Advice 1: How to sew a roll-in cot

Bumpers for baby Cribs intended for additional protection of your child. They are designed to ensure that the baby rested his head on the wooden bars of the bed, didn't hit while trying to get up, and for the comfort of the bed. Bumpers you can buy at any specialty baby store, but you can do them with your hands.
How to sew a roll-in cot
You will need
  • - fabric (calico, footer, fleece) 5*1.1 m;
  • - foam (thickness 3-4 cm) 2*1.5 m;
  • - ribbon for ties 1 m.
Instruction
1
Fold the chosen fabric in half, edge to edge and the road markings: two rectangles 120*55 cm, two rectangles 60* 55 cm Markings applied using tailoring chalk or dry soap. Stab the fabric with pins and cut out details on the markup. The result is 4 rectangle 120*55 cm 4 rectangle 60*55 cm
2
Edges of the cut out rectangles to process zigzag on the sewing machine. Two rectangles of the same size to sew with each other, inside out. One side of the cover for the side not to sew. To turn the cover right side out. In the same way, sew the remaining rectangles.
3
Foam cut 4 rectangles the right size. Stick the foam inside the finished covers for the bumpers.
4
Bend the edge of the unbound side of the case to edge and sew edge to edge with the help of machines. When the roll is finished, you need to sew the ribbon-tie at the side and the middle order then to attach the boards to the bars of the bed.

Advice 2: How to assemble a crib

If the Assembly of the kitchen or Cabinet decided to invite professionals, assembling the crib, the parents traditionally carry out own hands. But it is also not an easy task as it seems at first glance...
Sooner or later most people will face a problem assembling the crib
You will need
  • screwdriver, circuit Assembly, disassembled the crib, screws, cap screws
Instruction
1
Prepare a space to build a light cloth or paper to avoid scratching the components of the cot and while to detect all the lost cogs.
2
Screw the rear wall to the side walls of the crib with screws included in the kit. This usually requires 4 screws, two on each side. Don't confuse the top and bottom of the rear wall. On the side panels usually have legs, so what is there to confuse difficult.
3
Install the bed of the crib. Sometimes it is a one-piece element, and in some models the cross-boards fastened by a cord is laid into the slots of the rear wall and a dedicated bar. Do not attach until the bed much, just "engage" screws.
4
In special guide grooves of the side walls, insert the movable front wall of the crib, you can now fasten the box with screws as it should.
5
Flip the entire structure, you will find metal grooves for the insertion of wheels. If you plan to roll the crib, then paste them, and if you swing it from side to side on the curved lower elements of the side walls, do not insert.
6
If you have a circular bed, it's time to do the Assembly mechanism of the pendulum. Be sure to insert into the body of the pendulum box for linen, and then secure the side wall of the pendulum screws.
7
Put the assembled bed on the pendulum, use of bearing mechanisms, careful to match the holes for the clips. Install the clips. Close all screws plugs for beauty.

Advice 3: How to sew a bumper for the cot

You are soon expecting the birth of a new family member and want to be prepared for his appearance? Which means you need a cot, cot - linen and, of course, the bumper.
How to sew a bumper for the cot
Instruction
1
If the bumper you need in a crib for a newborn, so he needs to wrap the walls around the perimeter. In this case, the bumper may consist of four walls and to be continuous. If the child is older and he comes out of cots, enough to make it to the three walls: side and rear.
2
Measure each side of the cribto know what length to make the product. Consider what height it needs to be. For baby perfect bumper at half the height of the wall, as in the first, in the first months of the bottom of the crib will be located above, and secondly, the child should not restrict access to fresh air. The bumper will protect your baby from drafts and being of a height of about 35 centimeters.
3
Select the material to cover. First and foremost, it needs to pass air, so it's an ideal cotton cloth. Secondly, it should be combined in color with linens. And, the third condition, very useful on bumpere will be a large contrast patterns. They will help develop the vision newborn.
4
Decide what will be done myself the bumper. This can be a thin or dense foam padding polyester. It will protect your baby from bumps on the wall of the crib. You can make a bumper and baby blanket, cutting it into strips of the desired size.
5
Sew the rectangles with the desired size. Don't forget to make allowances in the case of one centimeter on each side. Optionally, the case can decorate with appliqués, ruffles or lace.
6
Count the number of rods in the walls of the bed. Every third or fourth should be attached to the bumper with ties on top and bottom. Also ties you will need and on the corners of the crib.
7
Sew a narrow strip of the same material. Its length must equal the number of strings multiplied by twenty. Cut the ribbon into pieces of 20 cm. Fold each piece in half and place the fold to sew the bumperin the place which corresponds to the rod to which you tie it.
8
Try on the bumper. If everything is in order, wash it and iron both sides. All! The bumper is ready to use.
Useful advice
The case should be sew from the already prostranoj fabric, as cotton can shrink when washing.

