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Tuesday, 3 July 2018

Two sweet feathers

Hello dear bloggers,

Here is a card I put together yesterday with the paper that I had smooshed with distressed inks last summer. To be honest it was not the finest first attempt so after months rather one whole year of rumination, I die cut these feathers from the paper and suddenly they started to appear rather respectable.  A doily was stuck under the feathers and sequins (far more than desired) were adhered on to the card. I refrained from a sentiment as my customers prefer plain handmade cards. I have to share that the inspiration for this card came from Pinterest. 


I will submit this card for Less is More where the theme is to use items from your 'Bits Box". 

Well, I have several such boxes and my table, my shelves, my drawers and basically my entire craft room is a BIG BITS BOX. I have papers and embellies which are 17 years old and over. 
Sometimes I wonder how untidy one could get. Lol. Notice how I say one and not "I" as "I" is too close for comfort.


I will also submit this card in the following challenges:


Happy crafting,

Monica 

8 comments:

Monika Reeck said...

Oh wooow I love the colors of your feathers Monica
and the doily is yummy
sweet CAS card
I jump to your other card
you posted much in June oooh
I am so behind...wait my comment sweety
hugs
Monika

Sandy Palmer said...

The love the two tones in the feathers! Adding sequins is a nice touch! Thanks for sharing it with us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends!
Sandy DT

Kathyk said...

Such a sweet design and a great way to use up those bits from the box

Kathyk

Maxine D said...

What a fabulous card Monica - and I can relate to your craft room being one big box of bits :-). Maybe we need to start a Crafters/hoarders Anonymous ???
Blessings
Maxine

Izzy Scrap said...

You finally found a beautiful way to use your smooshed panel from your bits box ! Lovely design with those soft and delicate feathers! Thanks so much for sharing and for playing along at Less is More.

Neets B said...

Great use of your bits, the doily is a lovely backdrop for those pretty feathers.
Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

Sazzle Dazzle said...

So pretty and elegant and great use of your bits box items Monica. Thanks for joining us at Less is More

Denise Goeldner said...

Beautiful CAS card. Thanks for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends, good luck and hope to see you again.
Denise (Owner of LPOCF)