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Jeans with Floral Fabric Accents

Add a touch of flair to a basic pair of jeans with Mod Podge and FolkArt! Create your own unique style by applying scraps of fabric to your jeans for a funky and fun pair of pants.

At a Glance:

Project #16055 Skill Level: Intermediate

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint Logo
  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz. - CS11218

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Brush Sets - Basic Brush Set, White Nylon - 44220

Number Needed: 1 $3.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Licorice, 2 oz. - 2934

Number Needed: 1 $1.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • wax paper
  • ¼ yard of coordinating fabrics
  • Jeans

 

instructions

  1. Wash and dry scrap fabric and jeans.
  2. Place fabric onto jeans as shown and cut into irregular shapes and patches and trace lightly with pencil to create a pattern. Cut out around pattern ½” larger all the way around. Loosely cut around desired floral sections of fabric.
  3. Place fabric patches onto wax paper and apply thin coat of Fabric Mod Podge around edges only. * Tip- about 1” all the way around over pattern lines.  Let dry.  Then cut out on pattern line. (Cutting fabric that is lightly coated with Mod Podge keeps the fabric from fraying.) 
  4. Apply thin coat of Mod Podge to back of fabric and smooth onto jeans as shown. Let dry.
  5. Using small liner brush accent fabric areas with stitch marks and stems and leaves as shown. Let dry.
  6. Heat set with warm iron.

resources

Related Resources

FolkArt Formula Guide

FolkArt Formula Guide

Crafting a new surface? Learn which FolkArt paint works best!

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FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint Frequently Asked Questions

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint.

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Related FAQs

Yes, the fabric painted mixture (1 part FolkArt Textile Medium – 2 parts FolkArt Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint), can be thinned with water to create detail linework. It can also be “spritzed” onto fabric using a clean pump spray bottle.
Yes, it is UV and weather resistant and can be used both indoors on curtains, glassware and wood as well as outdoors on terra cotta and garden signs.
Yes, painted glassware can be safely washed by hand and are top shelf dishwasher safe without chipping, cracking or fading. Do not soak in water.
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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.

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