5 Photos Friday

February 24, 2012 by · 4 Comments
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This month I am participating in the Instagram February Photo A Day challenge by FatMumslim and all of these photos with the exception of one were...

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Handmade Valentine’s Day Cards

February 14, 2011 by · 5 Comments
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Happy Valentine's Day!  I have been having so much fun making Valentine's Day cards for my friends and family. Here are a few of the Valentine's Day Cards I made this year: After scanning the vintage early readers for cute images, I used my sewing machine to sew the images onto cardstock that I had previously folded and scored using my bone folder. Next I glued patterned paper to the inside of the Valentine using rubber cement to cover the exposed string and make the Valentine look more neat and clean. For this Valentine, I printed off  a Niagara Falls WPA poster image...

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10 Items I Fancy for Valentine’s Day

February 7, 2011 by · 4 Comments
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Valentine's Day is just around the corner!  I can't wait.  I love love Valentine's Day. These are a few items I fancy for Valentine's...

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Lucero @ Orange Peel, Asheville, NC

February 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment
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I got Ben this Lucero poster for Valentine's Day.  He loves it and we love...

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DIY Valentines aka The Start of my Doily/Mod Podge Addiction

February 16, 2010 by · 2 Comments
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I know Valentine's Day has passed but I couldn't resist posting these cute Valentine's I made for friends. For this Valentine I used a Martha Stewart edge punch to create the lace look on the valentine.  I made the envelope from this cute love paper that I downloaded from Paper Crave for free and the label is also a free download from Creature Comforts.  I love free printables!  I actually found both of these a while back and was...

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