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Video: How to Marble Fabric Using Shaving Cream

Evamarie Gomez and Judith Neukam; Shot by: Gary Junken

Creating marbled fabric is easier than you think. In “Magical Marbling”, Threads #168, author Bobbie Berguist shares her easy-to-replicate technique for achiving a marbled look. The star of her application method: shaving cream. Watch this quick Threads Essential Techniques video tutorial to see just how easy it is to create your own marbled patterns.

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  1. kathrynpless | | #1

    This is so cool! Thank you for sharing the technique!

  2. FirstSnow | | #2

    Can't wait to try this. Thanks for the well done tutorial.

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