Sears futon are sofas that can fold down into a bed. This type of furniture is ideal for a room or any other room in the house where you want an extra place to sleep when you have company. The problem with futons is that the mattress without cover, much like a regular bed mattress. This allows the mattress to get dirty on the futon is often used. Create an outfit for you to keep the futon mattress clean.
Measure the length and width of your sears futon mattress. Take into account the depth of the mattress when you take your measurements as the fabric will need to cover the sides. Add an extra 2 inches all the way around for folding. Place the two pieces of fabric on your work surface, a piece on top of the other with the right sides together. Pin the edges along the two long sides and one of the short sides.
Sewing pinned pages 2 inches from the edges. Trim excess fabric, particularly in the corners. Turn the sears futon cover right side out. Poke the corners to make them sharp. Fold over the fabric edges on the remaining open side. Use pins to hold the fabric in place. Sew along the folded edges to secure the hem in place and then trim all wires. Slide the futon mattress futon cover. Hand sews the open ends together if you want your cover permanently closed. If you prefer to remove the futon mattress and wash the lid, close the opening with safety pins.