Up for a challenge? Here’s a handy DIY sewing project that includes a little WoodShop 101 on the side. The foldable DIY Hamper on Make It Love It, is a beautiful reversible hamper that will add style and a little shabby chic to any room.
- 1.5 yards of fabric (for both the outside and inside of hamper)
- Thick Pellon (9 x 13 inch rectangle)
- You will need to buy 2 sticks of 1 inch x 2 inch x 8 feet of furring strip Cut as follows: 4 long pieces measuring 34 inches. 2 short pieces measuring 13 1/2 inches. 2 short pieces measuring 12 inches
- Hardware: 2, #10 Bolts, 2 inches each (Green Package) 1, #10-24 Lock Nuts (Orange Package, there are two shown below but realized later you only need one package) 8, 1 5/8 Wood Screws. 4, #10 Washers
- Woodworking tools:
Wood Glue (optional but helpful)SandpaperMeasuring Tape5/16th WrenchDrill Gun with Drill Bits (we used a 3/16th and 1/8th)
- Wood Stain (optional)
Skill Level: Advanced Beginner (sewing) + woodworking proficiency
Find the full tutorial here.
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