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« on: March 01, 2014 09:31:59 AM »

Hi there!  My partner, tapestrymlp, in the Terribly Important SOB swap Round 2, hails from the Hufflepuff house.  She is so terribly important, that Hogwarts recognized her by naming her Head Girl.  Huzzah!



The medal is done in wool felt and hand stitched with embroidery floss.  I also hand sewn on some beads to make it fancier.  Then I added some ribbon underneath, the black was a velvet and the gold silk, with some tiny shiny gold ribbon on top.  I added a bit of string to the back so that she could use it as an ornament.



It was all packaged up in a tin I found laying around the house.  I made a little bed inside the tin for her badge to lay and wrapped tissue paper around it all.  A little strapping on the outside made it look oh so official.  I also sent a letter of announcement from Hogwarts along, as well, though I didn't manage to take a picture of that.

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« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2014 01:30:38 PM »

Very fitting, and awesome looking item for the SOB swap Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2014 09:59:45 PM »

Well done! I bet your partner loved it!
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« Reply #3 on: March 02, 2014 09:31:50 AM »

So nice! The beads add a great touch of richness and elegance... perfect for someone that is terribly important Smiley.
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« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2014 11:17:22 AM »

So jealous!  I want to be a head girl too!
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