How-to: Color-Blocked Faux Leather Clipboard

Follow the instructions below to make this DIY from HGTV Magazine .
By: Jodi Kahn
DIY Faux-Leather Color-Block Clipboards

DIY Faux-Leather Color-Block Clipboards

DIY project from HGTV Magazine

Photo by: Marko Metzinger/Studio D

Marko Metzinger/Studio D

What You Need

  • Faux leather: Rosco faux leather in fuchsia, marigold, and royal, $33 per yard, bandjfabrics.com
  • Clipboards: Letter-size hardboard clipboards, $2 each, uline.com
  • templates (see below)
  • scissors
  • tape
  • spray mount
  • paint (optional)

Step 1

Download one of the below templates for these three designs. Print it on 11-inch-by-17-inch paper.

Step 2

Cut out the parts of the template, and tape each one onto the back of a piece of faux leather.

Step 3

Cut out the faux-leather pieces and adhere them to the clipboard with spray mount, following the template’s design. Let dry.

For an ultra-finished look, spray-paint the back of the clipboard before covering the front with faux leather.

Keep Reading

Next Up

How-to: Faux Leather Nightstand Drawers

Follow the instructions below to make this DIY from HGTV Magazine .

How-to: Faux Leather Key Chain

Follow the instructions below to make this DIY from HGTV Magazine .

How-to: Faux Leather Lined Tray

Follow the instructions below to make this DIY from HGTV Magazine .

How-to: Faux Leather Pencil Cup

Follow the instructions below to make this DIY from HGTV Magazine .

How-To: Patterned Decal Dresser

Follow these steps from HGTV Magazine to update your plain dresser with decals, and best yet, it only takes a few hours!

How-To: Bright Ladder Shelving Unit

Upcycle flea market finds to create exciting new pieces courtesy of the DIY experts at HGTV Magazine .

How to Add Rope Handles to a Tray

Follow the steps below to make this DIY project from HGTV Magazine .

Stencil a Tray With Sharpies

Following the instructions below to create this fun DIY project from HGTV Magazine.

4 DIY Projects From Design Bloggers

Create these online-exclusive DIY projects from four design bloggers who were featured in HGTV Magazine .

How to Make a Rope Mat

Follow the steps below to make this DIY project from HGTV Magazine .

On TV

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.