(also known as ‘welt’ or ‘piping’) adds a nice clean finish to sofa cushions, pillows or a chair restoration project. This video shows you how to make your own cording using your home sewing machine and a zipper foot.
Learn about three handy tips for sewing smooth cording:
- stitch strips together on the bias
- use braided welt cording
- stitch as close as possible to the cording
It can feel like a challenge to sew around corners on your upholstery cushion. Watch the video below to get helpful tips for sewing around corners with cording when making a cushion, plus learn two ways to cut welt for upholstery, and the pros & cons of each.
Need design inspiration for new cushions? Check out this post for fresh ideas for different styles of cushions.