We bought our home along with the old furniture! Finally fully commuting to shabby chic. Articles needing additional references from July All articles needing additional references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from August As long as the wooden sofa frame is still structurally sound, you can get an almost instant makeover as only the cushion inserts need new covers. I bought duck canvas for what felt like a small fortune. Need to get them all done I suppose.
How To Cover a Chair or Sofa with a Loose Fit Slipcover
I placed the ottoman back — it acts as a chaise when pushed up against the sofa. I utilized as many JoAnn coupons as possible as well. Trax is adorable…love that he is in almost all of the photos: Time to Sparkle Polyester Armchair Wow, Jennifer…if I could hug you, I would! I so love your house and what you have done with it… and I so wish I could copy everything you have done…. This seemed overwhelming to me.
Removed it and sewed a straight seam for each corner to resemble a box cushion. If you're visiting me for the first time, start with my DIY Project Gallery, found by clicking the tab next to 'Home'. Be prepared as I almost cross the line. Cotton, canvas and denim are machine washable, come in an array of colors and patterns, and are of a medium weight so they will lay nicely. You did a wonderful job …. I used them to make cushion covers. Yet another reason to let them destroy the original cover before I slipcover it!