Best Fabric Weights for Washable Slipcovers

There are many things to consider when choosing fabric but weight is numero uno. Why? Because it dictates the look, feel, and function of your washable slipcover. 

How do you figure out which weight is best for your project? 

In today’s post, I share a simple guide to help you match fabric weight with the end use of your slipcover. This is key! Continue reading

5 Pleated Slipcover Skirt Designs + Lining Tips

Slipcover Short Box Pleat Skirt

Washed denim slipcover with unlined box pleat skirt.

A pleated skirt adds so much character to a slipcover no matter if its a classic tailored style with a single pleat on each corner, or a bunch of cute, chunky box pleats all the way around.

Choosing a pleat style is only half the fun of designing your slipcover skirt. You also have to decide if your skirt will look its best with, or without a lining.

In today’s post, I share the five most common pleated skirt styles, and why I choose to line them, or not. Plus, I let you in on what type of lining I use. Continue reading

Slipcover Fit: Best Dart Placement for a T-Shape Deck

Slipcover Dart on T-Shape Deck

Hello everyone, and happy beautiful October!

If you are gung-ho to slipcover your T-cushion chair or sofa, you are going to love today’s post. I share fit tips for creating great looking front corners on a T-shape deck using darts in just the right places.

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