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CraftyCathyJ
« on: October 25, 2012 09:38:13 AM »

I saw this cool tulle christmas tree http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=332694.0 and it reminded me of this tree I saw on youtube.

The lady shows you how you can make a geo mesh tree using a tomato cage. Has anyone ever tried that before? Looks easy in the video. Sort of like using a wire wreath form but with a tomato cage instead. http://youtu.be/WvA1_sHveGo

Also, can anyone help me with adding a photo to my profile? I am new and discovered this site on Pinterest (LOVE!).

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Just added a photo so you can see. I know it's not a great photo (just a screenshot from the video) but at least you can see it.
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« Reply #1 on: October 25, 2012 09:41:11 AM »

I found where I can upload my photo, thanks!
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« Reply #2 on: October 25, 2012 10:42:38 AM »

Welcome to Craftster and thanks for sharing the link!  I have not ever heard of this geo mesh product but it looks pretty nifty.  This year I acquired some green tomatoe cages that I thought would somehow make a neat Christmas tree Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2012 10:56:25 AM »

I read that geo mesh is another name for deco poly mesh and floral mesh.

I've never heard of geo mesh either until this year. I've seen it in person as a wreath and it's quite a large roll that you work with unless you buy geo mesh ribbon.

It's like a plastic netting, but has a nice neat weaved pattern, not just a net pattern, if you know what I mean.
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« Reply #4 on: October 25, 2012 12:41:31 PM »

That's a pretty and different Christmas tree.
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« Reply #5 on: December 30, 2012 10:54:00 AM »

I've made deco mesh trees with tomato cages. I also made them on styofoam. It's really easy to work with. I also made snowman
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