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Old 03-02-2011, 12:42 PM   #184
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Originally Posted by jeanne3579 View Post
I've done this too, and while we are on the subject, besides the wine corks, I use the top of the foil seal on the wine bottles. If you use a foil cutter carefully (or in some cases, you can twist off the entire foil and then cut the round top with a scissors), you will end up with an embellishment that can have an eagle, monogram, designs, a bunch of grapes, etc. to use as a very lightweight but dimensional embellishment. I use them for all sorts of themes.
I never thought of using that part - I often use the side (when it really is foil and not plastic) for embossing and punching, but I think I've always just tossed the top part.
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