Making furniture cover for wicker involves several challenges that you will not find when making covers for indoor furniture. First, the covers will have to face outdoors, or at least space on the screen or sunroom, conditions. Secondly, wicker can make holes in the covers and create more than the average level of wear. In addition, most outdoor wicker games have a curved shape, which makes cutting the covers and stitching them more complicated than making covers for a boxy room game. With a little extra effort, giving covers for wicker furniture can still be a weekend project.
Measure the wicker furniture that is covered. Obtain measurements of the height, width and depth of each piece. Make sure you have enough of the heavy duty fabric to cover each piece properly, allowing at least 12 inches of waste for each number you are covering. Draped the cloth over the piece to be covered, and the use of the tailor’s chalk to mark the contours of the different sections of the piece of furniture. Carefully mark the contours of the back, the seat, the armrests if any, the seat drop, the wings if any, the sides and the backrest.
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Cut the pieces of fabric that you have marked, leaving a margin of seam 1 around each marked line.If you are a beginner, far from marking the contours of the furniture and cut a smaller number of pieces to make more flexible, but Easier to build, covers, for example, cut a long piece for the seat, drop, backrest and back, making the piece fit with little rigor, instead of cutting an accurate piece for each of the four areas.
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