Create Scallop Borders Bridgeport CT

Who doesn't like beautiful decoration for gifts? Here is a border strip idea. If you don't have premade scallop strips at home, create the same effect with one of these two techniques.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store
(203) 874-0110
1405 Boston Post Road
Milford, CT
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Michael's Arts & Crafts
2233 Summer St
Stamford, CT
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Barnum Hardware Inc
(203) 334-8316
1788 Barnum Ave
Bridgeport, CT
 
Discount Fabric
(203) 373-1025
4490 Main St Ste A
Bridgeport, CT
 
Colonial Square Art Shop
(203) 375-3764
2420 Main St
Bridgeport, CT
 
A.C. Moore Arts and Crafts Inc
(203) 795-9450
210 Indian River Road
Orange, CT
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Absonite Glassworks
(203) 330-1134
480 Barnum Ave
Bridgeport, CT
 
A M Racing And Hobbies
(203) 345-9926
2325 E Main St
Bridgeport, CT
 
Framemakers Picture Framing & Art Gallery
(203) 338-0332
3142 Fairfield Ave
Bridgeport, CT
 
Art Supply Warehouse Inc
(203) 846-2279
360 Main Ave
Norwalk, CT
 

Create Scallop Borders

In the June 2009 issue, we shared this delightful page and border strip idea from Kelly Goree. If you don't have premade scallop strips at home, create the same effect with one of these two techniques.

At the Zoo layout by Kelly Goree

At the Zoo by Kelly Goree. Supplies Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper; Patterned paper: American Crafts, October Afternoon and Scenic Route; Chipboard circle: Scenic Route; Letter stickers: American Crafts; Decorative trim: Creative Imaginations.

Option #1: Use a Circle Punch

circle punch step 1: scallop border

1. Punch enough small circles from cardstock to cover a 12" width.

circle punch step 2: scallop border

2. Glue the circles to your layout, slightly overlapping them.

circle punch step 3: scallop border

3. Pierce holes through circles on page. Place brads through holes.

Appeared in: June 2009 « Prev 1 2 Next »  

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