DIY Fabric and Foam Floor Runner

Category: Decor

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Make an accent mat or a floor runner in any fabric or design you like! This easy to make project will help you decorate any room exactly the way you want to.

What you need to make this project

Foamology Household Foam Roll
Light Cotton Fabric
Mod Podge - Dishwasher Safe
Americana Varnish (Polyuerethane)

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Step One

Unroll the mat several days before the project so it can lay flat.

Step Two

Paint a light, even application of Mod Podge on the foam mat. Work quickly so it doesn’t dry! A wide brush speeds the process.step one

Step Three

Place the fabric on the Mod Podged mat. Smooth out the bubbles and press the fabric firmly onto the mat.

Step Four

Paint a thin layer of Mod Podge over the fabric. Let it dry 15-20 minutes before adding a second application. Let it dry completely.
step 2

Step Five

Flip the mat over and fold the excess fabric onto the back of the mat. Use Mod Podge to adhere the fabric to thr back. Let it dry completely.
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Step Six

step 4Apply the varnish to the front of the mat. This will help seal and soften the finish.