They say opposites attract, but could opposites like metal and burlap ever be attracted to each other? Well……yes! Betsy at My Salvaged Treasures showed us how she combined the two on several projects last year.
|Used by permission. Thanks, Betsy!|
Following Betsy’s advice to apply Mod Podge to the metal box instead of the burlap, I adhered a strip of burlap to the front and then added the VIP stencil which stands for “Very Important Papers” of course!
I also made 3 burlap-topped magnets to make the old box more “attract”-ive…er, functional.
The project was really easy! Now I wish I had more metal items to up-cycle with burlap.
Actually, I think I will go digging in my garage for more metal because there is SNOW outside my window right now……
And it looks like we’ll be stranded for another day because the temps are so cold.
Talking about opposites attracting! Snow and the
This is historic, y’all!