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Rather than use the fancy 3D letters, we just grabbed some cardboard out of the recycling bin to cut out our letters. HINT: a little notch cut into the cardboard is a great place to secure your yarn or thread when you're getting started!
|It's a wrap!|
And then we just couldn't stop, so we pulled out some nearly-empty spools of machine embroidery thread and tried wrapping some of our antique wood bobbins. You can use a paintbrush or sponge to dab some glue onto the surface of the wood to hold your thread in place. A little piece of tape works pretty well, too -- and you can wrap the thread over the tape to hide it.