Use black and white striped bed skirt simple basic element in decorating a room for the rest of the space around the bed. A bed skirt is made up of cloth panels that hang around the foot and sides of a bed. You can add a decorative touch to any room, as well as disguise items stored under the bed. Many quilt or bed-in-a-bag sets already come with a bed skirt. However, dust flyers can also be made at home. This creates the possibility of choosing fabrics and special patterns that coordinate well with your favorite quilt or blanket. Measure the length and width of the top of your spring mattress. Use lightweight white cotton fabric, such as muslin to cut a rectangle to match the measurements you just took more than 1 inch. This allows 1/2 inch seams for your cover.
The cover extends for the width of the spring of the box. Use a pair of high quality sewing scissors to round out the bottom corners of the cover. Measure from the top edge of the box spring to the desired length for the part that will fall on the sides (fall the skirt) and then measure the side and bottom edges of the box spring. Add one inch to your measurements, the seam allowance of when sewing the panels together. Use the fabric you have chosen for the fall skirt part of the bed skirt to cut the length over 2 1/2 inches for the side panels and the foot panel. This allows the lower hem and top seams.
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Sew the side panels and feet together and the hem of the lower and side edges of the fall of the skirt fitted with a 1-inch double fold hem. This type of hem simply encloses the cut edges of the material so that they are not visible. Pin the black and white striped bed skirt fall from the sides and the foot of the cover with the right sides together. Sew the fall of the skirt to the cover and finish the seam allowances together. Cut any loose thread. Place the cover on the spring mattress. Place the mattress on top and straighten the sides of the bed skirt when necessary. Add bedding and your desired comforter, duvet or blanket.