DIY Drop Cloth Striped Area Rug

By: Vineta Jackson from
DIY Drop Cloth Striped Area Rug
DIY Drop Cloth Striped Area Rug
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From the blogger: "Area rugs can be so expensive, but you can make your own for a fraction of the price with just a large drop cloth and fabric paint! I created this area rug for our master bedroom, doubling up the edges and painting crisp stripes around the border. Various sizes of painters tape created perfectly spaced stripes, and fabric paint filled in the gaps."

Estimated Cost$21-$30

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Primary TechniqueHome Decor


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