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Fabric Covered Hat Boxes for a Baby Nursery

Add a little color to your baby nursery by adding decorative fabrics to hat boxes with fabric Mod Podge.

At a Glance:

#5627 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Logo
  • Mod Podge Finishes and Formulas Logo

Mod Podge ® Fabric, 8 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.49
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

Hat Storage Boxes, Decorative fabric (3 different), Iron, Foam paintbrush


  1. Measure around the hat box. Add 1” to the length and 4” to the width. Cut the fabric to this measurement.
  2. Fold over one end of the fabric 1/2” and iron to secure. Glue the seam with a small amount of Fabric Mod Podge.
  3. Apply fabric Mod Podge to the seam or back of the hat box. Place the non-ironed edge onto the seam. (make sure the fabric is centered. You should have overhang on the top and bottom) Press with your fingers. Apply Fabric Mod Podge to the outside of the hat box, wrap the fabric around the box. Smooth with your fingers as you wrap. Add more fabric Mod Podge at the seam and press to secure.
  4. Add a ring of Mod Podge around the bottom of the box. Fold the over hang toward the bottom and secure into the Fabric Mod Podge. Repeat around the top edge.
  5. Allow to dry.

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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