Old-Fashioned Card Ornament
These ornaments are a great way to recycle those pretty cards you'll be receiving for Christmas.Also,keep an eye out for beautiful cards on sale after the holidays.
You'll Need:
Small amount of 1 of the following to match card-
2 strands #10 thread,held together
1 strand #3 thread
1 strand baby fingering yarn
6 strands embroidery floss
Steel hook "0",holiday card,
template,hole punch,glue stick.

To Make:
Print out
template on heavy card stock.Cut out and punch holes where indicated.Place template over picture on front of card and inside card writing.Trace and cutout.With wrong sides together,glue two pieces together.Using template,punch holes through card.

With picture side facing you,join preferred thread/yarn/floss with sl st to top-most hole.
Rnd 1:2 sc in hole,ch 4 around.Join with sl st to 1st sc.(16 ch-4 loops).
Rnd 2:Sl st in next sc and into 1st loop.Work in each loop around(sc,hdc,3 dc,hdc,sc)Join with sl st to 1st sc(16 shells).
For hanging loop,ch 20,sl st in next st.Fasten off,weave in ends.
5 1/2"t X 4 1/2"w
If you would like this project made for you
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Copyright2002 by Catherine Lindsay