Cushion cover with pansies, size 50 x 50 cm
- Fleece, 53 x 110 cm
- Embroidery, app. 20 x 20 cm (or you make an embroidery with the pancy design, you need cotton fabric or mixture, about 25 x 25 cm and embroidery floss, work with 2 strands).
- Interfacing, app 20 x 20 cm
- Ric rac ribbon, 90 cm
- Viscose ribbon for pipe 4 x 220 cm
- Cord for pipe, 220 cm
- 1 Zipper, 45 cm
- Polyester thread
Prepare embroidery, use a finished embroidery or make one.
Cut embroidery as square, 20 x 20 cm and finish it nicely with overlock machine or a normal zigzag stitch.
Prepare 2 fleece pieces, one 53 x 53 cm. The other one 53 x 57 (the extra 4 cm are for the zipper). Now insert a zipper with your sewing machine (I always use invisible zippers).
On front piece arrange embroidery, pin it, fix it with large stitches by hand.
Then sew it on --> foto.
Now sew on ric rac around ambroidery.
Iron embroidery well.
Prepare the pipe --> foto. (Easy with a pipe foot).
Insert pipe between front and back part of cushion fabric (rightt side must be inside).
Turn cushion cover, looks nice on your sofa !
The design and instruction are only for private use.
(*) Pansy embroidery stencil from internet.