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« on: April 12, 2013 04:17:29 PM »

I recently went to Florida on vacation.  In the house we rented I saw flowers that were made from seashells.  How had I never seen something like this before?  I fell in love with the idea (which I now know is a common idea) and combed the beach every morning for shells.  I couldn't find any shells like the one I saw in the rental but I found thousands of other shells that I thought I might be able to make into flowers.  My boyfriend and his family all thought I was crazy because I literally brought back 10 pounds of shells.  I really got into all shell crafts but the best of the bunch is the shell mirror.  It turns out the shells I collected make awesome flowers.

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« Last Edit: April 13, 2013 04:58:04 PM by yzzilnoaj » THIS ROCKS   Logged
« Reply #1 on: April 12, 2013 05:13:16 PM »

that is a great idea!
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« Reply #2 on: April 12, 2013 06:21:51 PM »

I love shells too, and would have been right there with ya!   Grin

They really do look like flowers!

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« Reply #3 on: April 13, 2013 09:01:49 AM »

That's really pretty.

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