How to make a very simple bed for cats
The easiest way to build a bench in a box or old suitcase. The sides of the vessel limits the space and make it more cozy. This bench is made in the form of a mattress with a soft filler. To sew, you will need material tailored to cats they love to sharpen their claws and leave on the bed a lot of hair. So the fabric needs to be thick enough, but not nappy. Best satin, crepe, blackout drape, lint-free cloth. As filler can be used pellets of Styrofoam, polyester wadding, cut into small pieces of foam.
Getting started – taking measurements. Using a measuring tape to measure the width and length of box and cut out the two cloth taking into account allowances for seams (0.5-0.8 cm) and the height of the mattress (3-5 cm). The fabric is completely sewn on three sides, the fourth left an opening for installation of the filler. After stuffing sew up the hole by hand. If you used foam or polyester batting, couch it is possible to stitch in several places to make convex shapes: diamonds, squares, circles. This will significantly beautify the product.
How to make a bunk-house
For couches, a house will need a sketch, which indicates the desired sizes. The pattern to do so: calculate the perimeter of the end house: the starting and final point of the ridge of the roof. This number will correspond to the length of the canvas. Width – the desired length of the house. Cut the fabric found size to fit the seam.
The second canvas needs to be larger: it takes into account the thickness of the couches. The first pattern add twice the desired value (the thickness of the bed), the seam and cut out the second part. Cloth sewn together, prestativa to each other on three sides. Should get the long pouch.
His turn on the front side and mark the location of the walls of the house. In the interval between them is placed a filler, and sew it. Get a soft comfortable floor – itself a bed for a pet. Then start the device the walls of house. For this both sides from the floor put thick cardboard and filler. Sew these materials. Similarly make the second wall.
For the roof you can not use the foam (polyester), will have enough cardboard. The opposite side of the couch sew. They should form a roof ridge. The house can be left through or make him a back wall.
Advice 2: How to sew a house
Toys made with their own hands, encouraging both children and adults much more toys bought in the store. It is no secret that all girls dream to have a beautiful and original doll house, but not all realize that a house can be made by hand from fabric.
You will need
- - scraps of fabric
- - wadding/batting
- - Scotch
- -buttons, Velcro, applique
To sew Dollhouse, take a thin perforated plastic or cardboard for the lightweight but rugged frame, various scraps of fabric, batting or a synthetic winterizer, tape, glue, and a variety of buttons, Velcro and application.
Cut-out skeleton leaves three 16х10 cm rectangle and two rectangles Then cut 16х7 see the side of the house with a square base and triangular top, the base should be 10 cm, and the angle of the roof should be 90 degrees. The length of the roof slopes – 7 see
Wrap the frame part of the batting and secure it to the plastic with glue or tape. Now select, what fabric is suitable for roofs, some for exterior walls and for covering interior walls. Choose a bright and colorful fabric of different colors.
Cut out pattern frame corresponding to patterns from different piece of fabric, considering 1.5 cm for a hem and stitching. Each side of the frame corresponds to two pieces of fabric for the inner and outer side.
Fold two identical cutting in different colors and sew them together on the reverse side. Leaving open the bottom part, remove the product and insert inside the frame with insulation. Repeat this step for each part of the frame.
After all the walls of the hut are covered, begin to sew the walls together. The house should be folding, so shivaite part together in the form laid out to build the pattern of the house. In the raised condition, the wall remained between him, them sew Velcro or buttons.
Complete your cabin appliqués, colored buttons, beautiful and comfortable handle for socks – and your Dollhouse from tissue ready.