Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Fabulous Dahling! SSD #152



This is my last guest post for Skipping Stones Design.  I can't believe how quickly the month has flown by!

This week's retro sketch was designed by Jen Del Muro, and I'm using Birthday Purses again, I just love this set!

Most of the papers I'm using are from Simon Says Stamp's August card kit, which includes a lot of My Mind's Eye Indie Chic.

The focus here is really on that great purse.  I stamped it on that chevron pattern which I used as a base for my piecing.  Then I stamped it twice on black cardstock, once for the sides/top/bottom of the purse and the second time for the straps.  I also stamped on the pink pattern for the bow.



Besides the piecing on the purse this card came together very quickly. 

I want to thank Heather and Katie for giving me the opportunity to guest design this month.  I had a blast, and was especially excited when I saw that the other guest designer for the month was my buddy JJ

Please head over to Skipping Stones Design and play along this week!

Supplies Used
Paper/Cardstock:  Simon Says Stamp August Card Kit (MME Indie Chic papers, and base cardstock); CTMH - Autumn Terracotta and Black cardstock
Stamps:  Skipping Stones Design - Birthday Purses
Ink:  CTMH - Black
Other:  Kuretake - Glue Pen; Tombow - Mono Adhesive; CTMH - Craft Knife; Hydrangea Hippo - Black Trim; EK Success - Black Zig marker (for inking pieced edges)

9 comments:

  1. Love love love this! LOVING the colors and loveeeeeeeeeee the purse!!!!

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  2. super cute card...love that handbag...looks like a coach..hehe..

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  3. Such an adorable card, Miriam. Your paper piecing is so expertly done! Love it!

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  4. Fabulous card Miriam, love that handbag, it looks fab!

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  5. Love that bag for sure! So fun!

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  6. You are working those handbags Miriam! So cute! And your fussy cutting is immaculate! Wowsa!

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  7. LOVE, LOVE Skipping Stones - FAB card Miriam :)

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  8. Love your card this week, Mariam! The colors and chevrons are just amazing! I'm so glad you joined us this week and month at Skipping Stones Designs!

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