Close Your Clothes book - velcro buckles page

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    The facing page poem reads:

    A man and his dog were out walking one day
    Through a field of dry grass that looked kind of like hay.
    Then later he petted his doggie’s soft fur
    Where a grass seed was stuck, a seed known as a burr.

    He looked at the seed – it was covered in hooks
    That held tight to the dog hair’s looped crannies and nooks.
    Inspired, he made hook and loop strips to use
    As buckles (called Velcro) for everyone’s shoes.

    1. welshkaren 110 months ago | reply

      What a fabulous book! It looks beautiful and great fun.

    2. These Days in French Life 107 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called A Slow Year, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

      what a cute thing to make, i was just looking at her baby shoes thinking i should do something with them!!!!! this is so inspiring!

    3. flymissy 107 months ago | reply

      That's brilliant!

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