Silk DIY Tutorials

How to sew with silk. How to sew a travel size pillowcase, baby nightgown. Instructions to sew a silk quilt.

How To Sew A Travel Size Pillow Case

Make yourself comfortable while on the road by carrying your own travel-size pillows. DIY sewing a pillow case for your travel pillow is easy to do. How to sew a travel size pillowcase Measure the size of the travel pillow the pillow case will go on. Most travel pillows are 12 by 16 inches. Select
Wearing pajamas outside has already become a fashion trend. There are some tips for choosing the right pajamas to wear outside and matching them with other clothes. 1. Wear as a Coat You can wear your short silk robe or pajamas as a coat and then wear pants or dresses, making you cool and relax.

Sewing and Quilting with Silk

Using silk for quilting! People probably never had this idea in mind. In general, using silk for quilting is a good idea, for silk has a wonderful shine. Here are some useful tips when sewing and quilting with silk. Change the setting on the iron to low or medium temperature, do not use steam. Do
Can we dye satin, a relatively fragile fabric? Of course, we can! And, before dying, you need to know what type of satin you have: Polyester or acetate satin Silk stain Distinguish Satin type: Burn Test Cut a small portion of the satin from the seam. Place an oven-safe bowl on a flat surface, hold
Bathrobe plays a big part in our life. For instance, people will wear it at the end of the day. And, it is very easy to make a bathrobe sash if it has gone missing. How to Make Bathrobe Sash Cut two strips of sash fabric, 5 inches wide and 36 inches long. Place the
An old T-shirt may bring back memories of your past. Therefore, you had better not easily throw away your old T-shirt. In general, you can turn your old T-shit or a new large one to a nightie out of a T-shirt. Step 1: Soften the shirt Place a pot with heat water on the stove
Some women like wearing nightdresses, for they can feel sexy as well as comfortable at bedtime. Although many different materials like silk, satin, cotton, nylon and wool can be used to make nightdress, silk nightdress is the most popular because of its silky texture and comfort. However, it is not difficult to find a right
Making a simple nightshirt out of a sheet that you don’t need to use not only help to save money but also gives you a chance to perform a craft. Many bed sheets, made of linen or silk, can be used to make nightshirt, for these are thin and light. What’s more, linen nightshirt is
Newborn baby also can wear some soft and comfortable nightgowns. Besides, these baby nightgowns are easy to put on and take off. What’s more, the gathered skirt portion of the nightgown is able to prevent baby kicking their feet out. Steps To Make A Suitable Baby Nightgown Use a fabric to make a 24-inch wide
If you want to sew a nightgown effectively, you must know the basic garment construction and sewing techniques. And, it is recommended to make your own nightgown with your measurements before investing in the nightgown industry. Step 1: Measure and cut pieces for the nightgown Measure the length of the nightgown, and add 2 inches
Bathrobes can be dyed easily since they are made to be absorbent. Although most bathrobes are made of cotton, some are made from wool or silk. To different materials, methods of dying are also different. Dye Cotton Bathrobes Wash bathrobe to remove any dirt or grease. Mix water and salt, and submerge the bathrobe in
Want to create a boxing robe for your favorite boxer? You not only can use sleek silk satin fabric but also turn to rayon fabric to create boxing robe. Prepare All Template Pieces for Boxing Robe Separate the sleeves from bathrobe. Rip open all stitches to get two sleeves, two front sections and one back