Tuesday, 25 August 2009

Papertake with new Magnolia


I just had to ink one up... I wouldn't call it a disorder but obsessive compulsive... that's me!

I used the sketch from Papertake Weekly and it worked nicely with the idea I had in my head at the moment.

If you by chance are wondering about the stitching around the edges it's NOT made freehand, I'm too old for that ;)
I use a ruler and a tool that is meant to be used when marking sewing patterns on fabric - you know with the icky black paper under to make the actual markings. But it works fine for makebelieve stitching, I even used it on the oval on the inside of the card. Cheap solution (I'm fond of those)




11 comments:

  1. Oh what a fabulous card, and a great take on the sketch chick. Great tip with the dressmaking tool as well. Thank you for joinng us at PTW, hugs, Dawny xxx

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  2. Just beautiful! No wonder you couldn't wait to get ink on that cutie!!

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  3. Herlig kort i nydelige farger og så stilig design!

    Klem,
    jorunn

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  4. Gorgeous, I love the new Tilda so cute. Great tip for the stitching, I hate sewing by hand i will have to buy one of those. Suzie xxx

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  5. Stunning card, love all the details :-)

    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  6. What a gorgeous card Helene,i love the image and papers.

    Hugs Riet.x

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  7. your card is so gorgeous! i love it so much!!
    I can perfectly understand that you couldn't wait to ink this cutie!!
    you're so lucky to have it "already"!!

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  8. Fabulous card, wonderful sweet Tilda and love the papers.
    Luv
    Debby

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  9. I love this card and those new Magnolia's are just gorgeous, can't wait to get mine! Fantastic idea about the dressmaking tool too! Jillix

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  10. Snyggt kort. Jag gillar verkligen färgläggningen!
    Hälsn. Lena

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Thank you so much for your comments, they are so appreciated!

Hugs Helene