...Burlap is good....
My absolutly favorite artist in french themes and sewing is Lilla from Hawaii. She is my inspiration in everything vintage. She has an incredible feeling for mixing fabric and everything she makes, turns out fabulous in my eyes. Some day, when i'm in the right mood and when i have all my fabric together i think i need, i will make a vintage fabric book. Till then, i will get more exercise in sewing with litthe things.
Lilla shows on her blog how she made a card holder from burlap.
Here is my version: