How to sew baby bedding
Choosing baby bedding sometimes may put parents in a difficult situation: the colors that you like, - not the right size, but the one that is right - I do not like. But you can just buy the required amount of fabric and sew a set of baby bedding yourself.
You will need:
piece of fabric (Sales will tell the right amount of tissue depending on the size of blankets, pillows and mattress), scissors, thread, sewing machine.
Instruction how to sew baby bedding
Measure the length (long side, let it be equal in all cases, X) and width (short side, even if its length is Y): pillows, blankets and a mattress on which you are going to sew bedclothes.
Make a template for the pillowcase on the pillow. To do this, cut out a rectangle with sides: a = length X pillowcases, second = Y + Y + 20cm. Additional 20 cm need to form cross-linked in this piece of cloth, folded inside pillowcases formed a likeness of the valve, which would be included inside of the pillow. Then the airbag will not stick out of pillowcases unaesthetic and is tucked into the likeness envelope valve. Be sure to leave at the edges of seam allowances in view of the pillow should not be tightly covered with a pillow case, that is, the sides need 2-3 more centimeters.
Fold the workpiece size pillowcases pillows, and the balance of 20 cm tuck inside (this will be the best valve envelope). Stitch on both sides of the sewing machine from the wrong side. The pillowcase is ready.
Prepare a blank for a blanket cover. For this carve out a rectangle of tissue twice larger than the size of the blanket. Do not forget to leave on each side seam allowance of 2-3 cm.
In the sewing machine stitched rectangles together on all four sides (you can carve the workpiece so that a blanket cover side has a fold line and did not need a connection), leaving a side length (X) is one of them nezashitym the middle of the hole about 40 cm in length - it is necessary to ensure that through it into a blanket cover to shove the blanket. Duvet cover ready.
Prepare the pattern for sheets: in the mattress size, add 20 cm on each side, that is, it should be 40 cm longer and 40 cm wider than the mattress where the baby will sleep. It is necessary to bend a sheet under the mattress, because it does not slide while sleeping on its surface and bring inconvenience to the kid.
Fold the edge of the next sheet was twice 5-7 mm and prostrochite the hem them on the sewing machine. Bed sheet for the child's bed is ready.