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You know you're the only one I'll ever love!

"Don't let the stars get in your eyes . . ."  Are you familiar with that song?  Well, since "Love Makes the World Go 'Round" this month at Altered Pages,  I was perusing Love themed projects of Valentines past, and this altered tin caught my eye:
"Don't let the stars get in your eyes, don't let the moon break your heart"
This six-ish inch tin originally held baseball cards--I think it's prettier with the bouquet of velvet leaves and paper flowers.

"Love blooms at night, in daylight it dies, don't let the stars get in your eyes"
 The sides are covered with patterned papers.

. . . you know you're the only one I'll ever love!
The base is a vintage wooden thread spool.  Good grief, there's a LOT of embellishment on this one--tulle, netting, feathers, seam binding, tiny pom pom trim, gold star confetti, and a German scrap moon.  

Check back all this month for more love-ly art.  (Get it?  Love-ly?)


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