1. the ever popular tissue pom
2. multiple borders
3. multiple patterns (but within a common theme and color)
6. border "extras"
7. Paisleys and dragonfly cut-outs
|Going for a homey end table look. A real plant, wooden sign, a lamp. The blue and lime poofy things are pens from the dollar store. We use them to track our reading!|
|My phone's camera. Not good.|
|I took left over small pieces of border and just bent them to make little "flowers" and ribbon pieces.|
I later ran out of this border, but found some similar pennant border using the same colors, so integrated that as well. Use what ya got!
|Next job- add cute bags/boxes/baskets to the top to cover up the yuck. Our budgets can only do so much, right? Baby steps.|
|A couple weeks into the school year I found the blue border. It's a little different hue than some of my other turquoise items, but shades and tints of a focal color are ok!|
I also added this pennant and blue border to my desk:
And to add some "home" to the room in the calendar area:
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