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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 4, 2011, 06.13 PMby kallie

    I would make a foot pouffe!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 06.09 PMby chocolatecake

    I’d sew a change pad for my little girl :)

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    Dec 4, 2011, 06.05 PMby thecraftyone

    I would make cute little bibs…it would make easy clean up.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.51 PMby elisabetsy

    I was thinking rain coat or poncho too! I hate carrying an umbrella, so I wonder if this would work for a brimmed rain hat?! perhaps in bright red!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.43 PMby theDuck

    I would like to make a raincoat and a lunchbox-case. I’m thinking it would be nice and practical to have a fitted, boxy, wipable case for my lunchbox. And of course it would have to have an extra zippered compartment for cutlery! … how did I manage to live without one before? I just have to make one now!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.39 PMby captain-obvious

    I would make awesome patio cushions. The current ones are getting ragged.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.12 PMby Cheryl Henderson

    I would make a cover for our grill and cover the patio cushions to match.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.08 PMby lesthor

    I’d love to say a raincoat, but these days I think I’m only ambitious enough for a simple apron. I do, however, need an apron, which I learned after getting flour all over my cute thanksgiving sweater!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 05.04 PMby dgporter

    I have made the most interesting window blinds out of oilcloth; I remember especially the horizontally strong-striped blue and white oilcloth shades I made for my 2d floor bedroom. Very jazzy!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.52 PMby myleeann

    Rain jacket or a rain poncho.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.51 PMby mcglen8

    I would recover my kitchen chairs and make a cover for my mixer.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.43 PMby Podbod18

    I’d make a camo raincoat for my german shepherd ( and probably get carried away and make a matching hat – that he would mulishly refuse to wear)

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.38 PMby emmens74

    Oh I think I’d make some supercool art apron for my 3 children, I can’t cope when they get paint on their clothes!!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.31 PMby Penguinade

    Those prints would make adorable trench-y raincoats

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.17 PMby suzeb

    I would make a shoe organizer

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    Dec 4, 2011, 04.06 PMby makroma

    … definitely a cute raincoat for my niece ,,, then some bright and cheery cushions and covers to brighten up my terrace.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.57 PMby sala22

    I really want to make a rain cape out of oil cloth, I’ve noticed that capes are really in this season but I’m not so sure I’ll be warm in them in the winter, a rain cape seems much more practical for me!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.51 PMby SewSunshine

    How about mixing the oilcloth with clear plastic for childrens books. Place written or embroidered pictures under the clear sections and make this a totally wipe off book. Other than that a a raincoat, doll clothes, beach totes with petscreen, my thinking cap is still working.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.51 PMby joen

    I would love to make a rain slicker out of the toile (blue with black) design I’ve had a slicker on my to make list for a while now. It would also make a awesome beachbag for the crise I’m going on in April!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.47 PMby bitterbunny

    i would use some cute oilcloth to line my homemade bookshelves or make a super cute apron :-D

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.46 PMby dobleufa

    I would sew some cushions for my patio furniture.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.37 PMby plaidlinoleum

    I would make a wipe-clean apron! I do a lot of paper mache, and it would be great to have a fun apron to wear to keep my clothes protected from little drips of paste.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.33 PMby fayedoll

    It would be just perfect for a spring raincoat!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.29 PMby alissaslagle

    raincoat, grill cover and much more

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.28 PMby alissaslagle

    I would make a raincoat, a stellar grill cover, a bag, and, and, and…:)

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.27 PMby alissaslagle

    I would make a raincoat and a stellar grill cover;) and a bag and, and, and…:)

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.24 PMby leahfranqui

    I would make a raincoat. I really want a bright pretty one and Amy Butler has an awesome pattern.

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.20 PMby verypurpleperson

    I would buy an umbrella kit and use the oilcloth to make an umbrella!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.04 PMby Shannon Kramp

    Covers for my outdoor furniture, decorative flags/awning for my RV, or a cute makeup bag!

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    Dec 4, 2011, 03.01 PMby Cassandraj16

    I could defiantly make one awesome raincoat or a travel bag to bring with me everywhere!

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