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« on: August 18, 2011 07:25:35 PM »

Here is the project that I made for my Dh for his birthday this year. We are on a tight budget at the moment so I had to create rather than buy. I think he likes it! You know what men are like! I used a thrift store frame that I had in my stash and painted it with purlesant paints that my girls had!



Here is where the inspiration came from: http://www.feelingstitchy.com/2011/07/sweet-family-portrait.html
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« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2011 07:46:26 PM »

that's adorable.  what a sweet idea.   Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: August 18, 2011 07:54:42 PM »

I really like this!  I think I may have to steal the idea for a xmas gift for nana this year!  Thanks for the inspiration
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« Reply #3 on: August 18, 2011 09:32:51 PM »

I LOVE this! Stealing, stealing, stealing.
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« Reply #4 on: August 19, 2011 04:41:43 AM »

I'm totally with mama24boyz- I'm stealing this for a grandma Christmas gift!
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« Reply #5 on: August 19, 2011 07:03:57 AM »

this is wonderfully cute!  I'll be getting hand prints of all my family members when they come to visit.  These would make fabulous family gifts!
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« Reply #6 on: August 19, 2011 07:05:20 AM »

Awesome!  I've been wanting to do this, too.  Love yours!
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« Reply #7 on: August 19, 2011 08:23:15 AM »

Love Love Love!!!  I have to stay I am stealing too!  I'm thinking "gifts".  Thank you for sharing Wink
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« Reply #8 on: August 19, 2011 02:38:40 PM »

Oh this is so lovely Smiley  What a brilliant gift.
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« Reply #9 on: August 20, 2011 06:24:26 AM »

Such a clever idea. I wonder if I could do it with puppy paws Cheesy
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