Valentine Note Holder
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Valentine Note Holder

Pretty in pink, make this tidy holder to gather your valentines and notes. Felt heart buttons add color and sentiment.

Designed by Helen Slabodukh for Blumenthal Lansing Co.

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Favorite Findings™ Felt Buttons (2 bags Happy Hearts)
  • Craft Wire (20 Gauge, Light Pink, Copper)
  • E Beads (Assorted Pinks)
  • Satin Ribbon (Pink, 1 Yard of 3/8” Wide)
  • Scrapbook Paper (1 Sheet, Pink Print of Your Choice)
  • Paper Adhesive (of choice)
  • Hot Glue Gun and Glue
  • Dye Inkpad (Brown)
  • Wood Block (5” x 2”)
  • Drill (with smallest bit)
  • Round Nose Pliers
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
 

Project Instructions

Trace 4 sides and top of block onto scrapbook paper. Cut out. Adhere to block with paper adhesive.
 

Drill 6 holes in a line on the top of block.
 

Rub inkpad along edges of block to give it an aged look.
 

Cut a 10” length of wire. Hold one end in round nose pliers. Roll wire in a spiral, adding seed beads as your work. Spiral should be about an inch in diameter. Use the pliers to wrap single loops along the wire, randomly adding beads between loops. Add felt heart buttons by weaving the wire through the buttonholes. Repeat on 5 more wires.
 

String 3 E beads on short wire. Connect two felt heart buttons with wire, twisting on back to hold together.
 

Cut an 18” length of pink ribbon. Wrap around wood. Hot glue double heart with beads to the center of bow.
 

Place wires into holes.
 

 

Tips

Refer to photo for placement and assembly.