How to Line a Box with Fabric
Learn how to make a decorative and functional lining for a box or drawer.
Old chests of drawers, armoires, jewel boxes and more can be given an updated look with a simple fabric lining that you can add. On furniture, the liner may protect clothing from snagging on rough places in the wood. In a jewel box, the liner protects and enhances, possibly serving as a way to customize the box as a gift for a special person. The type of fabric and design you choose contributes to the final character--silks and velvets add elegance while simple cotton renders a more homespun look. For this project, we use a cotton print to add color and appeal to a primitive wooden box from Asia.
Sound advice on maintaining your central air conditioning syste. DIY troubleshooting tips.
How to remove old, discolored, moldy sealant around sinks, tubs, backsplashes and replace with 100% silicone. Application tips and techniques.
A seemingly impossible nail through wood illusion you can make yourself.