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Topic: Harry Potter Book Page Snowflake Banner/Bunting  (Read 1882 times)
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« on: December 19, 2017 02:12:24 PM »

This was created for edelC in the Harry Potter Holiday Swap. In her questionnaire she requested some sort of banner or garland, so I created one out of book pages from an old copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.  (Not my own copy that I waited in line for, but rather one that I got from the 'free books' shelf at the YMCA.  The spine is broken, and it's not holding together well, so I took it to craft with last year, and am slowly working my way through the hundreds of pages!)  The 3 part design was bought from the Silhouette store online, and the paper pieces were all cut on my Silhouette, before being assembled with twine & sparkle yarn, as well as some large hole glass beads between each snowflake.  I was in a rush to post the package, so I didn't get a picture of it hung up on a wall.  There are 20 snowflakes all together on the strand, and I included a few extra of the cut pages and backing, without the light blue snowflake on them.  Each snowflake & frame is about 4" across, and the whole thing is a few yards long.



Here's a closeup, showing the text of some of the pages.  I think this is the chapter "A Place to Hide", after the Trio escape the Deatheaters who are crashing Bill & Fleur's wedding.
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« Reply #1 on: December 19, 2017 02:51:10 PM »

That is so wonderful! What a great idea.
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« Reply #2 on: December 19, 2017 03:23:17 PM »

I just love this!
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« Reply #3 on: December 20, 2017 12:06:11 PM »

Such a great idea!  The book will live on forever now. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2018 08:35:19 AM »

Congrats! This has been chosen as a Featured ProjectSmiley
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