The following are some fun ways to use denim fabric. Find your favorite denim fabric in our online store and get inspired to create your own version. Who knew there were so many uses for denim? Don’t forget to share your finished projects and tips with us on Facebook!
This sweet bedset from Sweet Peaches Bedding shows the versatility of denim for bedrooms!
Fun ideas for crafting with denim fabric
This just in: There are 3 new arrival fabrics from J&O and all are affordable and chic! These 3 fabrics feature black as the prominent color and each has something special to offer any room or décor vibe.
The following selections of fabrics are new and available in our online store for a discounted price:
Black Stripe Lace Fabric (Product ID: lac36295)
This quality fabric offers the traditional elegance of lace with a decidedly dark side. It has a rich floral design over polyester material to show the intricate detailing. This is how you get all the luxury of designer fabrics at a discounted price! Ideal uses for this type of lace fabric include table dressings, elegant garments, evening gowns, cabinetry and small touch items like lampshades.
Nothing transforms a space quite like the perfect fabric or blend of coordinating and contrasting fabrics. The following tips for decorating with fabric will help inspire your next home décor projects!
Tips for decorating with fabrics. Find your favorite fabrics easily in our online store.
5. Select your fabric first when completely redesigning a space. This will simplify the process of selecting a new wall color and furnishings. Let the fabric serve as the inspiration and add items and colors that enhance it! Remember to take a swatch of your fabric with you when selecting a wall color.
The following items are a great start for the beginning fabric crafters out there:
10. Sewing machine. At J&O we offer a variety of discount sewing machines. Remember to get backup needles–it is always a good idea. It is a mood-killer to stop during a project for a trip to the store for a new needle!
9. Rotary fabric cutter. Why spend exorbitant amounts of time cutting fabric with scissors when you could use this and move on to crafting?
8. Painter’s tape and bias tape and tape measure
There are several types of elegant satin fabrics available from J&O Fabrics. Easily locate what you are looking for in our online store and use the guide below to conveniently help you determine your needs. There are satin fabric styles available for gowns, drapes, furniture and any other project you may have!
We offer 5 types of satin fabric styles: Crepe back satin, L’Amour satin, Mystique satin, Princess satin and Slipper satin. Each type of satin serves a different purpose and some are quite versatile!
If you are the do-it-yourself type and have struggled to find the perfect pre-made fabric tassels, the following tips will serve you well! While we do offer a wide selection of trims, tassels and cording, sometimes a specific need calls for a DIY project. Follow the simple instructions below to create your very own custom tassels.
Tassels are great for bracelets, earrings, curtains and trims. If you are in need of a special color or style that you are unable to locate, just make them yourself with these easy tips!
Fabric flowers get a softer side with this cute idea! Grab some satin fabric and create your own batch of these little pretties this weekend. There are many methods to making fabric flowers, all you need is a great fabric. The use of satin over fabrics like cotton offers a distinctive look and feel that is more realistic and dramatic for a flower.
Craft gorgeous satin fabric flowers with fabrics from J&O. This fun and rewarding craft can be used for hair clips, table centerpieces, clothing, handbags and so much more!
You will need:
This adorable wall décor idea is from Fabric.com and can be easily recreated in your own home with fabrics from J&O! This craft can be made with any shape: Circles, squares, stars and more, making it versatile. Using a variety of fabric prints and textures will add interest to the overall look and feel, creating a special space for your child. We think our selection of polka dot fabrics would be wonderful for this project.
Cool fabric ceiling or wall décor idea we loved on Fabric.com
To recreate this look, you will need:
Follow the steps below to craft your very own café curtains. Café curtains are a wonderful way to control light in the kitchen or sun porch areas. Click to find your favorite fabrics in our online store and get ready to add some color to your environment! This is a beginner level project.
Easy peasy fabric café curtains can add a pop of color and light to the room
You will need:
- Decorative fabrics. Remember that these can be very versatile, so feel free to make them reversible!
Nothing makes storage options more attractive than a really great print! Make this fabric storage caddy using your favorite decorative prints from J&O this season, the steps are outlined below and our online fabric store is just a click away. Don’t forget to share your finished project photos with us on Facebook!
This fabric storage caddy makes a great gift idea!
You will need:
- Felt fabric (if desired)
- Sturdy fusible webbing
- Coordinating thread
- Crafting cardboard or styrofoam
What to do: