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« on: January 27, 2013 05:31:35 AM »

Wanting to make a doily dress in the future - I went in search of lace and wonderment in the local charity shops.
I was pleased to come accross a whole bag of bits which I hurridly snipped up at the price of 50p !!!(yes it is "That" charity shop again.
Within the bag were some napkins, heavy on linen with a thin strip of lace. I pondered how to add them to the dress and then decided against it and made these cuffs - using the lace strip as the cuff and circles of the fabric to make roses.
 They are attatched via a loop of elastic and a button so that you can stretch them around any tumbler glass adding a little luxury to girls night in dinner parties, Or as you can see you can wrap them around a jar for an instantly beautiful candle (and I have to say the shadows they create on the walls is amazing)
I will be making a bundle of these as christmas presents me thinks !




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« Reply #1 on: January 27, 2013 05:38:48 AM »

Beautiful.
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« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2013 06:53:00 AM »

I LOVE these. They are so romantic.  So pretty.  Just beautiful.
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« Reply #3 on: January 27, 2013 08:16:34 AM »

These are beautiful!! I agree with Bella, they look so romantic. What a great find at the thrift store! Thank you for sharing this idea.
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« Reply #4 on: January 27, 2013 09:39:53 AM »

Very beautiful.
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« Reply #5 on: January 27, 2013 12:40:08 PM »

These are lovely, what a great use of such simple materials.  I've clicked 'This Rocks!'
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This is such a great idea! They look lovely Smiley
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