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Drop-Dead Denim: One Tough Pouf

Drop-Dead Denim: One Tough Pouf
And just like that… we’re here! At the end of our Drop-Dead Denim road… Wow! My heartfelt thanks to my amazing guest-blogger-friends, to the Flickr group contributors, to the generous giveaway sponsors, to all commenters and readers, to all those denim artists out there, and of course, to denim itself. You’ve made this month a real highlight for me! I just have one last little post left for you… Enjoy! I hadn’t made any denimy goodness for the boy this September, bad me, and I felt I needed to rectify that. Tutorial: One Tough Pouf I kinda made this up as I went along. You will need: Denim scraps in different shades18″ round template (I used a large plastic platter rescued from the recycling bin.)5″ round templatepaper templates as drawn out in #2 belowPair of scissorsSewing machineRuler and pencilstraight pinsneedle and threadstuffing (I used the stuffing from 2 large cushions that we rarely used)Optional: embroidery thread and dimensional fabric paint 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.

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Mushroom Ottoman From Tree Stump & Sweaters Bobby and I have been working on this one since Christmas. The is how my brain works… Debi, think of a simple but genius project to do quickly so you you can catch up on that giant to- do list, over there in the corner. Me, (replying to myself) ok, how about a mushroom stump? Ohoh Blog - diy and crafts I wear denims everyday, it's like my uniform. As everything, after a while they become old and have holes. As I hate to throw away...even old clothes, I try to find ways to upcycle things. I already made a recycled denim basket, this time I give a try with a DIY rug. I love how it turns out. Pottery Barn Knock-Off Pillows I have a fun pillow makeover to share with you today! Back in the spring I found the most amazing ginormous pillow at Rugged Wearhouse for only $5. It was a blank canvas just waiting to be transformed. I scoured Pottery Barn for inspiration pillows and stumbled across two that would look great in my living room: the poppy pillow and the lavendar monogram pillow.

Galvanized Tub Storage Bench Every month Lowe’s challenges me to create another unique project to share with you. This month’s challenge was creative storage ideas. Have kids? This is a unique storage solution using a galvanized tub and a furry upholstered lid. Refashioned Denim Easter Basket You Just Viewed Refashioned Denim Easter Basket Replay Slideshow Recycled Sweater Throw Pillows [ Close Privacy Policy ] Privacy Policy / Your California Privacy Rights Revised and posted as of March 4, 2013 Prime Publishing, LLC ("Company," "we" or "us") reserves the right to revise this Privacy Policy at any time simply by posting such revision, so we encourage you to review it periodically. In order to track any changes to this Privacy Policy, we will include a historical reference at the top of this document. This Privacy Policy will tell you, among other things: Your California privacy rights.

Make Your Own Ottoman If you have been reading my blog for awhile, you know that from time to time I take a no sew project from my book, Instant Decorating and update it. This is one of those projects. Ottomans are one of my favorite pieces of furniture. Tutorial for a Great Denim Pocket Organiser - Pillar Box Blue Upcycle old jeans into a great pocket organiser I keep all the family’s old jeans to upcycle into other things, such as a sunglasses case, magazine racks and quilts. I just love working with old denim, I love the different shades of indigo and the different styles. One of my upcycled jeans projects that really shows off the varieties of denim styling is this pocket organiser I made for my sons room.

From $3 IKEA Floor Mat To Fabulous Floor Pouf Wanna know how a couple of these striped rugs become this cushy piece of bum lovin'? Well, sit down and relax. Let me start from the beginning. I happened upon these beauties a while back whilst browsing on West Elm's website. DIY 5 Gal. Utility Bucket Ottoman Materials yardage for fabric chalk scissors spray Glue stapler 5-gallon utility bucket ruler turkey carver sewing machine tape measurer piping foot (The cord we used is 5/32 and is sold by the yard.) foam (20′ square of 3” high-density foam and 60” x 1” of foam) Dacron square ruler Instructions 1. Take off the bucket handle and measure the top of the bucket (38″) — the bucket tapers at the bottom, so you need to measure the top and bottom — measure the bottom (33”) and measure the height (17 1/2”). Source.You can also wrap the foam around the bucket and cut accordingly. 2.

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How to make a child's apron from your old jeans -Happy Hooligans Turn the leg of an old pair of jeans into an adorable, durable, stain-resistant denim craft apron for kids. If you search the net, you’ll probably find 101 uses for old jeans floating around out there. I have a two favourite denim sewing projects of my own.