Make a Ribbon Table Runner

by DIY Maven

Runner with 1 ph2 redone

Clever construction and lengths of pretty ribbon put this table runner tute on my 'must do' list.     7 Layer Studio tells us this is what we'll need to make one:

 

  • 2 yards fabric for main background color (relatively solid color is best)
  • 2/3 yard fabric for border
  • approx. 12 yards ribbon; assorted sizes, colors, and designs
  • 1/4" double-sided fusible interfacing (approx. 12 yards), such as Steam-A-Seam

 

For the entire tutorial, head on over to 7 Layer Studio.

Via One Pretty Thing.

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Doilies go...Contemporary?

by DIY Maven

Doilies go...Contemporary?

Popular in the in the eighties (both the decade and the age-group) doilies don't fit into most contemporary--or even traditional--homes these days. However, Janis over at Junk Market Style was inspired by something she saw in Country Living Magazine and decided to give it a go. The idea is to assemble a collection of doiles in an asymetrical way and then tack them together with a needle and thread to create a table runner.

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