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« on: July 13, 2012 07:06:57 PM »

Here are a couple of memo boards I made for swaps.


 I use a stretched artist canvas I get cheap at walmart for the base. First a double layer of batting then fabric of choice and a staple gun. Add ribbons and buttons to hold your notes and pictures.

And finish off the back with ribbon to hid the 50 million staples. I try and use the same ribbon as the front.
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« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2012 07:21:37 PM »

Those look awesome!  Where did you find that key fabric?
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« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2012 07:37:18 PM »

Joanns I think. Its been in the stash for a little while so Im not sure anymore. I need to get around to making myself one, Ive even got the fabric picked out I just never seem to actually make anything for myself.
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« Reply #3 on: July 13, 2012 09:01:11 PM »

love the key one!
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« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2012 01:35:07 PM »

yeeeah! the first one is mine and I love it. Cheesy
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« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2012 09:27:20 PM »

yeeeah! the first one is mine

Yeah I didnt want to send it to you, really really need to make my own. I post your Sir Fizzgig in the toy section finally too.
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« Reply #6 on: July 24, 2012 04:07:10 PM »

Those look great, are they intended for use with pushpins?
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« Reply #7 on: July 26, 2012 09:50:44 PM »

Those look great, are they intended for use with pushpins?

I guess you can but they are made to tuck the motes and whatnot in the ribbons.
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« Reply #8 on: July 30, 2012 10:31:17 AM »

That's a fun design (and would save me from always loosing the tacs...
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« Reply #9 on: August 03, 2012 08:49:42 AM »

I love the black and white fabric on the first board, I think it is very elegant looking.
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