Friday, January 14, 2011

Sew and Tell: quilted valentine’s cards

I’ve seen so many beautiful Valentine’s Day projects popping up on various blogs. Seeing all the Valentine posts inspired me to make some special cards.

I printed out some of my favorite flower photos on printer canvas. You can buy printer canvas at office supply stores.


I cut out the photos and sewed them onto quilt batting.


With each quilted card, I’ll slip a little handwritten note into the envelope.


 These quilted cards can be used for Valentine’s Day or general year-round use.

Whatever the occasion they’re handmade with love.





 
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This project is linked at the following:

   Photobucket   Lovely Crafty Home 

9 comments :

  1. You always have such cute projects! I started sewing with a paper/fabric combo a couple years ago and love it. These turned out lovely. Thanks for linking!

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  2. Ok - I am so doing this! I have everything i need at hand and what a beautiful idea. I may actually stitch mine onto card stock. I have been so anxious to try out the printer canvas.

    Thank you! This is going to be fun!

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  3. Wow, those are really pretty. Great job, thanks for sharing.

    xoxo,
    Ellen

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  4. These are beautiful!
    You're so clever! Love the pink paint...you must smile every time you walk past it!

    If you get a chance, I'd love for you to stop by and share them at the Pretty Packages Party! http://blackberryvine.blogspot.com/2011/01/pretty-packages-party-5.html

    Smiles!
    Jami

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  5. Once again, you have made something so beautiful and elegant! I love the softness you bring to things!

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  6. I love your quilted Valentine's cards...they are so lovely and elegant! And I'm always looking for new thinks to try with printer canvas too. :)

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  7. What a cute idea! And they turned out so lovely!

    Thanks for linking up for Friday Favorites last week! I'm featuring you! Come grab my Featured button if you'd like one!

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  8. Thanks for linking up the beautiful cards!
    smiles!
    Jami

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