From the Scrapheap, Scrapbooking

Ten Pin Patches

I do like colour blocking as a background and as a page design so my 2nd page was based on that. Some of the papers are retired but the stripe and spot are from the Pretty Petals DSP stack. I love these stacks as the 6X6 stacks as you can use them easily on scrapbook pages, they are all colour coordinated and there are lots of basic patterns as well as the fancy patterns.

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I printed off a silhouette of the children bowling and then cut it out on Basic Black card. I also added a zig zag stitch detail to “join” the paper panels. This is a great way to use up scraps of paper too.

Cards - Birthday, Cards - General, Two Cards One Sketch

Cottage Scraps

I had to prep for a class lately and greatly OVER prepared as lots of people cancelled at the last minute so had lots of leftover squares of DSP ( patterned paper). So I had a play to figure out how to use them up. I love to use up my scraps!

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Quick and easy in design and so open to adaption. I added the stamped, matted Sentiment panel and faux stitching to the outer edge of each square. The stamp set is again Cottage Greetings, its so cute!

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Last one is Notecard size and uses Tree from Sprinkles of Life.

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Cards - Birthday, Cards - General, Cards - Get Well and Sympathy, Cards Masculine, From the Scrapheap

Happy Scrappy Results

Sorry I didn’t get this post up yesterday, life has this horrible way of jumping in front of me when I plan things. But here we are a day late : )

This is what I did with the 5 of the 6 pieces I showed you on Thursday. Somewhere along the line I misplaced one but I have found it now so maybe tomorrow…..

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Back Row: A little Crazy Patched piece that I embossed using the Square Lattice folder (stamp from Bring on the Cake); A cool wee Patchwork square which I added pen  stitching lines to (Stamp from Best of.. Christmas) ; Lastly another Patchwork inspired pattern (stamp from Petite pairs)

Front: Striped pattern with various sized strips then paper pierced and faux stitched Zig Zag stitching in Early Espresso (Stamp from So Sorry); Bargello inspired strips placed in a chevron (Stamp from Tag It)

My fav I think is the So Sorry Card

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Which is yours??