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DIY Fabric-Covered Cross

Learn how to create a pretty fabric covered cross with buffalo check fabric (and a little bling!).
Keyword: buffalo check, cross, upcycling


  • cordless glue gun
  • cross or cross form you’d like to cover
  • 1 yard buffalo check material
  • jute twine
  • scissors
  • some bling of your choice


  • Trace your cross onto the fabric and add a 2" overhang to each side.
  • Cut slits at every corner around the cross to allow for the wrapping of the material.
  • Glue down every flat edge with a glue gun, making sure to wrap the corners and glue them down too. Trim excess fabric as needed.
  • Decorate the cross however you like.
  • Display and enjoy!