French Stripe Lampshade

Kathleen at Musings from a French Cottage has her pooch to thank for this project! It was he who destroyed both of her bedside lamps in a month, propelling her to buy new lamps and then refab her original drum shades with a drop cloth slip cover and some paint to achieve the look of [...Read More]

Knife and Fork Curtains

Check out these fun and unique curtains made by Brooke from All Things Thrifty.  There’s not much that’s more appropriate for a dining or kitchen area than the utensils you chow down with! Of course, you know I love Brooke’s choice of drop cloth fabric for the curtains, and the stenciled knife and fork came [...Read More]

Stenciled Drop Cloth Curtains

Erin from Lavender and Lemon Drops had been eyeing some printed window panels from West Elm for some time. Deciding they would be the perfect addition to her living room, Erin dedicated a snowy day to creating her own with some drop cloth fabric and a stencil. I have used drop cloth for all sorts [...Read More]

Bar Stools with Numbered Fabric

Amy and Emily from Sisters of the Wild West were inspired by their love for typography to create barstools with numbered drop cloth cushions. The sisters actually created the fabric themselves using a template they had previously used to stencil a tabletop. The custom upholstery took the barstools from run-of-the-mill to one-of-a-kind. Amy and Emily [...Read More]

Christmas Glitter Pillow

Here’s pillow number 3 from my Christmas pillowpalooza over at Infarrantly Creative. I cut the ornaments from glitter transfer paper with my Cameo and then ironed them onto my drop cloth fabric. I added some satin ribbon and sewed up an envelope closure pillow form. I am loving me some glitter lately so the sparkle [...Read More]

Nailhead Trim Headboard

Drop cloth has become my go-to fabric for many a projects. It’s just so cheap and has a great natural look and texture to it. Beth from Nashville Pug used a $10 drop cloth to create her own nailhead trim headboard for only $75! The project was fairly easy, and Beth completed it in one [...Read More]

Zebra Print Painted Floorcloth

After yearning for a zebra print rug for her living room, Charlotte from Living Well on the Cheap decide to save some coin and hand paint her own design on a 9’ x 12’ canvas dropcloth. She coated the surface with shellac for durability and then freehanded her zebra stripes. The end result is a [...Read More]

Butterfly Pillows

Amy from Sisters of the Wild West hand painted these gorgeous butterfly pillows on canvas.  Aren’t they just stunning?  I love the colors they chose with the simple background of the canvas.   She was originally inspired by the Butterfly Café Lumbar Pillow from Pottery Barn which retails for $49. Go visit Sisters of the [...Read More]