How much fabric do I need to make a slipcover?

Answer A standard 86-inch to 106-inch-sized three-cushion couch requires 19 yards of fabric for a slipcover with no skirting, 21 yards with tailored skirting and 23 yards for ruffled or box-pleated skirts... Read More »

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How much fabric is needed for a sofa slipcover?

Measure the dimensions of your sofa at the widest parts. Add an additional 3 inches for seams. A yard of material is 36 inches. Divide your inches of fabric by 36 to figure yardage.

How to Make a Sofa Slipcover?

A sofa slipcover can give new life to an older piece of furniture, as well as provide a room with a fresh appearance. While it is possible to buy slipcovers, making your own is more cost-effective ... Read More »

How to Make a Slipcover for a Rolled Arm Bench?

A rolled arm bench typically has a long flat bench in the center and two rolled arms that rise above the legs. This style of bench is a little more formal than a bench without arms, and it often lo... Read More »

How to Make a Slipcover for Your Papasan Chair Cushion?

Do you have one of those "papasan" or "satellite dish" rattan chairs? Is the cushion in poor condition but you don't know how to launder it? You can make a new cushion, but if you don't have the ti... Read More »