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« on: July 25, 2008 07:35:48 PM »

I was going thru my Granny's stuff and I came across this leaflet. I can remember getting homemade fudge in a little box she made from old greeting cards. This had to be where she got the idea from. I thought you guys would like it.








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« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2008 07:45:17 PM »

that's really cool.  i like the first 2 a lot.
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« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2008 08:28:33 PM »

Those are cool, great way to repurpose greeting cards!  Thanks for posting the patterns  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2008 08:29:13 PM »

I will be using this. Thanks!
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« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2008 09:32:13 PM »

Ohh, these project look like fun!  o.o  I may just have to dig through last year's greeting cards.  <3
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« Reply #5 on: July 26, 2008 01:07:49 AM »

Oh!  I think my grandmother must have seen that too, because she had a lamp shade that was made along these same lines.

Great find!
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« Reply #6 on: July 26, 2008 02:11:34 AM »

What a fun project!  I'll be kids would really like this.
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« Reply #7 on: July 26, 2008 09:42:41 AM »

I love these! Thanks for posting the instructions too  Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: July 26, 2008 09:52:56 AM »

You brought back some nice memories- my grandmother made all her greeting cards into gift boxes for birthday and Christmas presents.
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« Reply #9 on: July 27, 2008 06:07:04 AM »

WAY COOL! I really like these!
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