When sewing the product, it is necessary first of all to analyze the features of furniture:
- The presence of a crossbar.
Thanks to this, you can choose the optimal option for the transformation of the toaster.
Principle of sewing
The process of manufacturing the product is quite simple:
- Take a measured piece of material on the stool;
- Clearly pull it on the front side and fix the pins;
- For the processing of seams, leave about 3 cm on each side;
- Excess parts of matter cut;
- If you want a cover to cover herbal legs, measure the desired length;
- Create the facial and rear parts of the product with a pin;
- Then make fitting on the stool: if «clothes» The village is perfect, step up the stacked seams;
- So that the cover is more convenient to shoot, you can put zipper on the back.
As you can see, sew a simple case can be even without pattern. If you want your stool to look especially, decorate the product with an satin ribbon or lace. As a rule, this principle is sewn «Clients» on kitchen stools, which makes them more interesting and attractive.
Make patterns of protective covers on the stool with their own hands easier. To do this, you need to remove the measurements from the seat and transfer them to a piece of paper or cardboard.
But usually, many needlewomen do without them, making markup immediately on the fabric. If you first encounter such work, then it’s better to make the pattern not to spoil the material.
Covers for square chairs
Sew a case on a square stool with your own hands very simple. This will require quite a bit of the fabric, since the product will be made clearly by the size of the seating.
- Household sewing machine;
- the cloth;
- Cardboard for pattern;
If the stool without a back, you can easily do and without pattern. To do this, you should simply turn it over and put on an unfolded cloth. After which it is just to remove the measurements taking into account the allowance. To «clothes» firmly adjacent to the chair, you will need to make a rum in the edging, in which there is a gum in the future.
To sewing a soft seat, measure the desired length and width of the foam, attach it to the inside of the workpiece and cover the second piece of fabric in the size of the chair.
Stop cloth around the perimeter of the product. Ultimately, you will come out here is such a beautiful soft seat
Sewing «Biscuitful» Czech
Biscuit products always attract the surprised people’s views, because this technique is so original that the desire appears to sit down in beautiful furniture covers. The main principle of technology is that the facial side of the product is represented by a multitude of volumetric pillows, which immediately rush into the eyes. Of course, it is extremely difficult to make such a beauty, but be sure that the result will not disappoint you for sure.
Before proceeding with work, you need to collect a set of all necessary materials and tools:
- scissors, pins, centimeter;
- needles, ruler, iron;
- pieces of cotton material;
- filler (foam, wool, syntheps);
- sewing machine.
The motives can be chosen completely any, so there are no restrictions in the color scheme and can not be. The main thing is to like you.
- Measure the seat area. As an example, assume that it was 30 by 30 cm;
- Each individual square will take the area of 5 cm;
- Add 1 cm to the result obtained, because in the future the squares will be filled with syntheps. We divide 30 to 5, it turns out that 6 squares will be required for each side;
- Since the square seat has 4 sides, we will need 24 parts for the facial part 24 more ? For inside;
- From the fabric, take all the necessary elements of the workpiece;
- On each flap, make serifs at the corners of 2 and 3 cm;
- Flexing the corners inside, align the nearest peckers, fixing them with pins;
- Make up the upper and lower squares;
- Patiently and slowly push all the workpiece from the front side, the pad behind the pad to make everything with the front side.
- In the resulting workpiece in each square, make cuts up to 3 cm in size;
- Insert the filler in them;
- Make sure that the filler in each of the squares has been distributed evenly;
- Each incision squeeze manually;
- Make the side sides of the cover;
- After all the torment you will come out here is a pretty soft seat
«Biscuitful» Beautiful stools will necessarily create comfort kitchens and a warm home atmosphere.
Products for round chairs
Case on a round stool sews with his own hands on the same principle as the square. Difference only in the seat configuration.
Consider an option with a rubber, since it is one of the simplest performed:
- Remove the measurements from the toaster and determine its diameter;
- Make marking on tissue with a 5 cm allowance;
- On the reverse side of the material, make a flexion of 1.5-2 cm;
- Stop Cant at a distance of 1 cm from the feed line;
- As a result, you will succeed «tunnel», in which there will be a rubber band;
- If desired, the seat can be made with a filler according to the principle that was described above.
Sew the original «clothes» For furniture easy, most importantly, do not be afraid to experiment.
As practice shows, the best products are obtained only if a person gives the will of his fantasy.
If the sewing machine comes to life in your hands, try to update the old furniture yourself. After all, it is the self-made products to fill the house with comfort and warmth.