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Monday, November 21, 2011

Shabby Birdie

I just wanted to share with you a little shabby birdie that I included with an order for someone on Etsy.  It is going with four of my Chenille Stockings - so I made it all white to go with them.  I am trying to just go the extra mile with my orders for my Etsy shop, so thought it would be exciting to get a Christmas ornament that I wasn't expecting.
 I used a scrap of the Chenille to make the bird body and then a scrap of a floral cotton for the wing.
 I little stuffing makes this little birdie seem more real.
I especially love the clear antique button, with it's original threads still in the holes.  Love it!

Let me know what you think and check out the blogs I love to link up to on the right column.  Oh, and if you are inclined, please check out my Etsy Shop.  I've been listing a lot of things for Christmas gifts.

8 comments:

  1. What a lovely bird and a lovely thought! I am your newest follower, Karima
    www.karimascrafts.com

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  2. soo cute! Love the vintage look!

    Would love for you to link up to our "Home For The Holidays" link party! ;)

    http://www.uncommondesignsonline.com/2011/11/home-for-holidays-link-party-3.html

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  3. Very cute!! I also love the antique button:)

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  4. What a lovely little bird! Would dress up any Christmas tree during the holiday!
    Dee dee

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  5. Oh that is just toooo adorable!

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  6. Shabbilicious gorgeousness right there!!

    I'd love for you to share this project on Inspiration Friday at Simply Christmas http://shabbyartboutique.blogspot.com/2011/12/inspiration-friday.html

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  7. Absolutely beautiful! Great job!!

    So nice to 'meet' you today! :) I blog at "Only A Breath" and would love for you to stop by and visit :)

    Hugs!
    Melanie

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