Stylish patchwork cushions: features and secrets of execution
Many products made in patchwork style, is a true work of art, they will not find on the shelves magazinovPechvork - kind of needlework, art that reaches the scale. Harmoniously combining different lengths of cloth fabric, craftsmen create beautiful compositions, which are used for home. Style patchwork long been known to the world, as evidenced by the magnificent fabric appliqués made in this technique, which are found in almost every ancient culture.
Patchwork cushion: bright accent in the interior
Beauty that is created using the patchwork, allows a certain analogy between the quilt and mosaic art. With this technique create the clothing, footwear, furniture, carpets, curtains, bedding and all kinds of accessories for the decoration of the room.
Broad popular pillows, decorated in the style of patchwork sewing. It can be decorative cushions, pillows on the chairs, removable cushion covers for pillows in the bedroom. This detail of the interior can accentuate the style in which the interior is made.
The main types of patchwork:
- English patchwork, which is considered a classic. The shape and size of components in the total composition should be the same. For work use templates. Administration is produced by means of tissue 2-3 varieties. The result obtained pattern of regular geometric shape.
- Crazy or crazy-quilt. This technique has no limits and rules that allows you to implement any, even the most crazy ideas: use any fabric textures, details of any size, combine bright, juicy colors and include optional accessories.
- East style. Geometric construction of the figure - as in the classical technique and color scheme emphasizes the eastern direction.
- Japanese. Special direction in the eastern technique, in which the contrasting thread perform a special stitch Sachiko.
- Knitted patchwork. The composition is created with the help of a separate related or crocheted squares.
Pillows, made in the technique of patchwork, will always find their place in the interior
By using patchwork techniques can emphasize the style of the interior, to create a smooth transition between the contrasting details in the room and fill your home comfort. A small decorative pillows in addition to accessories for your own home can be a great souvenir to close people.
A diverse patchwork quilt: the scheme to cushion
The differences between all kinds of patchwork small and as the basis of all used geometry - a combination of parts. There are special schemes, which create ornaments for design.
Main circuit coupling pieces in patchwork:
- squares method. The composition is created from square cuts of different colors. Beginners can master the technique of "checkerboard" in which staggered stapled squares of contrasting colors.
- bands equipment. The main pattern is composed of pieces in the form of strips.
Bright patches of tissue collected in geometric shapes, create unique things that can lift your spirits and warm on cold winter nights
- Parallel to each other;
- In the form of a spiral - a method of "log house";
- Shifted relative to each other strip.
- triangles method. With the help of colorful isosceles triangles create patterns "square" and "star".
- cell method. Pattern that looks like a honeycomb, hexagonal collect.
- Method Lapachiha or Rag quilt (scruffy quilt). Details are sewn with seam allowance from the front side. Special allowances fray.
- Patchwork "Watercolor". In a single composition, creating a watercolor effect, put close by the tone of the details from the dark undertones to a brighter tone.
Basic patterns patchwork apply for registration of pillows. For each pattern, you can find information, view the master class and perform a particular technique. The main thing is to decide on the idea, with the function to be performed by the product and the pillow form.
Cushions patchwork own hands
Due to the high popularity of this type of needlework finished goods patchwork can be purchased in stores or ordered online. But create their own thing in patchwork technique is much more fun. You can individually work out all the details and create a unique home accessories. We should immediately decide on the shape and size of pillows.
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The main stages of the technique patchwork:
- Assemble the necessary tools: suitable patches of fabric, sewing machine (but you can sew by hand), needles, thread, scissors, iron, fillers for pillows (batting or padding polyester), accessories in the form of fringe, buttons, rhinestones, sequins, etc.
- Decide on the idea and suitable for this scheme. To study master classes on the selected technique, view photos of finished products, cut out patterns.
- To prepare cloth. Prior to cutting the parts necessary to make dekatirovku tissue. The fabric is not given the shrinkage in the finished product, it is washed and ironed before use. If the fabric is too easy it can be pre-compacted or interlining Dublerin.
- Cut out the template details of the composition.
- Combine pair of flaps. Sew a pair of parts. Be sure proutyuzhivat each new seam.
- Form two webs, folded face to each other and to sew along the perimeter, or pre prometav chipping pins.
- Remove the product and add filler.
To work in the style of patchwork need high quality materials and tools
Sewing cushions patchwork own hands requires attentiveness, accuracy and good fantazii.Takaya decorative pillow or Dumka as it is called, we can decorate the nursery, living room and even the kitchen, to emphasize the interior in Scandinavian style country style and Provence.
If you correctly pick up the items, cushion fit perfectly in a classic interior, will focus even haytekovskogo rooms.
Patchwork pillowcases: convenience and beauty
Patchwork sewing allows virtually no restrictions to create a large number of accessories for the interior. Out of fashion things interesting pieces of fabric left over from the former curtains - all this in the hands of skilled workers could turn into a new exquisite thing.
To save space and ease of use is preferable to create a patchwork pillowcases on the pillows, which you can easily change the mood or the season. Sewing pillowcases patchwork of different tailoring a cushion that is necessary to provide a fastener.
For fasteners fit:
- Buttons as decorative large and small hidden;
- Strings from any tape;
- Hooks, fasteners;
Cushions patchwork last a long time in the interior of the house with the right care for them. Quilted things, like the others, require periodic washing. Therefore, you should adhere to a set of rules to protect the products made in patchwork technique. You need to know what materials make pillows or pillowcases for the pillows.
The main rule of care products patchwork - not to allow scraps to shed, otherwise the thing will be forever spoiled
Methods of cleaning articles quilted patchwork:
- If pillowcases sewn from durable fabric, such as cotton, with the use of machine lines, you can use the washing machine. Wash the product should be in cold water using a delicate cycle.
- If the product is made of fine fabrics or sewn by hand, it is necessary to use the hand wash.
- If you have a patchwork pillow without a removable cushion covers, it can be cleaned with a vacuum cleaner, after having covered with gauze.
Drying patchwork item should be on a level surface, as clothesline can stretch stitch.
Pillow patchwork (video)
Decorative Pillow patchwork can liven up any room with a strict and boring interior, create the necessary focus to emphasize the zoning of the room. If the style of the house more refined and conservative, that with the right design and correct detailing as accessories patchwork can make the necessary expressiveness and brightness to the interior.
Patchwork cushion (photo)