On the borrow – again!

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Happy Mother’s Day to all you Mums out there. Hope you’ve had a lovely day. A fair amount of snow today too which was a bonus, but where were all the chick flicks? There’s nothing like a good film on tv when everyone in the house wants to be nice to you.

Having discovered that bumper stash of twine yesterday, I decided I may as well be hung for a sheep as a lamb so I borrowed some more! I decided to make something a little different for my second go at the Crafty Boots challenge, but also in keeping for Stephanie-Emma’s wedding.

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I got these old vintage hydrangea images from The Graphics Fairy. I was originally just going to use the blue one which is in keeping with the theme, but thought they might look pretty as a set. I printed them out and then used modge podge to glue them to some plain wooden hearts. I painted the back of each heart with matching acrylic paint. Once dry, I gave both sides a coat of Crackle varnish.

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I applied a coat of crystal clear glitter over the top of the image. Once that had dried I used a glue pen around the edge of the heart and then added matching coloured glitter.

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I’ve threaded the borrowed twine through the hole and then made matching bows from my new stash of ribbon. I popped on a matching button as the finishing touch.

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These would be lovely as part of a wedding bouquet or for little bridesmaids to hold. A little bee might look good too – but then I would say that, wouldn’t I?


Comments

On the borrow – again! — 4 Comments

  1. Fabulous creations and so appropriate for Stephanie-Emma’s wedding because there were white hydrangeas on the tables.

    Thank you for joining in the fun at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

  2. These are beautiful! I love the hydrangea images, I’ve used the blue one to make a little cushion! I love the way the three different colours work together!

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