How to Make an Upholstery Webbing Table Runner

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From: Marian Parsons Materials Needed: 10-20 yards of upholstery webbing, depending on desired size of runner (available at fabric and upholstery supply stores) scissors hot glue gun and glue sticks Cut Webbing Widths and Lengths Spread a length of upholstery webbing over table to determine desired size of runner. It […]

Versatile, Neutral Tablecloths

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Out of the Darkness When a dark neutral makes up the majority of the room, a softer neutral brightens up the space. Easy Embellishment Small embellishments provide a fun touch to a familiar basic. A Punch of Color It’s easy to switch up the look of a tan tablecloth with […]

Tablecloths for Bed and Bath

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Tailor Made Tailored cloth on the nightstand works well in this contemporary loft from Lori Dennis. From: Lori Dennis Feminine Grace This traditional space, by Phyllis Harbinger, benefits from the layered look of the clothed bedside tables. Full Coverage An unsightly bathroom storage unit is covered up with a white […]

How to Make a Hand-Painted Burlap Table Runner

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Materials Needed: burlap (enough yardage to run table length, plus 20″) white cotton twill (same yardage as burlap) iron ironing board white all-purpose thread 1 yard white pleated trim scissors yardstick white acrylic paint painter’s tape 1.0 liner brush size 6 flat artist brush “Joy” stencil (optional) Measure and Cut […]

Handmade Vintage Fabric Placemats

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Photo by: DK – A Greener Christmas © 2008 Dorling Kindersley Limited DK – A Greener Christmas, 2008 Dorling Kindersley Limited From: DK Books – Greener To make four placemats: Materials Needed: 4 old-fashioned linen hand towels or dish towels an old tablecloth in gingham (optional) scissors pins cotton thread […]

How to Cross Stitch a Poinsettia Design on Napkins

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From: Kristin Guy Materials Needed: embroidery needle scissors embroidery Floss downloadable poinsettia pattern Napkin Materials: unbleached natural linen (24×24″ fabric piece for each napkin) thread straight pins measuring tape sewing machine scissors Cut Fabric To make your own napkins, cut a 24×24″ piece of fabric, fold edges inward and pin […]

How to Make Fiesta-Style Table Linens

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From: Kristin Guy Materials Needed: 2 yards colorful, festive fabric or authentic Mexican linens 19×20″ piece of colorful, festive fabric for tea towels 19×12″ piece of colorful, festive fabric for napkins 2 yards backing fabric 3 yards colorful pom-pom trim measuring tape straight pins scissors thread sewing machine Cut Fabric […]