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fabric hearts

Is it really Valentine's Day already?! I had high hopes of showing these earlier in the month so you would actually have time to use them, but I'm afraid the 14th snuck up on me! After making the fabric heart bookmarks, I had a few other ideas for our fabric hearts. (If you're going to purchase a heart punch, you might as well figure out ways to use it.) I made some fabric heart tags, using the same method as the bookmarks. You can download the template here, which prints five to a page. 

My kids always want to give boxes of sweethearts to their classmates, but I like to upgrade the packaging. These bands fit perfectly around a box of sweethearts (currently 3 for $1 at my grocery store). And because the back of the heart isn't shown, there's no need to back the paper like you would in a tag or bookmark (see my directions here). After printing the template onto cardstock, you just tape the fabric square behind the heart cutout and wrap the band around the box. You can download the template here (it prints three bands to a page). The red dashed lines can be scored for easier folding.

Happy Valentine's Day! May you be surrounded by the ones you love!

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darling Brooke

02.15.2013 | Unregistered Commentermer

You're valentine's posts are always the best!

02.15.2013 | Unregistered CommenterMimi

Oh these are so sweet! I have been inspired by so many of your kid-crafts-for-the-classroom...thanks for always sharing your new ideas!

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02.16.2013 | Unregistered CommenterHeather

Love this design!

03.23.2013 | Unregistered CommenterJessica

These are adorable.

i love that heart shaped punch. where is it from?

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I made some fabric heart tags, using the same method as the bookmarks.

Lovely heart...

09.12.2014 | Unregistered Commenterkiran

Happy Valentine's day to you also.

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