Saturday, 1 February 2014

Another Scrappy Design

My regular followers know that I have been trying to incorporate as many paper scraps as possible into my recent designs.

I am discovering that letting my scraps guide my design is very liberating and fun. Some pieces (like the quilt on the card below) I make ahead when I feel like doing fussy work. I keep these handy for making quick cards that don't look quick.

Today's design uses an inchie 'quilt', a tag that has been in my stash for ages, a die cut sentiment I have also had for a long time, a few other patterned paper scraps and a small piece of lacy ribbon.




Here are the sentiments, in case you have not picked them up before.

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Thanks for stopping by. Lots more scrappy designs to come.

Blessings on your weekend,
Teresa

Challenges Entered:
The Outlawz Twisted Thursday - Anything Goes
2 Sisters Challenge - Embossing
Bloggers Challenge - Embossing
Craftitude - Anything Goes
Crafty Cats - Anything Goes
Fairytale Challenge - More than two Colors
Polkadoodles - Anything Goes or In The Pink
Simply Create Too - Mother's Day or for a Female
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes
A Creative Need - Die Cuts/Punches

13 comments:

Jac said...

Very pretty card, thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week, Jac x

acreativeneed said...

This is so lovely! Thanks for joining in at A Creative Need!
smiles,Deena

Diane MoneyGoolsby said...

Teresa, Glad you're joining us at Simply Create Too for our Mother's Day/Female Challenge. Your princess birthday card is just right for our challenge. I love using my scraps too--but have you found that the more you use, the bigger your pile of scraps get???? Seems that's how mine get!!!

Diane
Simply Create Too Design Team Member
http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

Penny said...

Beautiful quilt design, Teresa! Love the way you combined all the paper, embossing, stitching, and that cute little flowers! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Angie A said...

Nice card!! Thanks for joining us at Simply Create Too! Angie-DT

http://angiescraftblog.blogspot.com/
http://angiesdigistamps.blogspot.com/

Karon said...

Wonderful card and love all the mix of papers! TFS

tilly said...

a beautiful card with the quilting effect and the lace, thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz
Tilly

Gerda said...

What a very pretty card! Thanks for joining us at “Simply Create Too”, hope to see you next time again.

DT-Member SCT
Gerda
http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

Marijke said...

Beautiful quilt design and nice embossing. Thanks for joining us at the 2 sisters challenge blog. Marijke.

NanaConnie said...

Teresa, I dearly love this, especially the quilted look of the background. Marvelous job on that! Terrific punched borders.

Anna Jasiolek said...

Love this colorful creation, this is such an optimistic card. Thank you for joining our challenge at Crafty Catz and I hope you will come back again.
Hugs,
Anna xxx

Sheena Brooks said...

Genius to put your scraps to work in such a pretty card! Thanks for joining us this week at the Sister Act Card Challenge! Hope to see you again next week! Sheena B.

Bianca said...

You have made such a lovely card in so pritty colors. Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge. xx Bianca