Creating Bedskirts For Your Bedroom
A quick and easy way to dress up your bedroom is to add a coordinating bedskirt in your bed. Bedskirts look elegant and deliver an air of sophistication. There are several ways to creating bedskirts for your bedroom. Here are some of them. Here are some easy steps to make a bedskirt. Choose a color match or contrast for your fabric and the entire look. Keep the mattress away from the actual work site, maybe in the neighboring room or just put it aside. Making one from a sheet is the most economically sound option, one could resort to. You could just use a sheet that you have decided to discard. Put the sheet in such a manner, that the sides of the box spring touch the sides of the sheet. To get a uniform look, fold the sheet from the bottom, keeping the width of the fold, the same throughout. Now, it’s time to pin the sheet. Place the pins straight. The edges of the sheet are folded, keeping the spacing in-between folds, the same. Keep the pins placed where they are, and take the sheet as it is to the ironing board, to get neat creases. The next step is to buy the fabric.
It is advisable to buy the material in installments, keeping the two sides of the bed in mind and buying a little extra. Each section or material requires a hem at the bottom, before you put together the flat sheet, and the fabric. Again, pin-up the bedroom bedskirt material to the sheet before subjecting the duo to the sewing machine. This step should be followed in order to get smooth and even edges of the finished product. Get the mattress back on the box spring, and add the bedskirt on top of it.