sofa pillow cases How to Make a Serger Crib Sheet customized gifts for mom
First we had the Cute Crib Sheet Tutorial which was a really easy way to make a crib sheet using your sewing machine. Then we had the Crib Sheet Tutorial： Part 2， a more finished end product for gift-giving， featuring encased elastic all the way around the edge. Now here is the Serger Crib Sheet. This version is the simplest of them all with the help of a serger. It’；s not the prettiest but it’；s definitely the fastest way to turn a few yards of lovely fabric into a crib sheet for your babe.Start a piece of fabric 42/44″； x 66″；. I used Aneela Hoeysofa pillow cases， Walk In The Woods which is on sale right now! If you are gifting the sheet and would prefer to not pre-wash the fabric， keep the length at 68″； instead. Quinn’；s awesome boots are c/o Boggs.
1. From each corner， cut away an 8″； square.linen sheets
2. Keep the selvage (existing edge) on the two long sides， It’；s a ready-made finished edge! On the two short ends， finish on the serger.
3. Fold the corner so that the？ 8″； sides of the corner line up with right-side-facing.
4. Serge the 8″； sides together.
5. Stitch about 1/2 inch then pull the thread “；tail”； around from behind and across the stitching path to secure the thread ends from unraveling.
6. Repeat on all 4 corners.
You have the basic shape of the sheet. Now we just need to add elastic.
7. Cut 4 –； 10″； lengths of 1/4″； elastic and pin the center of each to the seam of a corner.
8. Move over to the sewing machine to sew on the elastic with a basic stretch stitch. A zig-zag will also work. With the elastic stretched to the max， sew it to the very edge of the corner， starting and ending with a few back stitches.
Repeat on all 4 corners. It’；s not the prettiest finish but it’；s so easy and you’；ll never see it!Pop it on your favorite crib or toddler bed and tuck in a sweet baby!
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