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Tuesday, September 25, 2012

"Thinking of You" Card for Kaboodle Doodles Challenge #138: Stitching

Kaboodle Doodles' Challenge #138 is "Stitching". You could submit any project as long as it fits the challenge theme. Winner to be drawn randomly with sponsor prize of 4 images from Robyn's Fetish Tues, October 3, 2012 at US timezone. Participants have until Sun., October 1, 2012 to link their entries at the Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog.

I have been utilizing stitching on most of my cards especially for my designer cards for submission except when I decided to create are digital cards.  This challenge has always been dear to me eversince I started in this hobby.  For this I've re-created another card of which the 1st I sent over as a token to my friend and team head over at a cardmaking site I was previously with.  I believe she will hold it dear and close to her heart as well.

With the above, here's my re-created card with a bits of variation here and there.  I guess I got the tickle just thinking of coming up with a better version than the 1st card I've designed.  This card utilized both faux and stitching by hand.  I have yet to overcome the learning obstacle of using my mini sewing maching for some machine stitching action.

Featured at:

1st Featured Tutorial at the Filipino-owned
Let's Make Greeting Cards.com
by Rochelle Mae E. Bien

http://www.lets-make-greeting-cards.com/thinking-of-you-card.html

Anyway, here's the photo of my card originally for Kaboodle Doodles:
SUPPLIES:  Cardstock: Star Paper Corp.; Pattern Papers: Nikki Sivils; Thread: DMC;  Pen: Parker;  Pearls: Queen & Co.;  Digital Image: Fresh Brewed Designs’ Flower Mug1


Yours truly,
Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog (KD) Admin-DT


CHALLENGE ENTERED:
Sunny Side Up Creations Craft Challenge #4: End of Summer - a toast to the end of summer thinking of all of your friends you'll be missing and will be seeing on another summer vacation.

5 comments:

  1. What a great idea to recreate a card! I love your bright card and the stitching!

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  2. Great idea for the recreation of card...I like the bright color you choose...it would be better if you choose Gift Card envelopes for it.

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  3. Such a lovely card, and what a fab idea recreating a card ! x

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  4. Thanks for playing too at sunny side up creations. Great card too.

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  5. such a cute card! love the stitching!

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