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DIY Upholstered Christmas Trees

DIY Upholstered Christmas Trees

Ken Wingard shows you how to build beautiful DIY upholstered Christmas trees.
Materials
  • Foam core
  • X-acto knife
  • Fabric
  • Spray glue
  • Hot glue
  • Upholstery tacks


Instructions:


1. Create an edge pattern that you like. IT can be a straight edge of zig zag edge


2. Cut out & you’ll use that to cut out your pieces onto foam core


3. Trace your pattern onto your foam core & cut out with an x-acto knife. Do 4 of these cut outs


4. Then measure the width of your foam core & double that to make your slits. Make slits at the top of 2 of your pieces, and then slits on the bottom of 2 of your pieces


5. To attach the fabric -spray glue your foam core & then place it on your fabric


6. Using scissors cut around tthe cut our leaving about 1 inch - 2 inches of excess fabric


7. Fold the fabric to the backside of your foam core & secure down with hot glue


8. Slide your pieces together


9. Add upholstery tacks down along the side if you prefer


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