Crafts Corner  Faux Leather walls. Brown paper bags, wallpaper paste, sponge, polyurethane. Rip bags into useable pieces , attach with wallpaper paste, let dry all the way, Brush or sponge on polyurethane till paper looks wet let dry gives a great faux leather look. It can also be done on table tops, furniure leggs or even picture frames I have done and they are beautiful. You can use polyurethane colored glazes for some effects of color if you choose.

Crafts Corner Faux Leather walls. Brown paper bags, wallpaper paste, sponge, polyurethane. Rip bags into useable pieces , attach with wallpaper paste, let dry all the way, Brush or sponge on polyurethane till paper looks wet let dry gives a great faux leather look. It can also be done on table tops, furniure leggs or even picture frames I have done and they are beautiful. You can use polyurethane colored glazes for some effects of color if you choose.

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Brown paper bags torn and crumpled then wallpaper pasted to the wall.  Once dry stained slightly then polyurethane sealed. This is in my bathroom. Moisture proof. Looks and feels like leather.

Brown paper bags torn and crumpled then wallpaper pasted to the wall. Once dry stained slightly then polyurethane sealed. This is in my bathroom. Moisture proof. Looks and feels like leather.

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Brown Paper Bag 'Leather' Wall Treatment... have been wanting to do this for a long time!
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Paper 'Plique, commonly known as tissue paper walls,  torn paper or elephant skin finish.   paper 'plique n. Art Effects' faux finishing technique,   [coined from "applied paper"]   v. to apply a type of paper to a wall with   the intent of finishing it with a glazing process.  [syn. tissue paper wall, elephant skin finish, faux leather, faux gold leaf]

Paper 'Plique, commonly known as tissue paper walls, torn paper or elephant skin finish. paper 'plique n. Art Effects' faux finishing technique, [coined from "applied paper"] v. to apply a type of paper to a wall with the intent of finishing it with a glazing process. [syn. tissue paper wall, elephant skin finish, faux leather, faux gold leaf]

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Paper Bag Floor / Faux Flooring-Walls and Ceilings - so diving this for our bedroom! Goodbye ugly beige carpet!

Paper Bag Floor / Faux Flooring-Walls and Ceilings - so diving this for our bedroom! Goodbye ugly beige carpet!

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Brown Paper Bag 'Leather' Wall Treatment... have been wanting to do this for a long time!

Brown Paper Bag 'Leather' Wall Treatment... have been wanting to do this for a long time!

how to create a faux leather finish using brown paper, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, Once your project is dry you can apply paint or stain depending on the look you are trying to achieve Here are some examples from L R Raw Umber craft paint Dark Walnut stain black paint Red Mahogany Stain Antique Cherry stain

how to create a faux leather finish using brown paper, painted furniture, repurposing upcycling, Once your project is dry you can apply paint or stain depending on the look you are trying to achieve Here are some examples from L R Raw Umber craft paint Dark Walnut stain black paint Red Mahogany Stain Antique Cherry stain

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Perfect for party decorations any time of the year - giant paper bag stars. Mix and match colors to make a stunning feature wall for your next party, or hang your paper stars from the ceiling. Easy step by step instructions and a video tutorial will help you create the perfect stars.

Perfect for party decorations any time of the year - giant paper bag stars. Mix and match colors to make a stunning feature wall for your next party, or hang your paper stars from the ceiling. Easy step by step instructions and a video tutorial will help you create the perfect stars.

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