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TutorialOn zig-zag course

Zig-zag patterns are currently in fashion. We'll show you three great tutorials on how to get your home on trend.

The geometric pattern gives your home a modern touch without much effort.
  1. Homemade coverlet
  2. Old chair in a new look
  3. Summery zigzag carpet

Homemade coverlet

You need this:

  • double-sided ironing fleece
  • different colored cotton fabrics
  • Iron
  • ruler
  • French chalk
  • fabric scissors
  • bedspread

And this is how it's done:

1. Iron the non-woven fabric (haberdashery or craft shop) onto the back of the fabrics.

2. Draw pips or triangles of various sizes on the backing paper of the non-woven fabric, cut out.

3. Remove protective paper and iron the prongs in the desired arrangement on a bedspread.

Gestalten Sie Ihre eigene Stuhlschönheit
Design your own chair beauty

Old chair in a new look

You need this:

  • self-adhesive foil in different colors (eg from dc-fix)
  • pencil
  • Geodreieick
  • scissors
  • white chair

And this is how it's done:

Draw diamonds on adhesive foil, cut and fix tightly on the seat and backrest of a chair.

With a little creativity, you can create your own carpet in a retro look

Summery zigzag carpet

You need this:

  • Terry toweling carpet
  • Painter's crepe (30 mm wide)
  • textile Color
  • brush

And this is how it's done:

1. Mask the carpet in a zigzag pattern with a painter's crepe (eg from Tesa). The distances between the crepe strips always correspond to an adhesive tape width.

2. Paint carpet with textile dye, remove the painter's crepe and let the paint dry.

3. Fix the paint according to the manufacturer's instructions.

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