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Topic: Valentine Rosette Ribbon Brooch for Mom  (Read 1516 times)
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« on: February 09, 2013 06:19:00 PM »

Valentine's Day is coming on fast and I wanted to do something special for my mom, but had no idea what.  Finally I decided to make another rosette brooch by raiding my various stashes.

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I wanted to put it into something other than a plain envelope, so I used a vintage paper doily place mat to cover a manilla clasp envelope.



On the front of the envelope, I but a red heart paper doily on the front with a quick Valentine's note written on it.  I couldn't find the proper glue so it kind of messed up the heart, but hey that's part of the charm of your kid's homemade gifts, right?  Even if your kid is middle-aged.   Tongue

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« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2013 05:27:51 AM »

Cute! Such a great idea. She will love it.
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« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2013 10:38:29 AM »

Thanks!  Maybe I should've done these for my Valentine swap.
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