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« on: October 24, 2011 12:16:28 PM »

I'm not really sure where to post this so apologies if I've picked the wrong place. My nephew has asked for money for his birthday and rather than just give him money I wanted to make him something. So I made a money tree.

The background is grey felt and there is a hem at the top so it can be hung on the wall if he likes it.

I've done scalloped edges on the green fabric for the tree. The red apples are fleece and each contains a pound coin.

I've then done a simple backstitch for the wording.

« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2011 12:21:30 PM »

A money tree, brilliant! I so need one (a real one that is  Wink)
I'm sure the guy will love it!

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What a piece of work is man!

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« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2011 12:28:49 PM »

Love it! THe little apple pockets are adorable.

« Reply #3 on: October 26, 2011 06:29:25 PM »

so sweet- i'm sure he'll want to know if he can get those apples refilled. i love it.

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