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« on: January 23, 2012 02:12:35 PM »

I did a little V-day swap with some of the other Craftster mods this year. We are swapping a card and an optional extra. I decided to combine the card and extra into one!



To make this, I first stitched up a whole bunch of felt hearts. I attached a piece of bakers twine to the back so that they could be hung as ornaments. I glued a piece of book page to cover up the stitches and secure the twine.





I stamped pieces of linen with the words "follow your..." and stitched them to blank note cards using my sewing machine.



I punched small holes into the front of the cards so that I could tie the heart ornaments to the front and complete the "follow your heart" message. The hearts can be untied by the recipient and used as a V-day decoration. 



leslieshappyheart also made a version of these that are adorable! She shared them on this board so check those out too!!
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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2012 02:22:17 PM »

They looks so great together! I love mine  Kiss
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« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2012 02:28:10 PM »

I love these!  The color combinations are great; I love the picture of all of them together!
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« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2012 02:41:51 PM »

Love these! What a great idea and you made them beautiful.
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« Reply #4 on: January 23, 2012 02:42:59 PM »

I love the hearts. The backs are just darling.
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« Reply #5 on: January 23, 2012 02:44:16 PM »

Thank you!! I think I might make some more of the felt hearts and leave them in sneaky places for strangers to find on V-day Smiley.
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« Reply #6 on: January 24, 2012 10:03:34 AM »

These are so sweet and I love your idea of leaving random hearts out in the world Smiley
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i love the home made heart! great personal touch
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