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Thanks to the seam, it is easy to create a three-in-one articulated cushion that will go perfectly on a deck chair in the garden.

Sew a cushion three in one for a deck chair

Necessary material

Difficulty: Easy
Completion time: 4 h
Equipment:
  • Scissors
  • Plain turquoise, beige, plum cotton canvas (100cm x 280 cm per color)
  • Iron
  • Silk printed turquoise, beige and plum (100m x 140 cm per color)
  • pins
  • Arabesque silk embroidered turquoise, embroidered beige, embroidered plum (20 cm x 140 cm per color)
  • Sewing machine and coordinated threads
  • Sewing needle
  • 5 m of floral turquoise ribbon with fringes
  • 3 chairs cushions of 40 cm x 40 cm

  • Cut a strip of 82 cm x 42 cm into each colored cotton.
  • Make a 1 cm hem on each length.
  • Cut a strip of silk of each color 82 cm x 31 cm and fold each edge over 1 cm with an iron.
  • With pins, place the turquoise silk band on the turquoise cotton leaving 6 cm of cotton on each side, then stitch.
  • Fold in half to obtain a square 40 cm x 40 cm (1 cm hem on each side).
  • Do the same with the other 2 shades of silk and cotton.
  • Cut 2 strips of 6 cm x 42 cm into the Arabesque turquoise fabric.
  • Sew each strip side-by-side on both sides of the matching cushion cover to form the 2 slices.
  • Slide the cushion inside this cover.
  • Close by hand, tightening the stitches so that the seam is solid.
  • Repeat with the other Arabesque bristles for the other 2 cushions.
  • Hand sew about 10 cm from each edge of the cushions with 40 cm x 4 cm ribbons.
  • It takes 2 ribbons at the top and bottom for the 2 cushions at the top and only 2 at the top for the one of the seat.


Video Instruction: A Basic Seat Cushion Cover