Tuesday, 8 March 2011

Im still making cards!

I know I did tell myself I was going to scrap, but I just cannot get enough of Tickled Pink stamps !Perhaps I will use one, or two on a scrap book page, that should get me motivated!

In the mean time here is a card for the latest challenge (sewing) that I  made using one of the lovely stamps I was lucky enough to win in the Fabric challenge.

This sweet little image is called 

For this challenge there has to be sewing of some type, somewhere on your card.
I have sewn a vellum overlay over my background paper, which, by the way I downloaded from a gorgeous site called Bearly Mine.

I have added a little hand sewing in the way of swirls beside some of my flowers.

There is more sewing in this corner, some machine, some hand and even rub-on faux stitches.

I have sewn my centre pieces together on the machine using a floro orange, which I thought would be a fun contrast to the pink paper. The paper in the foreground is also from Bearly Mine

If you look very closely you may spot a little more stitching in amongst my layers. The tiny little rose buds are made out of paper.

I have carried the sewing theme through to the inside of my card as well.

Thanks for looking.

Now I really do need to get some scrapping done, not tonight though! Where O where does the time disappear to??


chrilvian said...

thanks for giving a comment op my blog
love the flowers and ofcourse your sewing

Rachel F said...

Stunning card you have put in loads of detail and I love your little hand made flowers :-)

Ingrid said...

O, this is really adorable. You amaze me! I love all those layers :-) Did you seen already that we have a gdt call with the new challenge this week? Wink**
Thanks for joining us again, you're a fab crafter!
Hugs Ing

Tettiz said...

This is absolutely one of the cutest cards I've seen lately - I love the soft colours and all the layers!

Thanks for joining us at Tickled Pink Stamps Challenge!

/ Jeanette

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