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Topic: How to Make a Fabric Flower Pin  (Read 1699 times)
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« on: November 04, 2009 11:25:43 AM »



A few weeks ago, I decided to wander through Dear Lizzie, a small boutique near my home, to look for Handmade Christmas gift ideas.

Right as I walked in the door, I spotted the perfect project.  It was a darling fabric flower pin, and I knew it would be easy to make at home.  Its a perfect gift for a friend, mother, sister, or even a teacher.  The flowers at Dear Lizzie sold for about $15 dollars, it cost me less than a dollar to make these.  And it was a quick project that took me less than half an hour.

Heres what you need for the project:

    * A small amount of fabric- scraps of fabric from a past project are perfect!
    * Light weight iron-on adhesive like Heat n Bond or Wonder Under
    * Wool Felt- just a small amount.  Again scraps from another project work great.
    * Buttons, large crystal beads, lace, tulle or any other embellishment you love.
    * A hair clip or a pin
    * Click here for a the full tutorial with photos and template.http://makeitdo.wordpress.com/2009/11/03/make-it-do-gift-ideas-fabric-flowers/

Cheers,

Calli
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« Reply #1 on: December 11, 2009 02:20:16 PM »

Yay!  I need something like this for a bleach stencil recon I just did.  Went a little heavy with the bleach, so I need a quick cover up, and this is so perfect!  Can't wait to go try it.
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« Reply #2 on: December 11, 2009 11:04:55 PM »

I like the pin, but I like the sweater even more!
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« Reply #3 on: December 14, 2009 12:30:57 AM »

I made a ton of these-- thanks so much for the tutorial. They work best with heavier fabric, for those just embarking.
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