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Floral Vintage Bike and Lace Basket

Upcycle an old bike with Martha Stewart Decoupage and fabric!

At a Glance:

#5188 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

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supplies

Martha Stewart® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Pool

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Martha Stewart® .75oz Gold Liquid Gilding

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Mod Podge ® Hard Coat, 16 oz.

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instructions

Other Supplies

Metal primer, Lace trims, Scissors, Fabric of choice (Floral Calico Print) Steel wool to sand and clean bike, #12 flat brush, Wax paper

Instructions

  1. Clean and sand bike removing dust and rust.
  2. Basecoat bike with Metal Primer following label directions.
  3. Basecoat bike with Pool Blue or a color that complimentary to your fabric.  Let dry.
  4. Cutting random size pieces of fabric, using a mosaic technique, overlap and cover entire bike with fabric and Mod Podge.  Let dry.
  5. When bike is completely covered, add a final coat of Gloss finish over entire bike.  Let dry.
  6. Wash basket with soap and water, let dry.  Using lace trim and Mod Podge, apply lace to basket as shown.  Let dry.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.

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