This is a great idea to use fabric as decal and paste on with a home-made starch. When you are ready you can pull off the decal, wash off any start residue and you are back to blah. Great for decorating rental apartments.
How About Orange is a blog that I subscribe too. There are some interesting links such as Apartment Therapy and always some easy crafts like this one. There was even one for making your own bows.