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How to Sew a Slipcover, Part 3 – DIY Home Decor Tutorial

Homestretch, dudes and dudettes! If you need them, here are links to Part 1 and Part 2 of this tutorial. Step 1 Now that you have all your muslin pattern pieces traced and cut out of your Real Live Slipcover

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How to Sew a Slipcover, Part 2 – DIY Home Decor Tutorial

Part 2, FINALLY! I know, I move at turtle speed sometimes. Part 1 is here if you need it. So let’s get started. Here’s my naked couch, stripped of all it’s cushiony goodness. (It seems weird that this is the

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How to Design and Sew a Slipcover, Part 1 – DIY Home Decor Tutorial

So you’ve got a perfectly comfortable, functional couch… it just looks like hell. With a custom made slipcover, no one will know what evil is lurking underneath all that handmade awesomeness! We scored a couch, loveseat, and chair set at

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How to Sew a Keyhole Opening – DIY Fashion Tutorial

This tutorial shows a keyhole in the front neckline of a top, but you can use the same technique for the front or back of a top or dress. You can also use it on bags, pockets, and more! Difficulty:

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How to Make a Surplice or Cross-over Bust Tank Top – DIY Fashion Tutorial

This little twist on a tube top is the perfect way to revamp a big t-shirt. Difficulty: Step 1 Start out with your large-ish tee. Mark like so. The larger piece should have a top measurement to match under your

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