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Put a 'smiley' on a tech-lover's face with playful, embellished home decor.
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- block-style stencils (ready-made or print letters from the computer)
- decor items: pillow, towels or throw
- needle and thread or sewing machine
Lightly cover back of stencil with spray adhesive then place on fabric to prevent the stencil from shifting while tracing. Trace stencil onto fabric and cut out. Tip: Experiment with layering different patterns and color combinations.
Sew fabric letters onto decor item with sewing machine or by hand stitching. Tip: Make the phrases interchangeable by attaching them with Velcro instead of sewing. Also, letters can be painted directly onto item using fabric paint for a quick-and-easy update.
The holiday experts at HGTV.com share step-by-step instructions for turning burlap coffee bags into rustic gift totes.