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Valentine's Wreath

I picked up this sapphire beauty at the thrift store the other day. I'm thinking this was a wedding decoration or something because there were several of them there. I'll give them an A for effort because they used about 10 yards of tulle to cover this dang thing but that's about it. Not even the little pearls were helping it. I knew it had good bones though so I snagged one up.

After I unwrapped the 10 yards of tulle I was left with a nice heart shaped wreath form.

So I just grabbed a feather boa that I snagged from my mom's house the other day and wrapped it around and secured the ends with a bread tie. Resourceful I am!

I'm kinda not liking that the feathers are so crazy its a bit harder to see the heart shape. What do you think? Does it pass for a heart or look like a goofy looking circle?

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Cindi  – (February 10, 2011 at 11:12 AM)  

LOVE it! I think you can totally tell it's a heart. It's super cute!

Lacey McKay  – (February 10, 2011 at 1:49 PM)  

Definitely looks like a heart! So cute!

Leigh the sewing diva  – (February 10, 2011 at 1:57 PM)  

i love it! i could tell it was a heart! if you get bored with it send it my way it would match my craft room perfectly!!
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Beth Eaton  – (February 10, 2011 at 9:09 PM)  

I LOVE the feathers on it and I can totally still tell it's a heart! Awesome! I am your newest follower. I love your blog so far! Can't wait to read some more!

Brittany  – (February 13, 2011 at 4:45 PM)  

Definitely passes for a heart! Love it!!

Cowie Kaunweigh  – (April 16, 2011 at 2:31 PM)  

WOW.............I Just Love It !!! You Turned An (sorry) Ugly To A Pretty !!!

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