Measuring up

February 21st, 2011 in member junk     
TinTinJunkFan TinTinJunkFan, member
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Some of these measuring tapes are fabric, some paper.
Perfect for sewing paraphernalia
Painted the box black for the edges where the tape was too narrow.  Added the corner bracket hardware.
Some of these measuring tapes are fabric, some paper.

Some of these measuring tapes are fabric, some paper.


A drawerful of measuring tapes, a wooden box, and some Modge Podge..  


Pattern or design used: My own design
posted in: member junk, eclectic, organizer, , whimsical, study, office, wood box, fabric. paper, sewing

Comments (7)

junkermidge writes: Cool use for those measuring tapes. Never would've thought of decoupaging with them. Your box turned out great. Great job!
Midge Posted: 6:52 am on February 23rd
Bec4 writes: What a great piece--love the measuring tapes! Posted: 3:35 pm on February 22nd
KMcG73 writes: What a great idea and finished project! Posted: 5:25 am on February 22nd
JunkArchitect writes: Well that sure is cool!

Jim
Posted: 5:51 pm on February 21st
RustyDiva writes: I like it! Posted: 1:29 pm on February 21st
Tobey writes: love it what a great idea, would love to do this project with rulers and yard sticks, if i could find enough. Posted: 12:57 pm on February 21st
Emily_FOUND_Gallery writes: What a cool idea! Looks like it'd be hard to do, but the end-product is amazing! This would be my idea of a tool-box! Posted: 11:39 am on February 21st
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