How to Make a Sectional Slipcover

Hello Friends! I recently posted the big reveal of my new sectional slipcover, and today I am back to share how I made my slipcover, step-by-step! I am starting with the base of the sectional, and I will follow up soon with how I covered the cushions. I have a ton of pictures to share, as in I edited over 80 photos, so I could share as many details as possible. Because of that, it was necessary to break this tutorial into two posts. Making this slipcover took me six days, working about eight … [Read more...]

Sectional Slip Cover Reveal

Hi sweet Friends! Today I'm sharing how my attempt at a sectional slip cover turned out. We bought this sectional when my husband and I combined households to replace his bachelor black sofa and my girly patterned sofa. Mine was much better than his (ahem, of course), but I didn't want to force my more feminine style on him. This sectional was neutral ground...very neutral, but I tired of the brown very quickly. With two boys, it has saved a lot of headaches though since it is the basically … [Read more...]

What Today is and my Next DIY Adventure

Welcome my sweet Friends! Do you know what today is? It's my birthday yippee! Do you know what month usually boasts the most births in the United States? No not September, it's August, but pretty close! In my family, September is by far the busiest month for birthdays with me, my son, my sister, my dad, My grandfather (resting in peace now), my niece, and two nephews. Anyway I wanted to put something fun together for my birthday, but I am way more excited about my next DIY adventure, so since … [Read more...]

How I Destroyed and Rebuilt My Sectional

How many of you were so excited about finding just the perfect sectional only to realize that once you got it home or lived with it a while, it was not the perfect seating choice after all?  Pick me, pick me (as my husband always says when he has the answer), me! I shopped for what seemed like forever for just the perfect sectional sofa, and I thought I had found just the one. I imagined we would all be lounging around on it together in our jammies under blankets watching movies.  The reality … [Read more...]