Want to add texture and character to your space? Burlap can be a way to go.
The “rough-luxe” trend was the inspiration for this Simplicity pillow pattern. (Click here for product info.)
These are a couple of tips for working with burlap:
To air out the burlap scent, run your fabric through a dryer with a couple of fabric softener dryer cloths. Be sure to clean out the dryer lint filter following this process.
To mark the grain or create open spaces on burlap, just pull a thread and it easily can be removed.
If you have more tips and stories about designing with burlap, let us know!