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« on: January 06, 2013 11:49:35 AM »

So I have an old beat up card table in my craft room that I want to put a new cover on. It is just a cheap one and I'm unable to get the top off- it doesn't have normal screws in it...Sad

I was wondering about just decoupageing the top instead? It's vinyl on top with some small tears and holes. Would this work? Any other ideas??
 
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« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2013 07:31:36 PM »

What do you use the card table for?
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« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2013 07:35:08 PM »

For my sewing machine
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« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2013 03:10:42 PM »

What about making a fabric cover for it - you could incorporate that quilted heat proof material for part of the top to make a small section for ironing small bits nearby, and incorporate storage pockets for scissors, snips, marking pens, rulers or what ever notions you like, and a stuffed part for a pin cushion?

If you do want to decoupage the top, you probably could, so long as you use the right adhesive.  You could use a thin resin like Envirotex to coat the top to make it more durable and level it out.
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