Share
  • Home
  • DIY
  • Broken Umbrella DIY Tutorial

Broken Umbrella DIY Tutorial

In this article I’m going to tell you how to make a convenient accessory for your kitchen from an old broken umbrella.

Of course, for many people it would be much easier to throw away the umbrella and buy all the kitchen accessories in the store, but true zero waste as well as DIY fans are definitely going to appreciate such a master class.

Old Broken Umbrella

What to make from an old umbrella? This question is asked by anyone who doesn’t like to throw away a thing just because a small breakdown has occurred. After all, most of the parts are perfectly fine! Why send to a landfill?

old umbrella DIY© DepositPhotos

You can make a wonderful apron from your old umbrella to protect your clothes from water, dirt and drops of grease. Such a piece of equipment is very important, especially if you have planned a big cleaning up.

DIY apron from an old umbrella© DepositPhotos

Many homecooks already have wonderful aprons, but it often happens that your nicely looking one doesn’t withstand prolonged cleaning or cooking. So make a spare apron from an old umbrella, and you definitely won’t be afraid to use it while making, for example, your favorite pancakes.

apron from an old umbrella© DepositPhotos

How to Make an Apron From an Old Umbrella

To begin with, it’s important to prepare all the necessary tools and materials. You will need, the umbrella itself, threads, needles, a sewing machine, a sheet of Whatman paper, a pencil, scissors and an iron.

broken umbrella DIY

Recommendations: if you have several old umbrellas, it is better to take the larger one. A sewing machine is optional, but it significantly speeds up the process. You may need several large beads to decorate the final product.

First of all, carefully disassemble the umbrella: remove all metal parts so that only soft material remains. The material needs to be ironed, because working with a flat surface is much easier.

old umbrella crafts

Now you need a pattern. There are several ways to draw it. You can draw a sketch based on your old apron. It is also worth looking for ready-made templates on the Internet, according to which you can create a pattern to your taste.

what to make from a broken umbrella

Cut the finished template and attach it to the umbrella material. Secure the paper with pins and outline with a piece of soap or a washable sewing marker. Don’t forget to make seam allowances about ½ inch (1 ½ cm). Cut out your future apron.

old umbrella DIY tutorial

Sew all the details with a running stitch and roll the edges on all sides. Sew the necessary places on the sewing machine. Be sure to adjust the thread tension correctly for the thin fabric.

durable apron from a broken umbrella

From the rest of the umbrella fabric, cut and sew the ties for the apron.

old umbrella DIY

If you still have some fabric left, you can cut such flowers out of it to decorate your new kitchen assistant!

old broken umbrella DIY

Remember that DIY crafts are not only for finding something new and useful. They also develop imagination and help you relax after a busy week.

crafts ideas© DepositPhotos

Using an old umbrella, you can also easily make a waterproof reusable grocery bag, an unusual lampshade, as well as bright mini flags to decorate the apartment for holidays.

Lisa

Like many people nowadays, I love to explore new places. My favorite type is slow travelling, when you can really blend in with locals and learn about new cultures and languages. But I think there are also perfect times for enjoying freshly baked pastry, a cup of fragrant coffee, and a good movie in the comfort of your own home. I guess I'm kind of a cultural omnivore, and I watch different types of movies, but the ones about art and food inspire me the most!

21 Comments Hide Comments

An interesting discussion is definitely worth comment.
I do believe that you ought to write more about this issue, it may not be a taboo matter but generally people don’t discuss these subjects.
To the next! Kind regards!!

I am really loving the theme/design of your blog.
Do you ever run into any web browser compatibility problems?
A handful of my blog audience have complained
about my site not working correctly in Explorer but
looks great in Safari. Do you have any tips to help fix this issue?

Hi there! Do you know if they make any plugins to help with Search
Engine Optimization? I’m trying to get my blog to rank for
some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good results.
If you know of any please share. Many thanks!

Common side effects of Ibuprofen include: stomach pain,
constipation, diarrhea, bloating, gas, heartburn, nausea, vomiting,
dizziness, headache, nervousness, skin itching or
rash, blurred vision, or ringing in the ears.
Other side effects of Motrin may occur. Consult your physician if you experience
any possible side effects of Motrin.

My developer is trying to persuade me to move to .net
from PHP. I have always disliked the idea because of the costs.
But he’s tryiong none the less. I’ve been using WordPress on various websites for about a year and am worried about switching to another platform.

I have heard fantastic things about blogengine.net.
Is there a way I can import all my wordpress content into it?
Any help would be greatly appreciated!

You’ve made some really good points there. I looked on the net for additional
information about the issue and found most people
will go along with your views on this web site.

Naked teen girls spread eagle pics. Sex gang passed young white girls around THOUSANDS of men, claims impregnated teen who would
down vodka to ‘feel loud and good’ Girl, 13, tells court she trusted
one defendant, 59, ‘like my dad’. Naked teen dark blonde with
mascara.

I believe everything wrote was actually very reasonable.
However, think on this, what if you added a little information? I mean, I don’t wish
to tell you how to run your blog, but suppose you added something
to possibly get people’s attention? I mean Broken Umbrella DIY Tutorial – Cook It is a little vanilla.
You should look at Yahoo’s front page and see how they create post titles to get people
interested. You might add a video or a picture or two to
get readers interested about everything’ve got to say.

Just my opinion, it would bring your website a little livelier.

I know this if off topic but I’m looking into starting my own blog and was curious
what all is required to get setup? I’m assuming having
a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny? I’m not very web savvy so I’m not 100% positive.
Any suggestions or advice would be greatly appreciated.
Cheers

I was extremely pleased to discover this web site.
I want to to thank you for ones time just for this fantastic read!!
I definitely appreciated every little bit of it and
i also have you book-marked to see new stuff in your site.

Yaşındaki türk kız canlı yayinda; 2022 sex; public agent veronika manken olmak için torpil kullanıyor türkçe altyazılı; esmer küçük götlü;
elleboşalmaporno; 18 kalite; ıtalyan mother sex izle; big cook zenci; makyajlı porno; yakışıklı
türk erkekler; meme ucundan zevk alan lezbiyen anne kız; tanyelitan; sahibe insan.

Add Your Comment