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Happy Holidays with Westcott Brand

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Deck the halls with the help of The World’s Favorite Scissors™! This Handmade heart ornament makes clever use of the Westcott LetterCraft Stencil Book and is the perfect way to create beautiful felt ornaments for the holidays! Hang them on your tree, give them as gifts or even use them as a festive gift tag to dress up a wrapped present! Click HERE for a full step-by-step project tutorial!

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And for a fun Christmas activity for the kids check this out! Throughout the holiday season, save up the corks for making fun holiday crafts with the kids. Create a cork Santa, elves or even a whole nativity scene with The World’s Favorite Scissors. Makes a cute gift for teachers or add hooks and hang them on the tree!

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Mexican Inspired Cross Stitch Keychain with Westcott Brand Cutting Tools

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This adorable cross-stitch keychain is jumbo sized so you’ll never lose your keys again! I created this project to highlight Westcott Brand Cutting tools, and you can see the complete step-by-step project tutorial HERE. It also looks super cute as a purse charm to show off your craftiness while you’re out on the town! Customize it with your own original cross-stitch design, or find lots of interesting cross stitch designs to choose from on the net!

Monogrammed Bling Mini Canvas and Stamped Mini Card with Westcott Brand

Greetings scissor happy friends! Today I am pleased to inspire you with two new projects I designed for Westcott Brand aka The World’s Favorite Scissors!

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I created this fun mini card with a cute cut out featuring a hand stamped image from JudiKins Stamps! Click HERE for a full step-by-step project tutorial!

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I also created this fun monogrammed mini canvas featuring adhesive rhinestone sheets from The Buckle Boutique, which I cut using one of Westcott’s fabulous LetterCraft stencils! Click HERE for a full step-by-step project tutorial! Stay tuned for more scissor happy inspiration projects coming your way from Modern Surrealist and Westcott Brand!

Summer Scissor Skills, Stencil Applique Top and Easy Elastic Hair Ties with Westcott Brand

Lately I’ve been having a total blast making my own fashion and accessories with Westcott Brand Cutting Tools, aka The World’s Favorite Scissors! I took an ordinary white t-shirt and made it extraordinarily cute by adding a stencil applique that I made with Westcott’s fun stencil book. Click HERE for a full project tutorial.

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I get tons of compliments whenever I wear this heart t-shirt and to make the complete, be sure to create some easy and fashion forward elastic hair ties! Click HERE to learn how it’s done!

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In addition to all these fun fashionista DIY creations, I’ve also been helping out on Westcott Brand’s educational side, designing several fun scissor projects for kids to keep their skills sharp while school is out for summer! Here are a couple to get them started:

Geometric Quilt Activity

My Food Plate

Easy Patchwork Apron with The World’s Favorite Scissors

PrintI recently began work on a series of inspiration projects for Westcott Brand, The World’s Favorite Scissors! Westcott manufactures more scissors than any other brand in the world and their quality is amazing! Many of the models come with a 10 year or limited lifetime warranty!

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Click HERE for the full step by step project tutorial for this fun apron and be sure to stay tuned for more great projects to inspire you to slice and dice your way to creative joy!