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papermuse
« on: March 04, 2007 06:44:27 PM »

I recently came up with this project - I absolutely love how it turned out, especially the colour combinations.

It can be used as a recipe box or an organizer - it can hold several mini file folders.

   

It was a pain to figure out all the measurements for this first one. I made another one, tweaking any areas I wasn't happy with, and it turned out much better and easier to make.

I think it would make a really cool Mother's Day gift...

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You can now find the tutorial for this project on my blog:
http://papermuse.wordpress.com/

Just click on the Tutorials page in the right-hand corner...
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Brima
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2007 06:46:10 PM »

I love LOVE that. Where on earth did you find that beautiful paper? And the elastic on the side matches perfectly. Great job!!
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papermuse
« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2007 07:25:07 PM »

Thanks for the wonderful comments!

The paper is actually scrapbooking paper produced by My Mind's Eye. I think this particular design is from their Magnolia collection and is called 'Serene "Our Family" Floral/Aqua' (this is the info I found on the back of the paper).

As for the matching ribbon, I just happened to have this ribbon in my stash - it was perfect!
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2007 01:28:58 PM »

That's gorgeous!  So well done. Shocked
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PikabooTique
« Reply #4 on: March 06, 2007 02:59:49 PM »

that's gotta take the patience of a saint- well done !
I love the colors too.
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esmenia
« Reply #5 on: March 07, 2007 03:21:18 AM »

it's so neat! cld u provide a template?
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papermuse
« Reply #6 on: March 07, 2007 05:15:00 AM »

I'm actually planning on teaching this project at a local scrapbooking store, so I'm presently working on the tutorial. I'll post it here as soon as it's ready.

Thanks for the great comments!
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emulatris
« Reply #7 on: April 13, 2007 09:38:04 AM »

A tutorial would be absolutely fabulous, like what you did here. 2 thumbs up! Grin
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lmstockwl
« Reply #8 on: June 07, 2007 11:05:41 AM »

Hi I was  wondering if you ever made the tutorial. I am part of MOPS (mothers of preschoolers) and I love the idea for a mom's project day.
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