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    February 2, 2011

    Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) Love it!

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    • Eileen Srock

      Great idea! Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) - I'm going to do this with Ella's dance shoes. :)

    • Jennie M. Smith {Photojennic Memories Photography}

      Nit ballet slippers for Jack but such cute idea! Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) Precious.

    • Stacia Lungstrom

      Now I know what to do with the kids' shadow boxes! Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) Precious. Thinking of girlie's ballet shoes in her room right now (when she grows out of them!), but maybe some first train tracks for the big boy...

    • Ra'Chae Bateman

      Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, karate belts etc.) Love it! Kids memory shadow box.

    • Amber Drawdy Legault

      Shadow box with kid's photo and firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) Cute idea.

    • Brittany Pierce Yeates

      Girls Room- Do this with firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.) Cutest idea.

    • Meghan Fuss

      Shadow boxes to save kids firsts (baseball gloves, ballet shoes, etc.)

    • Kelly Curtis Haynes

      Scrapbooking and Memorykeeping Crafts: first pair of ballet slippers

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