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September 5, 2014

Memories are Stitched in Love - Bloggers Challenge

Happy Bloggers Challenge Friday! Thanks to those who played along with the Button Challenge, sorry I haven't had a chance to come around and leave comments this week!  The challenge this week is A Stitch in Time (open to your interpretation).

My card this week features stamps, Custom Dies and pattern paper from Our Daily Bread Designs.

To created my quilt panels, I stamped the "stitches" from the Sewing stamp set onto pieces of the ODBD Soulful Stitches Paper Collection, then cut them to size and sponged the edges.  I adhered the stamped pieces to a piece of card stock, then embossed them to add additional texture and "rivets".  To embellish the top panel, I die cut the doily from Espresso card stock using the ODBD Custom Doily Dies and added a tag stamping the stitches from the Sewing set and the sentiment from the Stitches stamp set on Vanilla card stock, then die cut the panel using the ODBD Custom Recipe Card and Tags Dies.  To further embellish the top panel, I added Zva Creative Crystal Gems to the Doily and tied on Vintage Brown Seam Binding and added buttons and twine.  To embellish the bottom panel, I stamped the buttons from the Quilts stamp set, colored them with Staedtler Karat Aquarell Watercolor pencils and applied DecoArt Media Liquid Glass for added shine.

Stamps - Our Daily Bread Designs Stitches, Sewing, Quilts
Ink - Ranger Coffee Archival, Espresso, Markers, Ranger Gathered Twigs Distress Ink
Card Stock - Vanilla, Espresso
Other - Dimensionals, Glue Dots, Vintage Brown Seam Binding, Buttons, Twine, ODBD Custom Recipe Card and Tags Dies, ODBD Custom Doily Dies, DecoArt Media Liquid Glass, Big Shot, Embossing Folder, Ink Blending Tool, STAEDTLER Karat Aquarell Watercolor Pencils, Zva Creative Crystal Gems

If you'd like to play along with this weeks Bloggers Challenge, please link back to this post on your blog and mention you created your card for the Bloggers Challenge A Stitch in Time Challenge.  Please add your link using the Link Tool below, your link should be a direct link to your Bloggers Challenge Post, use your name as the Title. Please do not link to cards that were created prior to the challenge date. Entries not linking properly, or backlinked will be removed. If you have the captcha enabled on your blog, please consider turning it off, as it makes it so much easier to leave comments. 

Thanks for stopping by, have a great weekend!

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Gerrie Johnnic said...

So beautiful and professional Mrs. Hallmark!

Lori said...

This is beautiful, Lisa! I love the stamped stitches on the patterned paper.

Shelly Schmidt said...

I love this card- the colors are so pretty and love the card layout too! What Gerrie said- looks like a Hallmark card : )

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