Advice 4: How to sew most everything in the crib

If you don't want to buy kid's bed linen and the side in the crib, you can do it yourself. To create a unique design of the bed the child should have only sewing skills on the sewing machine at the beginner level and, of course, desire.
How to sew most everything in the crib
Instruction
1
First make the measurements of the crib. Standard sleeper baby is 120 cm in length and 60 in width. First stitch the side in the crib. They represent the rectangles that bound to all four sides of the crib ribbons, their goal is to protect the baby from hitting the wooden parts. Choose fabric for the boards. It can be with the addition of synthetic fibers, as long as the material was thick enough. Also purchase 4 zipper that you sew in the side, and thin foam on a solid substrate to fill the sides, so they will keep shape.
2
Make pattern boards. Two small planes have dimensions of 60 by 40 cm, two long борта120 40. Each Board is a plain bag with zipper, sewn on the long side, which is inserted into the foam of the appropriate size. Before sew the sides of each Board, attach to the inside bent in half tape length of 60 cm and a width of from 3 to 7 cm Place tape on the four edges of the Board, long Board, add two strips in the middle at the top and bottom. You can use tape or make a tape yourself from color-matched fabric, important to choose the cotton material, as satin ribbon will always be untied. When stitching on the sewing machine make sure the tape edge does not come under the needle. Remove received Board vacate in his zipper and put the foam. One side can be not rectangular, and shaped, for example consisting of a rectangle and a semicircle on it, and decorate around the edge with a border of linen tape.
3
Bedding for cots is also possible to sew yourself. For underwear, choose cotton or satin fabric printed with children's drawings. Sheets for beds of these dimensions must be 100 cm 150-160 cm Add-to-size sheets fabric for hems, tuck the edges and route the lines on the machine. A duvet cover may be sewn into an existing blanket based on its size. Side in the fabric leave an opening for blankets, smoothen the edges. The size of the pillowcase is 40 to 60 cm, but keep in mind that children under one year to sleep without a pillow so that sewing pillow cases can be postponed for a year, maybe more.
4
Diaper buy cloth fabric from flannel and soft cotton. Now kids at night not swaddled, so the cradle is not required, as our mothers and grandmothers. The edges of the cradle on the machine with the zigzag stitch. You can use them in the crib as a substrate for the head, the children sometimes vomit, and diapers are easier to change than all linen.

Advice 5: How to make a cot with his hands

Buying baby Cribs is a big part of financial expenses before the birth of the baby. But to make the bed future daddy or grandfather of the child can independently, with their hands. Enough to arm themselves with the necessary material, and plumbing tool crib and return to the mom and baby from the hospital will be ready.
How to make a cot with his hands
You will need
  • A mattress, a sander or sandpaper, jig saw, tape measure, angle, furniture parts, hammer, nails, planks, plywood, timber, wooden slats.
Instruction
1
Do not use in the work above the crib sheets fibreboard, chipboard and particleboard, which can release toxic substances into the surrounding air child. The safest materials for the manufacture of children's furniture – birch, pine, a little more expensive will cost oak planks and beech. The wooden parts of the crib must be thoroughly sanded with sandpaper or with a grinding machine to got from poorly processed wood splinters.
2
Buy in advance the cot mattress, which will be guided with size reclining seats. The mattress should be rigid enough, made of anti-allergic material, for example, with a filler of coconut fiber.
3
The minimum standard size cots 90х40х50 see Drill four wood hole for 90 mm each and eight at the 50 mm Hole must be at the same distance from each other, 4.5-5 cm Insert the rods in the bottom rail and the one that will be upstairs. Gather the sides of the crib using these blanks.
4
At the bottom of the design cut out and put a sheet of MDF, drill holes in it for air and attach to the frame with screws and corners. Back the back of the crib are made of plywood or MDF sheet 90х30 cm and attach it to the frame with the same screws. Cover the assembled cot of varnish in two or three layers below it has served the baby for a long time.
5
You can decorate the crib, to decorate her hand-painted, handle corners decorative furniture fittings. In addition to the crib, you can attach the roller wheels to be moved around the room.
6
If you don't have plumber's tools, you can buy a used/have a cot and refurbish it. In this case, remove the old lacquer crib with sandpaper, primed the entire surface and cover with varnish or safe acrylic paint in two layers. Cot is like new.
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