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Bits & Bobs for the Holidays!

Christmas is only 36 days away!
Can you believe it! As usual, I am behind! The project I am sharing today is just one of MANY I have in mind before the big day!
For these little Spool Angels, I used various bits & bobs from Altered Pages & my extensive stash of such things.
Inspired by Pinterest
I covered the large spool with some Glitz Joyeux Noel paper & then hammered in nails onto the top edge. Then I added beads & charms to some chain that hangs from the nails. Then I cut out the Angel from the Ivory Angels collage sheet & adhered her to a broken pencil I hot glued into the center of the spool.
There's a Religious Saint Medal in there too!
For this angel, I painted the spool white & then covered it with the Music Washi Tape before embellishing it with tinsel trim & a vintage rhinestone button. I used some French book pages to give this girl wings.
the last Angel sits atop a different spool with tinsel trim & ribbon with a paper button in the middle.
On all three Angels, I used the fabulous Wink of Stella to add some glitter to the various gold parts on the images. LOVE that pen!! (the angels are attached to a broken pencil sticking up through the spools.)
Lastly, I made some ornaments too…
Here, I wrapped a small spool with tinsel (the loose kind), trimmed it up & then added the pom-pom trim. Then I threaded a silver tinsel pipe cleaner thru the opening in the spool & hung a Saint Medal Charm on the end.

To see more pictures & the rest of the spools, visit my blog, 
Thanks for stopping by today & don't forget to enter our Elf Challenge this month! You can find all the details HERE.

AP Supplies used:

Vintage trims & buttons
Beads & p
Other spools
Tinsel, trim & pipe cleaners

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