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Metal Crate Threaded with Painted Fabric

By: Kirsten Jones

Dress up a basic metal basket with beautiful FolkArt color! Weave strips of fabric in and out of your basket for added charm to your home decor organization.

At a Glance:

Project #15758 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Fire Coral, 2 oz. - 6452

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Baby Pink, 2 oz. - 633

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Calypso Sky, 2 oz. - 524

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Minted Aqua, 2 oz. - 4621

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - School Bus Yellow, 2 oz. - 736

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Pistachio, 2 oz. - 4658

Number Needed: 1 $1.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Brush Sets - Wood Brush Set, Flats - 44219

Number Needed: 1 $3.59
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Bucilla ® Pom Pom Maker 6 pc. - 49111

Number Needed: 1 $5.29 $2.90
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Other Supplies

  • 1 yard canvas fabric
  • Metal crate
  • Assorted yarn in coordinating colors
  • Scissors
  • Hot glue

instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Measure length of fabric needed to thread onto crate and wrap around as shown. Cut fabric a little larger than size determined for strips.
  2. Using dry brush and desired colors paint several long stripes onto fabric and let dry.
  3. Once paint is dry cut into long strips of painted fabric.
  4. Attach first strip to edge of crate by wrapping the end of strip around metal and gluing with hot glue.
  5. Thread that strip through crate as shown and attach on other side with glue. Trim any extra fabric.
  6. Repeat with all colors as shown.
  7. Following basic instructions on Pom Pom maker, make pom poms to accent. Attach as shown.

resources

Related Resources

FolkArt Chalkboard Paint FAQs

FolkArt Chalkboard Paint FAQs

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Chalkboard paint.

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FolkArt Extreme Glitter FAQs

FolkArt Extreme Glitter FAQs

Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Extreme Glitter.

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FolkArt Enamels FAQs

FolkArt Enamels FAQs

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Enamels.

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FolkArt Fabric FAQs

FolkArt Fabric FAQs

Frequently asked questions about Fabric.

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FolkArt FAQs

FolkArt FAQs

Frequently asked questions about FolkArt Paint.

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FolkArt Outdoor FAQs

FolkArt Outdoor FAQs

Most commonly asked questions about FolkArt Outdoor Paint.

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