DIY Burlap covered Scrapbook

Burlap Covered Scrapbook

Preserve your memories from weddings, anniversaries, and more, in this beautiful burlap covered scrapbook or photo album. Embellish the cover with ribbon, gems, twine and more for a pesonalized look you will love.

  • Time Required:1 Hour
  • Difficulty Level:Intermediate
Print ProjectShop Ribbons Needed
  • Step 1: Cut approximately18” of the Gazette Ribbon. Using the needle and thread with a long tail, make a simple running stitch down one side of the ribbon.
  • Step 2: Gather the ribbon together with the thread and tie in the center to form the ribbon rosette.
  • Step 3: Create a second ribbon rosette using 12” of Double Faced Satin Ribbon.
  • Step 4: Glue the Double Faced Satin rosette onto the center of the Gazette rosette.
  • Step 5: Glue a gem to the center of the rosette flower.
  • Step 6: Wrap a 12” piece of Gazette Ribbon around the cover with the ends meeting centered on the front of the album. Glue ends to the album.
  • Step 7: Wrap a 12” piece of Lucy Ribbon around the cover, again meeting centered on the front of the album. Glue ends to album.
  • Step 8: Glue the ribbon flower you created onto front of the album to cover the ends of the lace and ribbon.
  • Step 9: Slightly bend the ends of the silver leaves and glue them onto the album with the ends underneath the flower.
  • Step 10: Wrap twine around the chipboard heart twice and tie with a bow.
  • Step 11: Glue a small gem onto the center of the twine bow.
  • Step 12: Glue chipboard heart onto the front of the album.
  • Note: If you cannot find a burlap covered scrapbook, or prefer to cover your own, you can do so using Offray Burly Ribbon and fabric adhesive.
  • Offray Gazette Ribbon, Raw Silk, 2" width
  • Offray Double Face Satin Ribbon, Antique White, 7/8" width
  • Lace Ribbon, 1" width
  • Burlap Covered Scrapbook
  • Embellishment Gems
  • Embellishment Silver Leaves
  • Twine
  • Chipboard Heart
  • Fabric Glue
  • Needle and Thread

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