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Welcome to Day 4 of our Holiday Giveaway! This is your chance to win $100 worth of items (of your choosing!) from Oilcloth By The Yard. Comment on this blog article by 10AM (EST) Monday, December 5th to win!

From Oilcloth By The Yard:

Oilcloth By The Yard is the largest supplier of oilcloth in the USA! We have the best supply of prints and colorways available. All of our prints are shown on our website. The fabric is available by the yard or by the roll! We also offer DIY kits that include everything you need – pattern, fabric, instructions to make a complete project! We currently offer the following kits – messenger bag, adult & child aprons, lunch bag, pouches, zipper pouches, pennant kit, and market bag. These make great gifts for you to make or stocking stuffers for those who like to create their own.

Be sure to check out Oilcloth By The Yard on Facebook and stay up to date on their blog too.

As you can see oilcloth is so much more than just tablecloth fabric.

So, tell us what would you make out of oilcloth, that is not a tablecloth, bag or pouch? Use your imagination and think outside the box!
Answer below to win!


This giveaway is sponsored by Oilcloth By The Yard

*Please note: If selected as a winner, any personal information you provide to receive your prize in this giveaway is subject to the sponsor’s privacy rules. These may differ from BurdaStyle’s rules, so please review the rules before entering your information. BurdaStyle is not responsible for the handling of your data in connection with this giveaway.

[Update 12/7/11] – Congratulations to member patalie for winning the Holiday Giveaway Day 4!


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    Dec 22, 2011, 05.09 AMby 1diane

    I just made placemats out of oil cloth and bordered them with fabrick

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    Dec 14, 2011, 11.08 AMby greenajah

    I would make a matching raincoat and umbrella

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    Dec 13, 2011, 10.46 PMby missmonica

    I’ve been dying to make a rain coat! I live in Seattle where it constantly rains and I found the most adorable pattern! And then I would make a matching hat!

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    Dec 9, 2011, 12.01 PMby anne-jeanne

    I would love to make a stylized Baroque-style long overcoat, without frills and ruffles but still just a tiny bit dramatic. And some huge outdoors cushions/poufs for my balcony.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 08.40 PMby WhisperingPines

    I would most likely make a cape out of it with fleece lining- imagine it: Warm and Fuzzy on the inside, Chic and water repellent on the outside! I would probably make it out of solid colors, having two pockets for my hands and have it hit my waist.

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    Dec 8, 2011, 08.28 PMby crownhime7

    i would make a rain coat because i seriously need one.

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    Dec 7, 2011, 03.08 PMby lennert

    I love oil cloth to make garden pillows… It usually comes in beautiful colours and designs and it’s water resistant!

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    Dec 7, 2011, 02.07 PMby boomer57

    I would make a rain hat for me and slickers for my 2 dogs or travel jewelry organizers. I think the finish on the oilcloth would prevent the jewelry from catching on fibers of the fabrics I have used in other organizers. I would love to also make a clothes pin hanger as I always forget to bring in the one I have before it gets soaked in the rain. Having a hanger out of oilcloth would lengthen the live of the pins.

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    Dec 7, 2011, 09.36 AMby missmt

    I would make make-up bags, possibly phone cases, and maybe a camera bag :)

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    Dec 7, 2011, 07.10 AMby ancoleeye

    I would make a lunchbag for my daughter as she starts kindergarten next year

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    Dec 7, 2011, 05.59 AMby Micah G

    I’ll probably make a Bible cover and a tablet case. :)

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    Dec 7, 2011, 02.44 AMby Phyu Myo Hlaing(Jasmine)

    phone case

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    Dec 7, 2011, 02.42 AMby tinat412

    I would make a super cute rain coat for my boyfriend’s little sister.

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    Dec 7, 2011, 12.50 AMby Christianne DeHart

    I am certainly enjoying reading what everyone would do with their oil cloth! I am going to steal some of these ideas. (Evil laugh!)

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    Dec 6, 2011, 05.39 PMby blulagoo

    A kitty coat lined with fleece to keep my old, blind cat warm when I have to put him outside for a little while!

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    Dec 6, 2011, 12.25 PMby diediedarling

    A kitchen chairs are desperately in need of new upholstery job!

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    Dec 6, 2011, 04.30 AMby timisews

    Redo my umbrella and seat covers for my patio! Maybe my bicycle seat, too.

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    Dec 6, 2011, 03.08 AMby dewreb

    A raincoat of course! It would be super cute!

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    Dec 6, 2011, 12.53 AMby sewster55

    I’d like to make an iPad case

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    Dec 6, 2011, 12.09 AMby Romanssi

    cute aproy for my little helper son and cover for my sewing machine :)

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    Dec 5, 2011, 11.04 PMby pink-cornelia

    I would love a raincoat made from oilcloth because the prints are so awesome. Or some pillows for the garden furniture, it would be a great way to put a bit of colour in those.

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    Dec 5, 2011, 10.01 PMby ahearta

    I think I’m too late, but a raincoat would be my choice. We’re entering the rainy season here in the Bay Area, and a bring cheery coat would be a very welcome addition to my wardrobe.

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    Dec 5, 2011, 09.44 PMby Anshu Jain

    I’ll recover my dining chairs. With my little one always spilling something or the other they are better off in a wipeable fabric.

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    Dec 5, 2011, 09.20 PMby representativekelly

    what would you make out of oilcloth, that is not a tablecloth, bag or pouch? how about … let’s try to make baby bibs, stockings or book covers. Enjoy & have fun :)

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    Dec 5, 2011, 08.53 PMby MajaC

    i still dreaming about raincoat, full of colours….like have children:)

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    Dec 5, 2011, 07.59 PMby ghainskom

    I have oilcloth from oilcloth by the yard that will turned into a raincoat, come spring…

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    Dec 5, 2011, 07.45 PMby janers41

    We have a metal gazebo that we use every day during the nicer weather, and the canopy that came with it is literally disintegrating after 3 years. I’d love to make a bright, new canopy out of oilcloth!

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    Dec 5, 2011, 07.38 PMby Katie Sayers Raschdorf

    Oil cloth purse is a must have!

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    Dec 5, 2011, 07.18 PMby nellyvdb

    Oh yes, my sewing machine is in desperate need for a super fancy oilcloth cover!

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