Create Scallop Borders Council Bluffs IA

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.

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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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