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Friday, October 3, 2014

Grocery Bag? Or Gift Bag???...

Hello Everyone!!!

I'm back today to share with you a little project that I made to house a birthday gift for my girlie friend, Claudia.  Now, let me just start by saying that I don't get the opportunity to make projects for family and friends very often, so when I do get the chance I want it to be extra special.  To top it off, when it's for Claudia, I get really nervous because she is so freaking talented and I know my work will not compare to hers.  But I did my best.  So here it is.....

I had purchased some items for Claudia for her birthday and did not want to put them into a boring old store bought bag.  So I put my thinking cap on.....How many of you have a TON of those brown paper grocery bags???  Well, I do too!  So I grabbed one and started imagining what I could do.  

After cutting the bag here and there, slapping on some designer papers, coloring up the ever so gorgeous Saturated Canary 'Casey', and organizing some flowers, die cuts and embellies...this is the finished project.

The beautiful framing around the image was cut using the LDRS Darling Squares die set.  I wove some lovely purple ribbon through some of the cutouts and it's stunning!!!!!

I also stamped a banner sentiment using the Vintage Affections 'Friends' sentiment set.

 Thank you so very much for stopping by!!!!!!!!!!

Angie xoxo

Tuesday, September 9, 2014


Hi Everybody!!!

Today I have a card made with my favorite image from the Saturated Canary - Beautiful Gorgeous collection...(pssst!  I tell them all they're my favorite...hehehe)...

This gorgeous girl is 'Casey'.  Don't you just LOVE her eyes???  There is just something so relaxed, yet playful and sultry about her.  And I wish I had her hair!  ;-)

I paired her with a lovely sentiment from the Vintage Affections 'For All You Do' set.  It's such a beautiful font and the single word is just so perfect along side her.

The dainty flourishes were cut using the Darling Squares die set.  This set is so awesome!  It's a complete set of coordinating dies that can be used together to make an outstanding project OR you can pick and choose and use them individually as I did on this card.

I colored the image very simply with Copics, but I messed up her hair a bit.  So I added the white trails of dots to camouflage the error and it saved the day!  I love it even more with the dots!

That is all from me today.  Thank you so much for joining me!!!  I hope you enjoyed my project :-)

Angie xoxo

Thursday, September 4, 2014

A Friend is a gift...

Hello Everyone!

I've got a short post for you today.  I had a lot of fun working with the NEW Saturated Canary 'Piper' rubber stamp from the Beautiful Gorgeous collection.  She is watercolored very simply with DI's and couldn't be more adorable!!!  Her hair was especially fun to color :-)  I paired her with a sentiment from the NEW Vintage Affections 'Friends' sentiment set.  I really love this set of sentiments!  They can be used year round and have such an elegance about them.

All of the new LDRS rubber stamps are backed with cling foam and individually contour cut for ease of use when crafting.  All you have to do is remove them from the packaging, plop them onto a block and stamp away!  

Almost forgot!  I also tucked a 'Lovely View' die cut behind the image for some added beauty ;-)  I can tell you first hand that inventory is running low on these dies so you might want to get yours while you still can!!!

Angie xoxo

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