Wednesday, 15 July 2009

from tin can to penholder

pen holder

behold a little pen holder, my brain possibly may have ran away at the time of its creation the other day, but I think it's turned out rather nice and functional too. Its a small coffee tin (Waitrose espresso) covered with a vintage dictionary page that I sewed three fabric tear shapes onto, and stamped the words "...three tears like bitter jewels..." I'm not entirely sure why but that's what popped into my brain when I dragged my stamps out, so that is what I stamped. Its glued to the can with some multipurpose glue

pen, scissors, knitting needle,and random twig holder might be more appropriate name
Ahem..... anyway it works

4 comments:

Frizbe said...

I don't know why but coffee can made me smile. Tis very nice :-) can see them in Anita's

x vInTaGe VioLeT x said...

really really nice - i may just have to make one like that!

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Leslie Lim said...


Those look interesting. Keep posting.

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