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Chenille Bedspread Flag Throw Pillow-Tutorial

Recycle an old chenille bedspread into an American flag pillow to use it as a summer holiday decoration or as an accent to Americana room decor. An old white chenille bedspread provides vintage charm, while the addition of tea dyeing gives it that loved-for-years age. The appliquéd pieces are quickly attached using a simple sewing […]

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Sew Chenille Bedspread Washcloths

Recycle Old Chenille Bedspreads Into Charming Washcloths The vintage chenille bedspreads I collect provide me with sweet memories of my youth, but I only have so many beds. No problem. I mainly collect these chenille beauties for the fabric they provide. Many simple and ordinary craft ideas can be elevated to something special just by […]

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Festival Totes

For this project I kinda veered away from my vow of not accumulating anything new until I used up some of the things I already had, but…I was gifted with a bag of fabric from a friend that I just couldn’t say no to. I mean, come on, it was free fabric! I made one […]

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Bed Skirt From Vintage Tablecloths

Oops! I flew through this project without taking pictures. The ones I have are different shots of the finished skirt. I could give you a bunch of excuses. -My flash doesn’t work on my camera. True. -It was a cloudy day. True. -Batteries were exhausted in my camera. False. -Project was too big. True, but […]

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