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sew fashionable…

Hello~ and thanks for stopping by!  Today I’m here to tell you about the newest challenge at Sugar Creek Hollow.  As you can see from the title of this post, it’s all about sewing and fashion~   Be sure to stop in and see the creations of our talented guest designer, Zoe Sanderson.  Here’s the card that I came up with…

 

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I used some Tilda papers and punch-out images from the ‘Sewing Bird’ collection from Tilda, that my dear friend Holly sent to me from the Netherlands~  I adore Tilda papers and this collection is a wonderful one!  I just had to use this sweet sewing machine that reminds me of my mother’s old Singer, the one I learned on…

 

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Just for the fun of it, I glued a length of embroidery floss (only 2 of the plies), so that it would appear as if the machine were threaded and stitching the (paper) fabric and black netting that I adhered under the ‘needle’.  A paper flower was also added to the base of the sewing machine(for no particular reason!).  All of the papers are from Tilda, which are double sided to give you lots of options.  The pearl buttons that dress a length of vintage satin ribbon, were cut from one of the sheets, as was the ‘Handmade with Love’ sign…

 

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This little mannequin was dressed up with a flower (colored with Copics), a tiny tag and some black netting that was adhered to the waist and then gathered to the side…

 

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I added a sheet of solid card stock and some embellishments, so the inside is ready for a personal message.

Hopefully,  you will find a bit of time this week or next, to join us in this lovely challenge!

 

This card is being entered into the following challenges;

It’s All About the Challenge~  lace (black lace)

Simon Says~ pearls (all around the frame)

Crafty Ribbons Challenge~ ribbons and buttons (vintage satin ribbon and pearl buttons)

D.R.S. Designs~ button up (pearl buttons)

 

((hugs)) and blessings,

Rebecca

 

 

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14 comments to sew fashionable…

  • Holly+Saveur

    STUNNING card..love how you used the papers!
    hugs Holly.

  • Claire

    Your work is always so wonderful! I love the play of colors and dimension in this card.

  • This is gorgeous!! I have some of the Tilda sewing bird embellishments … Maybe I’ll find time to join in!

  • Fabulous Rebecca! Love it! Judy x

  • Meggymay

    Fantastic card, love all the elements you added and that super sewing machine.
    Yvonne

  • A beautiful card Rebecca and I love the inside as much as the front! I have one of those old black Singer machines which unfortunately doesn’t work but I just like to look at it. Margie x

  • Elana Petrovski

    A bright and gorgeous card and so different from the soft colors you love! Beautiful in every way and I love the attention you pay to details!!! The thread in the machine and the two layers of paper and real fabric are fantastic details and the whole card is beautiful!!

  • anne bente

    It is super nice wawww ♥

    Thanks for joining us at It’s all about the vintage and beauty♥
    VastaaPoista

  • How wonderful this is! Every tiny little details makes this a work of art suitable for framing! LOVE LOVE LOVE how pretty it is, and the marvelous textures!

  • Beautiful work, Rebecca! The sewing machine with thread and fabric looks like someone just stepped away from her work for a minute! Fabulous.

  • This is such a pretty card.

    thanks for joying ´all about the vintage’

    lg. meggi

  • Well this is certainly “sew” fashionable and beautiful! And on the inside too! Love all the details, especially the mannequin! Thank you for playing with us at DRS Designs this week!

  • This is very cute! Such a great combination of elements! Thanks so much for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

  • MinnaL

    Gorgeous ! And you’ve added really fun elements ! Thanks for joining at Vintage and Beauty -challenge :D

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