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« on: February 17, 2012 04:23:53 PM »

I took an old embroidery hoop, sprayed it gold, then took some green and gold sari fabric I got on my trip to India and then pinned all my vintage brooches on it.  I like that they aren't lying around in some box where I can't enjoy them and it makes it easier to pick and cheese them when I want to wear them.

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« Reply #1 on: February 17, 2012 05:20:06 PM »

That's a fantastic idea! What a great way to store your brooches and have a bit of wall art at the same time

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« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2012 05:47:50 PM »

Great way to store and show them.

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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2012 09:20:39 PM »

BRILLIANT!  For years I've hung vintage hats on the wall as an art arrangement, I am so stealing this idea so I can add my vintage jewelry to the mix. THANKS

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« Reply #4 on: February 21, 2012 09:46:18 PM »

 I have all my brooches and clips stuffed up in a box and every time I want one I have to invert the box and put down the contents so that I can select the one that goes with my outfit!! I have a couple of hoops that I can make use of now Smiley Thanks for the idea.. !
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« Reply #5 on: March 01, 2012 08:38:07 AM »

This is really awesome! I think I've found an afternoon project!
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