Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Paper Sweeties...Dream a Little Dream

Welcome to Paper Sweeties' Release Day! Today we are releasing new sentiment, boutique, friends and accessory sets! Lots of options when dressing up those little darlings, or, what I like to do is make elegant/shabby cards using sentiments, such as this one pictured below:

I started this card with Maja Design's 12" X 12" Ska vi ta en fika collection, specifically the Chaite and Blommor på bordet papers. I machine sewed each perimeter panel after I sponged all the edges with the distress ink. The floral accent consists of a bow tied with Cameo Beige Sugar scrunched seam binding (from Paper Sweeties), some paper flowers and a hemp bow. The sentiment is stamped on a Tiny Sweet Scallop die by Verve and I outlined the perimeter with Lavender Lace Liquid Pearls. I stretched a length of Ecru crochet trim across the center for a bit of interest, as well. After all was said and done, my mind told me that I needed to add the Zva crystal flourish and I'm glad I listened. :)

Here's what the other Paper Sweeties' Design Team is peeking today:


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I'll be back tomorrow for a post-release day card using some Paper Sweeties' stamps as inspiration!
Thanks for visiting and have a great day!


Stamps: Dream a Little Dream (Paper Sweeties Stamps)
Paper: Ska vi ta en fika (Blommor på bordet, Chaite) Maja Design, Early Espresso, Vintage Cream
Ink: Cocoa (CTMH), Walnut Stain distress ink (Ranger)
Accessories: Cameo Beige Sugar seam binding (Paper Sweeties), Tiny Sweet Scallop die (Verve_A Cut Above dies), CRB-04CB-116 (Imperial - Lavender Crystal) Zva Creative, paper flowers (Kaisercraft), Ecru Crochet ribbon & hemp (Ribbon Carousel), Lavender Lace Liquid Pearls & Star Dust Stickles (Ranger), dauber, sewing machine
Size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
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9 comments:

  1. Wow, gorgeous! Love your work. Katy xx

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  2. I love how you make such beautiful elegant card to show off those sentiments perfectly!! Beautiful color and love the bling!

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  3. Чудесная палитра!
    Очень красивая открытка!

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  4. That paper with the roses is gorgeous and you have highlighted it wonderfully with your flower cluster.

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  5. Very pretty card! I've been using a lot of purple lately, this is right up my alley!

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  6. Ooooo, love the soft purple!! Beautiful flower, GREAT card!!

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  7. I am loving all the lavender goodness! Gorgeous and elegant!

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  8. Your card is a dream Andrea! I love the soft lavender and all the bling ... yum!

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