How to sew a three ring binder cover with zipper pocket

How to sew a three ring binder cover

Welcome to Sewspire! By popular request, I am here to show you how to make a custom binder cover with exterior zippered compartment. This particular tutorial includes the instructions and measurements for a 1″ three ring binder; however, I have included the measurements for the larger binders if you’d like to sew a cover for… Read More

Card Table Makeover and UpStyle

How to sew a fitted card table cloth

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! This week we are making a custom table cover that is sized to fit a standard card table perfectly. This particular table cloth is unique in that it has a circular accent panel that adds an interesting design element to what might otherwise become a fairly ordinary place setting.… Read More

How to Sew A Reversible Folding Chair Slipcover

How to Sew a Reversible Folding Chair Slipcover by Sewspire

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire!  Today, I am here to show you how to sew a slipcover that will fit any standard metal folding chair. This particular design is unique because it can be styled in two ways to offer you more versatility. For this project you will need 2 yards of cotton fabric.… Read More

Simple Stylish Slipcovers To Transform Your Home

How to sew a custom fit ottoman slipcover

With some stylish fabric, a sewing machine and some basic sewing skills you can create your own custom made slipcovers to suit your taste perfectly! Interior designer and furniture purveyor, Kenny Sherman of Peyton’s Place Furniture, recommends choosing a natural fiber, such as cotton classic mattress ticking or linen, for maximum durability and washability. Linen is… Read More

How to sew removable zippered flanged pillow slipcover

How to Sew A Removable Zippered Flanged Pillow Slipcover by Sewspire

Hey y’all and welcome back to Sewspire! As a continuation of our 2017 Spring Slipcover Series I am here to show you how to sew a removable zippered flanged pillow slipcover. To make two pillow covers, you will need a half yard each of two coordinating fabrics, two 16″ pillow forms and two 14″ zippers.… Read More

How to sew a cover for your sewing machine

How to sew a sewing machine cover

Hey y’all and welcome to the first video tutorial in the Sewspire 2017 Slipcover Series!  Today I am here to show you how to create a custom cover for your sewing machine. For this project you will need a soft sided measuring tape, 3/4 yard canvas or twill fabric, embroidery thread and assorted cotton scraps to… Read More