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Upholstered seat cushion
Thursday 30 April morning session

Thursday 30 April 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Upholstered seat pads

seat pad with piping constructionUpholstered seat cushion online session!

Save money by creating your own designer-look seat covers! Learn the professional techniques to make a zippered seat cover, with or without piping.

In this session we’ll discuss various techniques and materials for covering a foam seat cushion and talk about the best option for your project/future projects.Upholstered seat cushion for footstool

Think outdoor furniture, kitchen chairs, stools, TV chairs and so on.

Julie will share her secrets to getting a really professional looking finish including:

  • Why use wadding and how to attach it
  • Calculating your fabric requirements
  • Marking and cutting your fabric
  • Pros and cons of piping
  • Making piping
  • Upholstered seat cushions for cane loungeWhere to put your zip and how to insert it
  • Attaching piping
  • Attaching side wall
  • Fitting your foam insert easily and neatly

Instructor: Julie

Time: 3 hours

If you have a project in mind then please have ready:

  • The seat cushionUpholstered seat cushions for TV chair
  • The dimensions (width, length and height in cm)

A set of notes will be emailed to accompany the workshop. These will enable you to make your own notes and refer back for easy reference.

Important – please read
Times and dates – workshops are AEST also known as Australia, Brisbane time or GMT+10. Please check how this time compares to your local time.
Upholstered seat cushions for outdoor furnitureBooking cut off time – we need time to send you the notes for this session, for this reason we are cutting off the booking for this workshop at 6pm on Monday 27 April.
Email – as confirmation of your registration you will receive an email a few days before the scheduled day of the online session with instructions and guidelines for preparation.


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Thursday 30 April 2020
9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Julie Hillier
0414 467 405
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