Deck the tree with homemade ornamentsapomanders, potpourris, buttons and bows, paint, glitter, and glue and edibles, too. And every one will make you feel part of a centuries-old tradition of holiday crafting. Fashion fragrant herb balls made of bay leaves, lavender, sassafras, and rose petals, and enjoy their lovely perfume mingled with evergreen. Added gems: tiny quilts, aWild Westa trinkets, papier-mch birds, and more.1/4 yard of complementary print or solid fabric, thin batting, 1 yard (90 cm) of ribbon 1/8 inch (3 mm) wide, sewing machine, ... The size of the ornaments will depend on the patchwork print: make them small enough to hang on the tree but large ... Fold two opposite corners over the center, tucking one corner under the other.
|Title||:||Treasures for the Christmas Tree|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2002|