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Saturday, January 21, 2017

Keepsake Box

I just finished this keepsake box which could be used for one's special mementos; letters, pictures, treasures from a walk or it could be used as a container for laces or jewelry. Lots of possibilities.
I used chalk paint over a paper mache box, oh so easy even for this non-painter. I hesitantly applied fabric glue to adhere the wool and trim to the box, but it worked just fine.
Stitches: Chain, fly, colonial knots, buttonhole, buttonhole bar, long and short buttonhole stitch,and running stitch.
Pattern and kit are available in my Etsy shop.

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