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Rose Petal Notebook

Make a lovely Valentine's Day gift - a notebook covered with dried rose petals.


Rose Petal Notebook

What you need

Plain digest sized notebook

Dried Rose petals; enough to cover notebook cover

Bottle of White Craft Glue or modge podge

Paint brush



Instructions

Squeeze a dab of white glue onto the notebook cover. Spread with a paintbrush, big enough to put one petal on. Place one petal on glue, and press down, making sure to push bubbles out. Dab whit glue onto petal. Brush to cover.

Dab and Brush white glue close to the petal. Place another petal, overlapping the first. Dab and brush white glue to cover second petal.

Repeat over entire notebook, leaving petals hanging over edges. Allow to dry completely. Snip petals at the edges.

For a durable finish varnish the book with a clear water based varnish.

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Comments

  1. do the petals have to be dried? please help and explain!

  2. I love it!! It could really help my daughter thanks a lot!!

  3. Looks like a great project for my Children’s Church kids to make for their Mom’s!!! Thanks for sharing the idea!

  4. My notebookes are sooo boring with school around the corner this was the perfect “green” thing to do! In the fall I put leaves and in the winter i put some pineneedeles that are painted white and in the spring i used the petels! <3 cute cute cute

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