|Ya know when you're a at a garage sale and you see the box with the "FREE" sign on it? These are they kinds of things people put in those. Unless it's full of McDonald's Happy Meal toys, I usually just haul the whole box to my car. Haha! :)|
|I secured one end down with hot glue and then wrapped my long strip of fabric around and around until the wreath was covered.|
|Then made some little ruffle fabric flowers. The tan ones are out of cloth napkins actually, and the middle one fro ma satin scrap.|
|And those buttons? Well they came off of the lovely sweater pictured below... that I bought for 94 cents at a thrift shop to felt for flowers.|
|First, you make sure it's 100% wool This one said "DRY CLEAN ONLY" so I knew it would probably work great! I washed it in super hot water, tossed it into the hot dryer and it came out like this:|
|And she's ready to be made into flowers! And of course, the buttons were a super bonus. You can never have enough buttons!|
See you all back here tomorrow night for Trash 2 Treasure Tuesday!!!!
p.s. I've done so many dumb things lately... I'm thinking about starting a section called "A day in the life of this blond mama".