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Give your DIY slipcover a professional hem finish with this pretty flange detail. It’s easy to make and no welt cord is needed. I recently copied a commercially made sofa slipcover. It was hemmed with a sweet little flange hem. I love the look — it’s a subtle tailored detail that gave the cover a…
Use these linen slipcover ideas to add comfort and style to your bedroom. Includes favorite fabrics and DIY design tips for making headboard covers and bed skirts. If you’ve followed my blog for a while you know most of my posts are about designing and making slipcovers for living room furniture. But did you know…
Heavyweight cotton indigo ticking is a favorite for slipcovers but it’s not easy to find. Need an alternative? Here are five indigo ticking-like stripes that will work great for armchair and sofa covers. In 2014, I sourced and tested a bunch of cotton ticking stripe fabrics and wrote this review. There were slim pickings back…