Created by (my) Hand!

CBH has Mother’s Day as its theme this week. Check out my altered spoons on Ten Two studios and if you leave me a comment, you’ll be entered into the Daily Eye Candy Draw to win a 6-month subscription to the Monthly Muse – full of tips, images and how-tos. This Daily Giveaway is running till May 10th – get in there!

Here’s an accordion-fold Seed Packet Wallet I made for MIL. She’s an avid gardener (89 this year!) and I thought these manila envelopes were the perfect size for her seeds. The images are from the Faux Postage collections HERE.

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I made this wallet from a single 12″x4″ pieces of scrapbooking cardstock – light enough to fold nicely, but strong enough to carry the weight of the envelopes (IYSWIM)… I measure the envelopes and took it from there. I had the ‘flowery ribbon’ which went well with the faux postage images and the Cuttlebug folder I used.

Right – I’m off to unpack more supplies and source my Class supplies for the online class I’m taking later this month… it’s so exciting!! 😉

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  1. beautiful project!

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  2. yogiemp

     /  May 5, 2009

    very nice. Nice accordion envelope holder.

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  3. How very perfect for your mother in law, Rosie. I love the ingeniousness of this creation. Beautiful.
    Faye

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  4. What a perfectly lovely and thoughtful gift, the wrapping is so pretty she won’t want to open it!

    what class are you taking may I ask…..

    I’ve signed up for my first online course Layer Love with Julie Prichard, can’t wait!

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  5. Love your seed packet envelope, Rosie…being a gardener it has even greater interest to me. Terrific idea and beautiful project. Hugs, Gayle.

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