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Sunday, 30 October 2011

My first ever stitched card!

Hi all,well wanted to share this card with you as so pleased as i finally used my new mini sewing machine and after some trail runs on scrap card,managed to add sewing detail to my card :)
Have always liked this look on cards and having got the sewing machine at a fab price from poundstretchers a while ago thought i had better use it! So Mum you need to use your sewing machine too :)
Now if you do happen to look closely you will see its a bit wonky....lol but i intend to practice more.
Have also made this card for a certain docrafter who likes cats and for a challenge i am hosting over at Docrafts if you wish to join in.
I used my pennyblack squeaky clean stamp and coloured with promarkers,basic grey kioshii papers,sewed edges,used nesties to cut out image and layer,flowers were from stash and i punched out some leaves,used papermania gems and stamped a cuddly buddly greeting.
Off this morning to my craft group who are meeting at Stamp n Craft in yeovil if you want to join us for a fun day of crafting.

13 comments:

  1. Kay this is gorgeous love the stitching xx

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  2. Kay a gorgeous card love the stitching have a fabulous day
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  3. Great card Kay and your stitching looks fab. Enjoy your crafting get together x Susan x

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  4. Hi Kay gorgeous card, and the stitching looks ok i dont think it matters if not straight!
    the image is so sweet!

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  5. Gorgeous card Kay. Well done 1st time sewing, it looks great.
    Have a great time at the group met.
    Kathleen x

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  6. gorgeous card kay.i love this sweet image and your stitching is fab :D

    xx coops xx

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  7. Gorgeous card Kay, lovely stitching :o)
    Jackie xx

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  8. Hi Kay.Thanks for lovely comments on my blog.i adore this image,one of my fav's.Your stitching is brilliant,i can't seem to do it,do i need a certain needle,mine just gets all tangled up lol.A really Gorgeous card.Huge Hugs for you xx Huge Cuddles for Sam xx

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  9. Brilliant Card love the sewing I have not been brave enough to try it yet. Alison xxx

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  10. Morning Kay, hope you have a fun time at the craft group...so wish I lived close so that I could come :( Card is Superb, I bought the same sewing machine so need to practice with mine too. So different sewing on card than fabric :0
    hugs Mau xx

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  11. Gorgeous card Kay love the image and great stitching

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  12. wow super card kay ... and love the music on your blog ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  13. superb card Kay. love the colours. fab layout x

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