How to recover patio chair cushions. Find and save ideas about recover patio cushions on pinterest. If your patio cushions are looking a little worn and faded it may be time to recover them. Write these numbers on a piece of paper for quick reference. Cut out the paper pattern with scissors.
In general you should plan to add about 3 inches all around onto your pattern. If you can sew a straight line you can recover your couch and chair cushions in no time without the need for zippers or fancy stitchery. These two resulting numbers will be the dimensions of the piece of fabric you will need. How to recover your outdoor cushions.
Measure the length width and depth of the cushion that you want to recover. How to recover outdoor furniture cushions. Instead of running out to buy new covers or cushions consider recovering your existing cushions with new fabric. I decided to recover some old outdoor furniture for a friend.
Thank you so much for this tutorial. I hope that my how to will help someone else that needs to do a similar project. Put your cushion in the top corner of the fabric with the rear of the cushion near the top side and allow enough space on the side for the fabric to wrap up the side of the cushion. I will be so glad to get my thicker seat cushions back on my furniture as the new cushions are.
Step by step first lay your fabric out on a flat surface pattern side up and position your cushion on it. Scissors fabric a sewing machine a needle thread and a tape measure are all you need for the couch. See more ideas about covered patio diy reupholster outdoor cushions and outdoor furniture covers. I was going to recover my patio furniture cushions in a much more complicated way but then i found your directions.
I will probably try the glue gun first and of they dont hold ill try velcro tape. I saved the foam from my 4 chair cushions and also the two from my outdoor loveseat and will try this trick to recover each cushion. Turned out not to badly. You can even leave the old covers on the cushions to protect the foam inside and give it extra structure.
Multiply the measured length of the cushion by two and a half. Not made like the older thicker foam ones were and not as comfy.