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more fun with menswear

December 10, 2010
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With all of the fabric leftover from my menswear wreath, it was just at the forefront of my consciousness this week:  what other pretty thing could I whip up quickly?

Since I’ve been mildly obsessed with making little paper collage designs lately, it seemed like an easy transition to use fabric.  So I cut three plump hearts from heavy paper (aka junk mail) and set to work. 

To make it interesting, I used the seams I had salvaged from the original shirts rather than the plain fabric, because I liked the interesting textures.

I used the front shirt pocket fabric to cover the back side and added a little embellishment on the back and at the bottom.

They add a touch of sweetness on the tree or on a doorknob.

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3 Comments leave one →
  1. December 10, 2010 6:48 pm

    Hi! Thanks for stopping by House Revivals! I love how you’re using the seams for these little hearts. It’s a nice creative twist on things!
    ~Amanda

  2. December 10, 2010 8:49 pm

    I LOVE the stripy hearts. I want some. And I want some now!!!

    Sarahx

  3. December 11, 2010 1:54 am

    OMG Diane…these are BEYOND adorable!

    And I absolutely LOVE how you used the seams to add texture – how creative!

    And of course….the BUTTTONS….love ’em!

    FAB-U-LOUS!

    Enjoy your weekend, my friend!

    X to you and C!

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