Need a gorgeous handmade gift in a hurry? Make these fabulous notecards from leftover swatches from projects past. Your gift recipient will be delighted when presented with a totally unique and beautifully stitched card crafted by you!
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Here's what you'll need:
Step 1: Experiment with placement, note card colors, etc.
Step 2: After you choose everything you like, run a stripe of glue onto card (not swatch-it will make a fuzzy mess). Lay bottom edge of swatch on glue and press lightly to bond.
Step 3: Run a stripe of glue along card will top edge of swatch will lay. Press along top edge of swatch to bond it to the card.
Step 4: Let front of card dry completely.
Step 5: Flip card over and if you have overhang, glue sides to back of card.
Step 6: Snip tails with scissors or weave them in if you prefer.
Click below to watch a video tutorial on how to make a Yarn Swatch Notecard:
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