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Topic: what can I do with all this burlap I found?  (Read 641 times)
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« on: August 25, 2007 01:24:33 PM »

I found a whole bunch of burlap bags at a chocolate factory that used to be full of cocoa beans(they smell wonderful!). I would like some creative ideas about what to make out of them. 
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« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2007 02:41:01 PM »

You might have more look posting in the What the Heck Can I do With This? forum. Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: August 27, 2007 12:10:18 PM »

tote bags, purses, wallets, recover journals/notebooks, cut open and line a bulletin board, pillows(ewww!~ scratchy! but still smelling good!), Use in a texture heavy playmat?  Place mats? HAng as is for funky art pieces.

There's LOTS you can do with these treasures!!

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« Reply #3 on: August 27, 2007 03:12:06 PM »

Not too creative: Curtains?

Hmm cover plants in the winter? I think I have seen people do that.
on the pillows theme, maybe floor cushions? Good lick! What a delightful dilemma! Smiley

« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2007 09:39:52 PM »

Great ideas so far. I have a similar story..
Well not really. I ventured far into the wonderful world of Michaels during a sale and found a roll (umm think 100" roll) of burlap (for $1.50 + tax Cheesy). I made a set of neato grocery bags so far, used for some random sculpure pieces and thats about it. I like the idea of the placemats and floor cushions...
Anymore fun ideas?

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« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2007 07:59:41 PM »

Make a Mr/Mrs Potato Head costume?

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An animal that eats tin cans and gives back steel wool.
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