Door Draft Guard Tutorial

Sew4Home offers this simple door draft guard tutorial to help keep your hot air inside during winter months and cool air during summer months. -SewtorialDoor draft guards are great for keeping warm air in during the winter and cooler air during the hot summer months. Sew4Home offers this simple door draft guard tutorial to help keep your air inside.

Supplies

  • ½ yard EACH of TWO COORDINATING 45″+ wide fabrics in a home décor or canvas weight for the body and end caps
  • ½ yard of ¾” – 1″ heavy cotton webbing or twill tape; we used 1″ cotton webbing, purchased locally
  • ONE 9″ invisible zipper
  • Approximately 14-16 cups of filler material; we used dried navy beans
  • Two pairs of recycled pantyhose or lightweight tights to hold the filler. You could also use thin plastic bags.
  • All purpose thread to match fabrics; we used matching thread for construction and a slightly contrasting thread for the topstitching (aqua)
  • See-through ruler
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Scissors or rotary cutter and mat
  • Fabric pen or pencil
  • Straight pins
  • Seam gauge
  • Seam ripper
  • Tape measure
  • Any Sewing Machine
  • Concealed Zipper foot

Skill Level

Confident Beginner

 

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