DIY: Friendship Bracelet chevron rug

You know how friendship bracelets are totally back? Well, I can’t quite bring myself to get into it after 15 years but I love the bright colors, the patterns, the idea of it….It got me thinking where else I could apply the process and I thought it’d be fun to make a huge friendship bracelet that you could walk on.  You know, given my love of all things oversized. After multiple attempts I came up with this rug for the new Chalkboard Magazine (it’s awesome. Check it out here). Any other size is too thick to actually use. The one you see here is two final rugs stitched together.

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    Hey! Having our first baby and trying to find a large area rug on a small budget! I was wondering if you still know the dimensions on this project? For instance, you said 2 meters length, 10 strips of fabric, 8” apart. That yielded what width and length rug? I am thinking bigger to cover a large portion of the nursery floor. Just wanting to double check so I figure out if fabric costs would be prohibitive. Thank you!

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