Online class with Kim Chagnon

Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Couches & Sofas

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Sew custom slipcovers that fit so well, everyone will think it's new upholstery. Learn techniques for pin-fitting, sewing cord, conquering curves, adding closures and more.

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With 20 years of experience, Kim Chagnon has become a trusted name in both upholstery and instruction. In 1996, she started her own business, Kim's Up...Read more

Lessons (6)

Planning Your Slipcover
1. Planning Your Slipcover
Meet your instructor, Kim Chagnon, as she guides you through the process of making your own custom-fit slipcover for a loveseat, sofa or couch! Begin ...Read more
8min
Preparing the Fabric
2. Preparing the Fabric
Grab your measuring tape and learn how to take essential measurements of your sofa! Kim gives you insider tips to efficiently calculate fabric yardage...Read more
19min
Pin-Fitting the Slipcover
3. Pin-Fitting the Slipcover
Kim shows you how to pin-fit all of the fabric in place before you ever sew a seam. Be sure to follow her order for the most custom fit. She also prov...Read more
25min
Sewing the Slipcover
4. Sewing the Slipcover
You're one step closer to a finished slipcover! If you follow Kim's outlined sewing order, sewing should be fun and easy. Learn how to navigate curves...Read more
19min
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With 20 years of experience, Kim Chagnon has become a trusted name in both upholstery and instruction. In 1996, she started her own business, Kim's Up...Read more

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Created by: Liviavg
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Created by: nancy.eis11174470
Created by: Lixandra
Created by: Sanne from Denmark
Created by: LoveLarisa
Created by: SewingAnn