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Jennickell
« on: February 05, 2007 11:43:36 AM »

I have a bad habit of saving every card I have ever recieved for every holiday, birthday, you name it.
Well, here is what I did with a few of them:



I just tore the front of the card to the size I wanted, glued it to the front of a plain card and then sewed (on my sewing machine) a border.
I had another one that I gave away over the weekend, it was fro a 9 year old girl and she really liked it.
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« Reply #1 on: February 06, 2007 03:44:53 PM »

very clever and great recycling:) The sewing is a nice touch:)
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« Reply #2 on: February 06, 2007 03:46:48 PM »

you know, i have the exact same habbit. but i dont think i can part with 19 years of my life in card form, haha. but maybe some day.
but these are really really beautiful, in that... rustic charm kind of way? thats definately not the word im looking for. but i love them!
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« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2007 10:57:55 PM »

super beautiful!!
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« Reply #4 on: March 28, 2007 09:21:11 PM »

sweet and pretty! I like the stitching.  Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 11, 2007 05:03:50 AM »

you know, i have the exact same habbit. but i dont think i can part with 19 years of my life in card form, haha. but maybe some day.
I could say the same thing!!
But I could do that to the Christmas cards I get,
you get so many...
**We make kids' ornaments with ours, at the Church,
we cut the centers out in a circle pattern and let the
kids take glitter and make zig~zag patterns, then cut
a hole at the top and thread some sort of string to hang..

But your idea is really cute..
I like it alot!!!
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