Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Christmas Gifts I've Made #3 (Boot cuffs and Jazzy clothespins)

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Sweater for boot cuffs

Christmas is just around the corner so I got busy making easy gifts for the oldest daughter this past week.  I was excited when I seen this post on how to make boot cuffs -it was easy and I knew just what old sweater to use.   I even had the buttons!



all finished boot cuffs


I decided that lace wasn't needed with the print on this sweater. So these boot cuffs where done in a matter of minutes. 


Jazzy clothespins


After hanging a few clothes on oldest daughter's clothesline in the basement I decided she also needed some jazzy clothespins.  I just covered them with a little duck tape and gave them a modern look. These will be staying inside -not sure how they would hold up outside. Really, I'm not sure how they will hold up inside -but don't they look cute?  I had to do something with the tape I got on sale Black Friday!  




I put the clothespins, a couple of drying mats, dishtowels, and a couple of dish scrubbies (I have one to make yet) in a box for her.   I guess this will be her house present.  

What Christmas gifts have you made this year?



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