Rocking chair covers – Maybe you have a rocking chair with a padding that has seen better days. Instead of replacing the rocking chair, you can make a cover for it. The cost of the fabric and the time it will take to make the cover will be well less than the cost of a new rocking chaired.
The first Estimate the amount of fabric you will need to make the rocking chair cover. Use the tape measure, available at any sewing shop, to measure from the floor in front of the rocking chair, from long in the seat, to the height of the back and then the length to the floor on the other side.
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After that Choose a fabric for rocking chair covers. The fabric for the cover should be sturdy and wear-resistant. You can usually find fabrics like these in wholesale. Upholstery fabric may be more expensive, but you may find cheaper things in stock tips or outlets. Mark the back of the fabric with a marker or tailor’s chalk according to the steps taken in step 1. Be sure to leave about 2.5 cm clearance for the seam, and then cut the fabric. The ruler will help draw straight lines, and the square will help keep the angles straight. Cut a piece of cloth larger than the cushion, wrap it up like a package and close it with a pin.