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    01-26-2012, 08:21 AM
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Old cutback pad - sewing question

I wish I was more crafty but I'm not....

I have this old cutback pad that I've used for years and years, 20+. It's wool felt covered in an upholstery fabric. I have several others but I used this most often. Just the right thickness, right weight, not too big, not too small. The fabric is wearing thin, a former puppy chewed a corner a bit. The felt still has lots of life to it.

Could I make a slipcover for it? Should the cover be tacked down or could it stay removable for cleaning? I've never seen it done with a western pad. Maybe I'm being silly but I like this old pad. Not the color just the whole feel of the pad. I want to save it.
     
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    01-27-2012, 06:50 AM
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I reckon a slip cover would work :) maybe velcro could hold the ends together or maybe you could sew a patch onto it?
     
    01-27-2012, 06:55 AM
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Foal
I believe it will work! :)
     

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