Covers for chairs: transform furniture
Often, completing another cosmetic repair in the apartment, we are disappointed to find that your favorite pieces of furniture, faithfully served us, do not fit into the interior. Naturally, if the desire to urgently purchase new furniture coincides with the contents of the purse, then the question disappears by itself. And what if the unforeseen expenses significantly affect the budget? A dilapidated chair in the kitchen so blurred your eyes, which does not allow you to fully experience the result of a long process of renewal of the interior? Exit one - covers for furniture.
Furniture for furniture
Textile has an amazing property that gives completeness and nobility to the interior. Properly selected color and texture of the fabric can transform absolutely any room. Sofa cushions, chair covers, curtains and tablecloth are not just objects where the designer embodies his ideas, but real allies of a comfortable atmosphere. And in some cases - the last hope to return the furniture a decent look.
For example, covers for chairs. They not only protect against dust, dirt and scratches. This simple outfit helps to emphasize the festive atmosphere. White tablecloth and the same color chair covers, decorated with bows, effectively complement any celebration. On weekdays they can flaunt in cases of more practical fabric.
Such a solution will transform the appearance of upholstered furniture. The most important condition when choosing covers for a sofa and armchairs: "clothes" should completely repeat the outline of furniture, while it is easy enough to remove.
Covers for chairs with their own hands
Nowadays it's easy to get ready-made covers in the store. Presented in a wide range, they satisfy the taste preferences of a wide variety of consumers. Nevertheless, many prefer to sew custom-made covers, wishing to emphasize the uniqueness of the interior. Moreover, many chairs do not fit into the standard parameters of ready-made cases.
Possessing small skills of sewing art, chair covers can be sewn by yourself. To do this, you need to buy a good fabric, given the degree of stress. It is very important to carefully consider the ways of attaching the cover to the chair before the whole process begins. The amount of tissue used depends on this. To the cover does not "move out" and does not frown in the process of operation, it must be securely secured with ties or stickers. With a solid type, it is enough to attach a few hidden ties. For a separate cover, the best option is an elastic band or cord around the entire perimeter of the seat.
To make a standard cover on a chair without any kind of decorative elements, you need from 1.5 meters of fabric. As a rule, it takes up to 5 cm to fold. Besides, one should take into account the property of some types of fabric, which after shrinking give shrinkage.
Now proceed to the exact measurements of the chair:
- height of the whole object;
- Backrest height and width;
- Depth and width of the seat;
- the height of the legs of the chair;
- the distance between the legs of the chair.
Naturally, the listed measurements are rather arbitrary, they can vary depending on the features of the chair and the design of the cover. It is best to begin to transfer the pattern to an inexpensive cloth. And only after making a few test cases of a test case, to begin sewing this product.