Valentine's Day Crafts


Sweetheart Sachet
Sweetheart Sachet
Sweetheart Sachet

This sweetheart sachet has a sweet perfume sure to please your Valentine.

What You'll Need

5×5-inch square of mauve felt

5×5-inch square of white flat lace

Potpourri

13-inch length of white gathered lace, 1/2 inch wide

12-inch length of 4mm string pearls

2-inch length of white rattail cord

Gold charm

Using the pattern you can download here, trace and cut one felt heart and one flat lace heart. Glue the two hearts together along the edges, leaving the bottom point of the heart unglued. Gently stuff the heart with potpourri, and then glue the point closed.

Glue the point closed.
Glue the point closed.

Glue the gathered lace along the outer edge of the felt side of the heart, starting at the top center. Glue the string pearls to the outer edge of the lace side of the heart, starting at the top center; be sure to cover the glue line that attaches the flat lace to the felt.

Glue the pearls to the lace side of the heart.
Glue the pearls to the lace side of the heart.

To make a hanger, fold the rattail cord in half to form a loop, and glue the ends to the felt side of the heart.

Glue the hanger to the felt side of the heart.
Glue the hanger to the felt side of the heart.

Glue the gold charm in the middle of the lace side of the heart.

Glue the gold charm to the heart center.
Glue the gold charm to the heart center.

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