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« on: February 18, 2011 08:33:14 AM »

I found a 2011-2012 calendar at the thrift shop that was pretty beat up, but made a new cover from scraps of snow-dyed fabric I got from ptarmic wumpus in STS.   Check it out:

 

I love ptarmic's snow-dyed fabrics and will use every scrap of it judiciously!  Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2011 08:46:21 AM »

That's awesome A2K.  I love PW's snow dyed fabrics and loved that you rescued that calendar and made something lovely out of it!!
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2011 08:49:43 AM »

I love it, A2K! I think it's beautiful and fun and I would carry it proudly!
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2011 09:22:22 AM »

Beautiful! Love your dog, too. Arf, arf!
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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2011 09:58:28 AM »

A great idea!  I love the closure - is it some sort of elastic?
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2011 10:06:21 AM »

A great idea!  I love the closure - is it some sort of elastic?

It's this.  I bought it buy the yard at Jo-Ann's I think.  I've used it for all sorts of things, but closures on wallets and little books like this are my favorite.
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« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2011 11:33:21 AM »

Awesome A2K - it looks great!
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« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2011 11:39:35 AM »

Wow! That's pretty. How do you make snow dyed fabric? Any links out there?
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« Reply #8 on: February 18, 2011 01:38:13 PM »

Here is a link from ptarmic wumpus:  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=341921.0  Her work ROCKS!
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« Reply #9 on: February 18, 2011 02:29:28 PM »

Love it, really pretty colours Cheesy
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