Our 5 Favourite uses for Oilcloth that do not involve Sewing – No 3

One of the first things we ever did with an off-cut of oilcloth fabric was to cover a notebook, which looked so good, that we have made a habit out of it. We love it and think it makes a nice change from “Contact”.

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It’s also a handy way to decorate the kids school books

Instructions:

First identify what book you want to cover and make sure your off-cut is large enough to cover the outside

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Run the oilcloth under the spine of the book.

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and then fold the corners back over themselves in nice neat triangles.

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Sticky tape the edges down to hold in place and make the fabric tight.

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Once your happy, you can run some more sticky tape down the entire inside edge

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The Finished Product 🙂

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It’s not just kids school books, you can cover folders and old diary’s as well.

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