Monday, August 1, 2011

A Dirty Stitch in Time

If you're looking for the CAS Monday card just click here or scroll down.  I wanted to try to get in (just under the wire) the Ribbon Carousel's "A Stitch in Time" challenge to use stitching on your card.  The challenge is hosted by Debbie Carriere!  You probably recognize this fab stamper from the Gallery Idol competition.


Here's my take on the challenge.  I need a gift card holder for a wedding shower so decided something blue was just the ticket.



A bit vintage, a bit modern,  a touch of ribbon. a sweet Petaloo flower and alot of stitching!

I got brave and entered this in a couple of the Dirty Girls challenges on SCS as well.  Have you gotten dirty yet?

                        Sew Many Cards - Anything Goes

Supplies:
Cardstock - PTI base, Crate Paper
Stamps - PTI Wedding Day
Ink - SU Riding Hood Red, PTI Chai
Other - May Arts Crinkled Ribbon, Petaloo flower, sewing machine, paper doily, white gel pen


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10 comments:

Pattie G said...

Charlene,
This is very pretty. Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie's Creations.

Susan (rainy) said...

I LOVE the scalloped flap on this gorgeous gift card. What a beauty!!

Joan Ervin said...

Absolutely gorgeous, Charlene...I love, love, love the colors and how you used the doily...you do such awesome work!!!!

~amy~ said...

super gorgeous...the design...the color...the doily...the ribbon...everything.

Cleota said...

This is beautiful. I've never made a gift card holder, but this is so spectacular you've inspired me to do so! Love it. Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Design Challenges this week.

Cleota
DT Member

Monica said...

What a pretty colour combo and the stitching looks so nice. The ribbon and doily fit in perfectly alongwith the flower. Very pretty!

xxx Monica

Sandi said...

Thanks for playing in our 'STITCHING' Challenge #27!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Oh my word, Carlene, this is one fabulous, super amazing envelope/ giftcard holder!!Love the colors and the added doily gives it that little special touch...so beautiful! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Debbie Carriere said...

Charlene, this is absolutely beautifuL!!! Love the colors and design! Thank you so much for the shout out :) Thanks for joining us at The Ribbon Carousel!

LindaS said...

Wonderful design and colors. Love thE bow especially. Thanks for joining Pattie's Creations Design Challenge LindaS/PCDT