Valentine’s Day is only a few days away – have you taken the time to add a little love to your home decor? If you haven’t, or if you’re up for adding a little bit more, here’s a quick and easy way to do it – with a fun little garland!
1. Use the die (you could do the same thing with digital dies or even punches) to cut a BUNCH of shapes…
I cut my paper into 6×6 squares and just cut and cut and cut…using as much of the paper as I could.
Until I had a pile like this:
Then I sat down in front of my trusty old sewing machine, loaded it with gray thread on top and a white bobbin and just started feeding the pieces through:
Use a straight stitch and just feed the pieces through, one after another. This is super easy, but takes a little bit of time. Eventually, this is what I had:
This same garland would be darling wrapped around a gift box – can you picture it on a white or kraft wrapped box? lovely!
Do you decorate for Valentine’s Day? We’d love to see your ideas!