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How To: Upcycled Fabric Banner

August 30th, 2012 | by Bonnie Getchell

This week, my friend asked me to help her decorate for a baby shower that her family is hosting. Of course, I am super excited to help create one-of-a-kind decorations that are inexpensive and eco-friendly! Instead of using new fabric, though, I went to my local thrift store and bought old pillowcases and curtains in the colors that the mom-to-be wanted (brown, teal, and pink). Here's how you can make your own upcycled fabric banner!


How To: Make an Upcycled Faux Headboard

November 8th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

Headboards make such a lovely focal point for the bedroom, but they're often pretty pricey. Even mass-produced headboards from the big box store can get expensive, and those don't have the best environmental footprint, either. Luckily, with some fabric from your scrap bin, some recycled felt, and our handy templates, you can whip up your very own upcycled faux headboard!


How-to: Make Glue-Free Book Page Bunting

October 18th, 2011 | by Becky Striepe

Confession time: I am obsessed with bunting. Anything strung up in a row just seems strikes me as so sweet and eye-catching. When one of my very favorite people had a birthday coming up, I decided to whip up a bit of bunting for his party. He's an amazing writer, so book pages felt like the perfect medium for his birthday streamer. Here's how you can make your own!



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