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Sunday, June 6, 2010

Fabric Covered Tape Measure

I've been wanting to make a fabric covered tape measure for some time now and finally got the chance to do so over the weekend. I had planned on sharing a tutorial on how to sew a cover but I found a better tutorial on A Spoonful of Sugar. Her directions are very detailed and clear so I'm going to send you over there instead. It's a lovely site, I'm sure you'll like it.

Poppy Lane also has a felt covered tape measure tutorial. The method is a little different but the results are just as cute.

Now, what to do for my promised craft project of the week. Any suggestions?


ILikePaperCutting said...

your fabric on tape measure is just cute, love the linen material.

Theresia (Minori Design) said...

very very kawaii,cute overload!
thanks for your visit :)
Have a great week!

babalisme said...

So so cute!! agreed with theresia, kawaii overload!

A Spoonful Of Sugar said...

Very sweet tape measure! Thanks for linking:)

Heather - Dollarstorecrafts.com said...

I don't dare suggest any crafts because you always come up with the cutest/best stuff on your own! can't wait to see what comes out of your head. :)

Kaye Prince said...

So very cute and awesome - I'm definitely going to have to try making myself one of these!

Wendy said...

LOVE it! Altering anything is just fun, but this turned out especially cute! Thanks for the link, I'll check it out.

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