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« on: December 23, 2008 04:22:38 PM »

Still trying to make a dent in my fabric stash.   And this year I inherited my grandmother's button collection.  There was only one solution...



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« Reply #1 on: December 23, 2008 04:43:40 PM »

they're all so neat and perfect! what a great way to get rid of the scrap stash.
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« Reply #2 on: December 23, 2008 04:45:38 PM »

Adorable!  I just love them.  Are the trees and buttons glued to paper?
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« Reply #3 on: December 23, 2008 04:52:57 PM »

Adorable!  I just love them.  Are the trees and buttons glued to paper?

Sewing machine for the trees, and hand-stitching for the buttons.  I don't trust glue. Cheesy
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« Reply #4 on: December 23, 2008 05:19:30 PM »

How sweet!  Great fabrics for it too - I've got mostly plain fabric in my stash.  Nice work dink!
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« Reply #5 on: December 23, 2008 05:36:53 PM »

That's a great idea!  I bet you could also make ornaments out of some of those cute fabrics and buttons!  Happy holidays, all Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: December 23, 2008 05:47:43 PM »

i love this! what a perfect way to get rid of fabric scraps - i might steal this idea!
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« Reply #7 on: December 23, 2008 05:59:05 PM »

Adorable!  I just love them.  Are the trees and buttons glued to paper?

Sewing machine for the trees, and hand-stitching for the buttons.  I don't trust glue. Cheesy

Me, either!  I just couldn't see from the photo.  Sewing would really add a touch of quality to them.
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« Reply #8 on: December 23, 2008 07:02:14 PM »

So cute!! I agree with the other comment about how they'd make great ornaments too!
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« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2008 08:09:02 PM »

Thats a great idea and they are very pretty! Smiley
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