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Thursday, February 12, 2009

~Happy Valentines To You and Yours~

Hi there! Here's a couple pics to celebrate the Season of Love. These lovely 'lil hearts are designed by Savoir-Faire Vailly, with a small stitch count of 37 x 39, DMC 3830 on Fiddlers Cloth 18 ct. front and back, a fun/quick stitch. And yes, if you were wondering, I was just a wee bit weary of the same design after all 8 of them. These have customized stitching on the back and were given as wedding favors, the perfect gift~don't you think! HI PATTI~YOU STITCHY LITTLE SHE-DEVIL!

I made these oh so cute floss cards, very easy and a fun project for a quiet rainy day. Materials were what I had on hand: color printer, glue stick, scrap booking paper and very thin cardboard (manilla folder). As the glue dries it does stiffen quite a bit, be mindful to avoid rigid cardboard, keep it flexible.

The templates and easy tutorial are *complimentary* from Echevette's beautiful blog tutorial here. Merci Echevette, vous sont tellement très aimables!

The cookies, DH said they were great but just saw the pic and has declared, well~they don't look like cookies at all~LOL! But, you get the idea, it's all about the Love of a Valentine.

Tootles, Sue


  1. Love the floss bobbins! Thank you for the link!
    Sure they look like cookies....here, ya better pass me one so I can make sure,lol.

  2. Welcome to blogland!

    Love your Isa hearts and you're making me hungry!

    Thanks for the link to flosswinders. They look like fun to make.

  3. Welcome to blogging! Those are very nice flosswinders. Thanks for link.

  4. How neat! What a lovely wedding favor but I don't think I could last stitching the same thing that many times. LOL!

    Welcome to the Blogging world Sue! I hope you have a great time :o)

  5. Welcome to the world of blogging! What cute floss cards. I bet you never want to stitch that heart design again, lol. What kind of cookies are those?

  6. Hi
    Welcome to the blogsfera!
    Your hearts are so cute!
    See you!

  7. welcome to blogland Sue, love the heart ornaments, and well done you for stitching so many. Thanks for the link for the floss windes, I had saw these before but lost the link


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