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« on: July 10, 2010 11:22:27 PM »

Hello! This is my attempt to use up some fabric scraps. Sadly, I don't have step by step pictures, which made me think about it twice before posting. But since its ridiculously easy I will give a description of how I made it. If I'm not clear in something, or everything, please ask so I can explain better and fix the tutorial. OK? Well here we go:
1- Use a wire hanger to make the letter. I found that using pliers made it more easy and detailed.
2- Wrap some batting strips all over the wire, using hot glue to secure it at the beginning and end of each strip.
3- Cover the letter with fabric strips according to the color scheme of your preference. Since the "S" I made stands for "Sofia", my baby, I kept it on the girl y pastel color scheme. Use hot glue where necessary.
4- Add ribbon, buttons, flowers or anything you like on the letter.
5- Your done!

I really hope I was clear enough, if not just leave a comment with your questions and I will happily answer!
Maria Isabel

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« Reply #1 on: July 11, 2010 04:40:50 AM »

Thats a really cute idea!  Smiley And I like the ensemble with the frame and the picture.

Nice wall decoration!
« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2010 11:02:09 AM »

Cool i love the use of scraps and the idea is so adaptable...............of course i shall be attempting a version of this in the bear future. Wink

May I add i also love glue guns..........its just too easy! Cheesy


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