I'm on the hunt for this exact color of green velvet upholstery fabric. The velvet studio sofa is from Nate Berkus' furniture collection for the The Home Shopping Network. Other photos of this piece don't look like the green in this photo. I'm specifically looking for this deep shade of green velvet.
Embossing velvet is one of those things that looks difficult, but it really couldn’t be easier. Why might you want to attempt such a thing? Well, it’s a great way to add some flair to a luxurious yet somewhat stodgy textile.
What you need:
- an iron
- a rubber stamp with a design you’d like to emboss upon the velvet
What you do:
Heat the iron to the appropriate temperature. My velvet was a polyester blend, so I set my temp to...