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Heart Garland

Posted by  ·  January 30, 2007  ·  Last Updated: April 30, 2016

I love hanging decorations from my ceilings.

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I took a few different colors of cardstock (construction paper works too) and cut out different heart shapes. I did have access to a die-cut machine but don’t let that stop you if you don’t!  Hand cut hearts would probably me much more charming!

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I sewed through them on my sewing machine with clear thread. Pull out a foot or so of thread before you start sewing so you have plenty to hang your hearts with.

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I could never have too many of these hanging around!

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Comments

  1. Friday, February 24th, 2012
    HI
    i would like to say thank you about this cool post, and this idea very helpful to me and nice article
    Thank You
  2. Joanna
    Monday, February 13th, 2012
    how do you hang them from the celiling? + great idea!
  3. Friday, June 4th, 2010
    How do you stitch these hearts together with the space between them? Can you just keep stitching even though you are stitching "air"? Doesn't the thread become knotted or tangled because you are not stitching through anything?
  4. Wednesday, January 27th, 2010
    I love this idea and the idea of using the sewing machine. I linked this and the glitter hearts to my blog.
  5. Trixie B
    Sunday, January 3rd, 2010
    I found this while looking for a craft for my 2 year old and her friends. I'm going to try to adapt this to hearts cut out of felt for more permanence, which is similar to a New Years garland I saw on another blog. (was it this one?)
  6. nayeli
    Saturday, March 14th, 2009
    hi
    i'm from mexico
    and i want to traslete all the pag
    on español
    so i wiill send this link for my friends!
    thankiu
  7. Bee
    Saturday, January 31st, 2009
    Very cute! What did you use to attach them to the ceiling?
  8. soccergirl5
    Saturday, January 3rd, 2009
    that's so cool!
  9. I want to buy garmin nuvi 660
    Sunday, April 13th, 2008
    I want my room like yours.
    Very very cool
  10. Tuesday, January 29th, 2008
    This is right up my alley! It's very similar to the way I "speed piece" when I'm making a quilt. I'll sew triangles together leaving little spaces of thread and then cut them apart later. The process is so much faster than stopping, cutting the thread and moving on. Thanks for sharing this cute craft!
  11. volleyballgurl5555
    Saturday, December 1st, 2007
    i luv hearts
  12. Sammy Lamma
    Monday, November 19th, 2007
    Cool Hearts dude!