Thursday 19 December 2013

Bee happy ..... see stars

I found myself with a little spare time which doesn't happen all that much these days so I made some star garlands for Christmas.
They are that pretty they may have to stay up longer than just for Christmas ;)
I used my vintage sheet music stash and cut out a large and small star and then a medium star in pink paper.

I put all 3 stars on top of each other then used the sewing machine to stitch all the way through them all, I kept adding the stars until the garlands were long enough.

At the end of the garland I left enough thread for hanging with.

What have you been making for Christmas?
Bee happy x


  1. This is so pretty Deborah. My only Xmas make has been our wreath. xx

  2. That is so sweet. I have been making far to much to mention shattered now :-) have a lovely xmas, dee x

  3. What happy, singing, lovely stars, Deb! I love them. I like that you added the sheet music...and speaking of which, I just came back from the local library sale, and purchased some old hymnal books, in which the pages will make great craft projects (if I can bear to cut up the books :)

    Let's see, as you know, I've been busy making some wonderful Christmas wall pockets, or hangers...and today I just made a quick card for someone, which I will be posting soon.

    You know, seeing your sweet 'cottage' in your yard, reminded me of one of the very first times I came to visit had made a string of banners for the front of it, and I still remember that. I'm glad we've met, and have become friends across the miles.

    Blessings dear friend,
    Marianne xox

  4. So very beautiful and sweet!! Merry Christmas!! xo Heather

  5. What a great idea, they look very pretty.

  6. This is a great idea! I like the music sheet effect. :) I've made christmas cards for friends and family but that's about all this year! Have a wonderful time Deborah!
    Jess xx

  7. They look great and very effective. I'm sure i can manage some of them.....xx

  8. Beautiful stars...
    Merry Christmas. xxx

  9. Merry Christmas to you and your family Deborah!
    See you in 2014,
    Susan x

  10. Very sweet, great idea! Hope all is well. Glad you are on FB!


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