Sew, What's New?

Curating sewing and quilting talent, techniques, and tutorials, since 1997.

Home Decor & Upholstery Posts (53)

← Back to Home Decor & Upholstery
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

How to Reupholster a Chair

Started by Susan

0 Apr 8, 2011

Calico DIY: How to Upholster Walls

This video does not demonstrate how to upholster walls, but the gentleman does explain using sample pieces of batting and fabric. They a…

Started by Susan

0 Mar 10, 2011

Sew Curtains and Shades From Pillowcases

Robin from "All Things Heart and Home" came up with a clever idea for spricing up her pantry doors.  Robin took apart two pillow cases and…

Started by Susan

1 Dec 31, 2010
Reply by Peg Baker

Make Simple Placemats & Napkins

related: Make Napkins Easter Place Setting Project Denim Placemats - Recycled Embroidered Jeans Apple Patchwork Napkins by sumaiya ashf…

Started by Susan

0 Dec 5, 2010

Floor cushions by Amy Butler

These soft and comfy portable seats have many uses, from chair cushions and pet beds to cozy spots for napping children. By Amy Butler Cr…

Started by Susan

1 Nov 19, 2010
Reply by Gloria Allender

Tutorial on Napkins

I'm looking at your finished napkins and am wondering why you didn't finish your mitered corners. They are not properly done.

Started by Carol Blair

2 Oct 25, 2010
Reply by nancy rinas

Make Napkins

The Purl Bee offers this excellent tutorial demonstrating how to make a set of cloth napkins.  These napkins are made from linen, with a…

Started by Susan

0 Oct 24, 2010

Tufting and channel tufting

becky price writes in to say:   "I have an incredible Rococo sofa and chair. They are barrel like, and lots of wood carving. Filled with ho…

Started by Susan

0 Oct 23, 2010

How To Upholster A Dining Chair - Upholstery Basics


Started by Susan

0 Oct 22, 2010

UPHOLSTERY BASICS - More Tips on 'Piping' - Tutorial

AUTOMOTIVE UPHOLSTERY BASICS-This time I am going to show you two more tips: First, how to determine the width of the 'narrow band' or…

Started by Susan

0 Oct 22, 2010


© 2021   Created by Sara.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service