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Heirloom in the making??


This is the last of my projects from the A&P show the category was $10 Christmas Gift. Oh what to make, so many choices and then I settled on a handmade  book using the book that Julia Leece taught us at the Heartfelt Stampin event Stampin’ Up! held in Christchurch in September. I decided to make it a Recipe Book with favourite family recipes. Each recipe has the person who is “family famous” for making it with it so maybe it is an heirloom in the making as some of the recipes date back to my great grandmothers.

I used some of the new products including the Perfectly Preserved stamp set from page 29 of the Holiday Catalogue and one of the Delicate Designs Embossing Folders from p 188 of the Annual Catalogue. Here is a look at the spine construction, I finished the spine with a fabric covered piece of card.

 and here is a peek of inside. I used a template from the internet to make up the recipe pages inside