Last Updated on May 5, 2021
Have you ever wondered how to make an ironing board cover?
While there are tons of excellent ironing board covers out there to buy, even the best options will deteriorate and need replacing after a while. If you’re confident in your sewing skills, a DIY ironing board cover is a great way to save some money and get creative.
The great news is that sewing your new cover might be a lot simpler than you think. You can choose the ideal fabric, ensure there’s plenty of padding for your clothes, and you don’t have to worry about getting the wrong fit.
If you don’t mind working with elastic, and you can follow instructions, you’re already halfway there. Here’s what you need to know about sewing a cover for your ironing boards.
Materials Needed for Your Ironing Board Cover
First, you’re going to need to gather the materials for your ironing board cover. Start by measuring your ironing board multiple times to ensure that you know how much material you need. If you don’t want to purchase a pre-patterned piece of fabric, you can also create your design.
There are plenty of ways to combine pieces of cotton based on your skills to create a unique look. This sewing tutorial should be able to give you enough guidance for your project to start with.