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Bee Mine in Cross Stitch!

This past weekend I drug out my cross stitching supplies
and found this adorable Valentine pattern that I just had to make!
I combined it all in this sweet ornament/wall art/collage piece that I have up at 

I embellished the cross-stitch piece with pom trim, twine and some larger die-cuts
from Doodlebug Design papers!  The banner dies are from the now closed 
Top Dog Dies, although similar shapes can be found.  
I used my fabulous Xyron 9" Creative Station
  to adhere all of the die-cut
papers to a matching chipboard shape to give the ornament extra sturdiness.




As you can guess, this was an absolute blast to put together...I'm so enjoying
making these one-of-a-kind little works of art :)
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And if you'd like to see one of the coolest Valentine projects that I have ever,
EVER crafted, then you must visit Scrapbook & Cards Today Blog this weekend!
It will make you grin from ear-to-ear, so be sure to drop by (Saturday I do believe)

I'll be back tomorrow to catch up on some other projects and news to share!

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