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STAMPING ON A CURVED SURFACE

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STAMPING ON A CURVED SURFACE

Looking to pretty up thrift store finds, upcycle a pickle jar into a vase, or make a flow blue terracotta pot but you’re worried about how to use IOD stamps on a curved surface? Well, you’re in the right place because that’s ALL we’re talking about in this DIY tips and tricks post. This post focuses on the stamping process and how to get a beautiful impression — not on the finished product. EMBRACE ALL THE CURVES WITH THESE TIPS! Watch the shortened Facebook Live video tutorial below. Or, if you prefer to read, keep scrolling for a supply list and a summary...

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DIY BOHO PILLOW COVER

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DIY BOHO PILLOW COVER

  Take your plain Jane, "no sew" pillow covers to the next level with this DIY home decor project! In this tutorial, learn: - how to stamp fabric - how to DIY home decor or make a handmade gift - how to make a color wash with chalk paint We love this retro block lettering because it goes great in a boho bedroom or if you want give a little modern glam to your living room couch. You can truly customize your pillow cover to any style you like and give your living space a high end feel. Beyond pillow...

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Upcycling your furniture

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Upcycling your furniture

A lick of paint is one of the quickest and easiest ways to update your home’s interior. That’s no different for furniture, which can be truly transformed by high quality chalk paint brushes. Whether you’re looking to revamp an old pine chest of drawers, an end table, bookshelf or a fabric chair, this guide will explain how to upcycle your furniture with chalk paint in eight steps. Upcycling Using Chalk Paint 1. Pick Your Brush When you’re using chalk paint, you’ll always get better results with the right paintbrush. Although you can use whatever you have lying around in your...

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Using IOD stamps to revamp coasters

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Using IOD stamps to revamp coasters

DIY coaster makeover I had a few Christmas coasters left over in the shop stock so decided to revamp them using Frenchic Paint and IOD decor stamps. I chose Wedding Cake as the background colour and the Bohemia stamp with black ink for the print. Here's a quick video of the process. Once complete, and dry, I sealed the coaster with Frenchic Finishing Coat to give it a water resistant finish.

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DIY handmade wrapping paper

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DIY handmade wrapping paper

Want to create something special for your friends & family this Christmas? How about some hand printed wrapping paper!  Brown kraft paper is cheaper than shop bought and also recyclable so not only are you being creative but also helping the environment.  All the goodies you'll need, bar the paper, can be found in our shop, or here online.   What are you waiting for...go create!   Many thanks to PK Creative for producing this video.    

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