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« on: December 15, 2008 08:00:40 PM »

I stitched this up as a Christmas gift for a friend.
It's a line from the Martina McBride song, "This One's For the Girls," and it hits a little bit too close to home sometimes.

I just wrapped a normal mat for a picture frame with scrapbooking paper, decorated with some scrapbooking stickers and accented the frame with a little bit of ribbon/ric rac.

I'm pretty happy with the finished product.

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« Reply #1 on: December 15, 2008 08:15:23 PM »

That's great! What a wonderful present.
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« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2008 02:01:20 AM »

Very cute. Smiley I love the font, and the frame you made works really well with it.
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« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2008 04:52:44 AM »

Thank you both for your comments!
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« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2008 07:35:47 AM »

i love the quote!  unbelievably awesome!

i also might have to borrow your tip of using awesome scrap booking paper to cover boring ol mats!
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« Reply #5 on: December 16, 2008 07:16:19 PM »

i love the quote!  unbelievably awesome!

i also might have to borrow your tip of using awesome scrap booking paper to cover boring ol mats!

You should totally try it.  I've done it for other pieces before, but this is my favorite result to date.
I've also had really good luck finding mats for frames at Dollar Tree.  They're often in weird colors, like yellow, but it doesn't matter because it gets covered up anyway.
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« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2008 01:25:39 PM »

i love the quote!  unbelievably awesome!

i also might have to borrow your tip of using awesome scrap booking paper to cover boring ol mats!

You should totally try it.  I've done it for other pieces before, but this is my favorite result to date.
I've also had really good luck finding mats for frames at Dollar Tree.  They're often in weird colors, like yellow, but it doesn't matter because it gets covered up anyway.

I totally thought of your super awesome quote today when i heard bon jovi's "living on a prayer" on the radio today.  does that make me weird?!  seriously, that quote is super cool!
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« Reply #7 on: December 17, 2008 01:39:30 PM »

this is adorable! and have totally been there "living on dreams and spagettios"
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« Reply #8 on: December 17, 2008 08:43:50 PM »

how adorable! I really like the font!!
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« Reply #9 on: December 17, 2008 10:46:01 PM »

Thats amazing!  So true about that song.. : )
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