Making a KitchenAid Stand Mixer Cover
When your KitchenAid stand mixer is not in use, you want to make sure it is covered and protected. Instead of buying an expensive cover, you can make your own with just a few supplies. Here is a guide to making your own KitchenAid stand mixer cover.
You will need the following materials to make a cover for your KitchenAid stand mixer:
• Fabric: Choose a heavy-duty fabric that is machine washable.
• Thread: Choose a thread that is color-coordinated with the fabric.
• Sewing Machine
• Measuring Tape
1. Measure the height and width of your stand mixer, then add one inch to both measurements. This will be the size of your cover.
2. Cut two pieces of fabric to the size you measured.
3. Place the two pieces of fabric together, with the outside of the fabric facing each other.
4. Pin the two pieces of fabric together along the edges, leaving a one-inch seam allowance.
5. Sew the fabric together along the edges, using a zigzag stitch.
6. Turn the cover right side out and slide it onto your stand mixer.
7. Enjoy your new KitchenAid stand mixer cover!
Making your own KitchenAid stand mixer cover is an easy and budget-friendly project. With just a few materials and some simple instructions, you can have a custom cover that will keep your stand mixer safe and protected.
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ 1: How do I make a kitchenaid stand mixer cover?
Answer: To make a kitchenaid stand mixer cover, you will need to measure the dimensions of your stand mixer and cut a piece of fabric to match. Then, fold the fabric in half and sew along the edges, leaving a gap for the cord and handle. Finally, add a few Velcro straps to the underside of the fabric to secure it to the mixer.
FAQ 2: What type of fabric should I use?
Answer: You can use any type of fabric you like, such as cotton or canvas. You may also choose to use a waterproof fabric if you plan to use the mixer outdoors.
FAQ 3: Do I need to add any padding to the cover?
Answer: No, you do not need to add any padding to the cover. However, you can choose to add some if you would like for extra protection.
FAQ 4: How do I secure the cover to the stand mixer?
Answer: You can secure the cover to the stand mixer using Velcro straps on the underside of the fabric.
FAQ 5: How often should I wash the cover?
Answer: It is recommended to wash the cover every 4-6 weeks to keep it clean and free from dust and debris.