Making Burlap Table Runners!

Hello everyone! Sorry I have been missing. Flu season! Since we are having a fun table runner and pillow cover give away I thought that I would show you how to make a burlap table runner. I have made several in different colors of burlap and I love them all.

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First of all cut your burlap in the size that you want for your table. Then pull the burlap strings one at a time until you have about a 1″ to 1 1/2″ fringe on all four sides or what ever looks good to you.

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Then run a straight stitch next to the fringe around all four sides. This will keep it from fraying.

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I sewed a ruffle on the short edges. You can embellish them any way you want. I have stenciled on them, sewn all different types of ruffles, they all turn out great and the burlap goes with just about any decor you have in your house.

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This is one that I did for Valentines day.

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The above photos are the finished product. They cost about 2 bucks to make and takes about thirty minutes. I am giving some away in gift baskets for Christmas. The runners above I used the white burlap. I wanted something a little different this year. Stay tune for more!

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Jo

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