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How to sew a sack-chair in one evening

Как сшить кресло-мешок

Armchair-bag (or binbeg) at the peak of popularity for any person. It's really convenient!

He has a lot of advantages over conventional furniture: he has no frames, repeats the bends of the human body, reduces the risk of allergies, easily moves ...

In addition, it is a stylish element of decor, which brings a zest to the interior.

Our chair-bag with our own hands, guided by our recommendations. A tangible saving!

How to sew a chair-bag

Your chair-bag will consist of two covers. The top layer is easy to remove for washing, and in the inner case there is a filler. Before starting work, check the quality of the fabric, so that it does not creep, it is sufficiently dense, the threads must also be strong.

Polystyrene is a hypoallergenic, harmless filler. You can buy it in a store specializing in frameless furniture.


  • fabric for the inner cover (suitable tight cotton, raincoat fabric)
  • fabric for outer cover (corduroy, artificial leather, jeans, velor)
  • 1 m long lightning (for external cover)
  • a zipper length of 40 cm (for the inner case)
  • 120-150 l of polystyrene (for filling the bag)



Draw a pattern on paper, transfer it to the fabric. The allowance for the seams on the sides is 1.5 cm. Cut out all the details of the pattern.

Как сшить кресло-мешок
Как сшить кресло-мешок


Begin stitching the inner cover first. On one side of the lice zipper, through this hole you will pour the filler. Process seams overlock.

Как сшить кресло-мешок


It's time for the filler. Working with polystyrene, remember that it has the property of sticking to all surfaces. And if it crumbles, it will be very difficult to remove it.

Как сшить кресло-мешок
Как сшить кресло-мешок

You can use the method shown in the picture.

Как сшить кресло-мешок
Как сшить кресло-мешок


Proceed to sew an outer cover. If the fabric is too dense, do not forget to change the needle on the sewing machine! The lice are lightning so that the cover can be removed.


Having acquired some skill in the manufacture of frameless furniture, you can try sewing a chair-bag of old jeans.

Как сшить кресло-мешок

Especially this chair will be happy children! It will quickly become a favorite holiday destination for all family members.