Soft Furnishing Guides

Welcome to our guides on how to make soft furnishings for your home. Here you will find our clear, step by step tutorials which aimed at the beginner. Each step is clearly photographed and described. Learn how to make cushion covers and curtains.

 

You can also find various reference guides to help you get started as well.

How to Select the Right Material for Scatter Cushions

How to Select the Right Material for Scatter Cushions

Mark 18/02/2017 2
Scatter cushions are a fantastic and cheap way of improving your home decor. They're available in many different shapes, colours and sizes. A high quality rectangular cover with piping and a consistent pattern can really improve the aesthetics of a r...
Read More
Create Your Own Zipped Cushion Covers

Create Your Own Zipped Cushion Covers

Mark 17/11/2014 0
We’ve increased the difficulty a notch with this design, which incorporates a zip. It’s more difficult than our simple cushion cover guide, which we recommend you try first if you’re a beginner. The finished scatter cushions will be around 18″x18″ an...
Read More
How to Make Curtains for Beginners

How to Make Curtains for Beginners

Mark 17/10/2014 1
In this how to tutorial, we're going to move onto drapery and look at how to make curtains for beginners. In the last guide, we showed you how to make cushion covers for beginners, so now we're going to move on to creating the matching curtains for t...
Read More
How to make Cushion Covers for Beginners

How to make Cushion Covers for Beginners

Mark 18/09/2014 0
In this how to step by step tutorial, we're going to take a look at how to make scatter cushions for the absolute beginner. Cushions (or pillows if you're from the US) are a cheap and fantastic way to improve the comfort of your home, as well as impr...
Read More
Top 10 Beginners Tips for Making Curtains

Top 10 Beginners Tips for Making Curtains

Mark 13/08/2014 0
Making Curtains for your home? We've put together ten simple tips to help you get started in making your own curtains. If you're looking for a detailed step by step guide, check out our simple guide on how to make curtains. 1. Avoid curtain fabrics w...
Read More