The kids love having new ways to carry their valentines. It is even more fun to have a cool delivery method. A few years ago we made large envelopes to go on the backs of the kid’s classroom chairs and each child delivered their cards and goodies by dropping the treats into each persons envelope. This year Continue reading →
Here are the Place mats to go with the table runner. I fell in love with this butterfly fabric at Joann’s and almost made a dress for my daughter with it but I did not buy enough fabric.
I have not made heart-shaped mats before and I had a few tips and ideas from friends. Some were great others not so much. The not so much ides got a few laughs from said friends. LOL!
I tried one tip to use foam board for the heart template because then I can (In theory) just use my rotary cutter and cut around the heart. It did not really work out that way. I was able to cut multiple layers at the same time but I also cut into the foam board, slipped a few times and dulled my rotary cutter. Next time I will use paper, pins and scissors. Continue reading →