Since making the Valentines Pouches, I got into a small panic about what to put inside. The budget wouldn't let me go out and purchase a bunch of stuff...nor do I want to give my kids a bunch of
I whipped these up tonight after the kids went to bed. I used gray felt with maroon for my boys. I thought adding the white cross-stitches made them look masculine.
I pinked the edges of my girls' bookmarks. The center is sewn on with jumbo french knots, made with four-ply floss.
I think I'll add a few more little handmade goodies, like hair clips and goodie bags. I also plan on writing notes. My kids had a ball on Tuesday writing notes to each other. They actually used up a whole notepad, and filled the pouches!
If you've made Valentines pouches, what types of things are you putting into them?
Here's my big girl...her bookmark has already found a place to keep.
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