Create Scallop Borders Torrington 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
(860) 584-5510
1235 Farmington Avenue
Bristol, CT
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Chamberland Glass Co
(860) 242-8864
34 1/2 Tunxis Ave
Bloomfield, CT
 
The Claypen
(860) 233-3322
997 Farmington Avenue
Hartford, CT
 
Gamestop
(860) 243-8557
401 Cottage Grove Rd
Bloomfield, CT
 
Master Framers
(860) 242-3603
1b Wintonbury Mall
Bloomfield, CT
 
A.C. Moore Arts and Crafts Inc
(860) 747-4345
284 New Britain Avenue
Plainville, CT
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Jo Ann Fabrics And Crafts
(203) 757-0662
K Mart Plz
Waterbury, CT
 
Boyle John Decorating Centers
(860) 243-9521
550 Cottage Grove Rd
Bloomfield, CT
 
Center Framing & Art
(860) 233-7804
56 Lasalle Rd
Hartford, CT
 
Quality Bead Craft Inc
(860) 242-2167
25 Northwood Dr
Bloomfield, 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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