Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Squared Up Mashup

Second post of the day.  Are you impressed??? LOL.
I had a few moments this afternoon and thought I'd play along Friday Mashup's challenge for this week.
For some reason, I felt like making a square card.  And I wanted to use flowers.  And I wanted to make sure I used a set that is retiring after tomorrow (Fun & Fast Notes).  Then ingenuity struck and I did this frame using the Eyelet Ribbon Border punch.  I first saw the instructions on Dawn's blog.  Pretty nifty trick, huh?

I left the image uncolored, because I don't really like coloring.  Plus, I figured, simple is better on this particular one.  I only added some pearls to the flowers for accent.

My Supplies List (all supplies and images by Stampin' Up! unless otherwise noted):
Stamp Set(s): Fun & Fast Notes, Silhouette Sentiments
Ink: Cherry Cobbler
Papers:  More Mustard, Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Boho Blossoms punch, Word Window punch, Modern Label punch, Eyelet Ribbon Border punch, Square Lattice embossing folder, Basic Pearls


Holly said...

Great idea to make a square card..that's thinking outside the box. What a cool idea for a frame, I'm going to need to try that. Thanks for the link to the how to. Thanks for joining us this week at the Friday Mashup!

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

Very pretty! Love how you used the ribbon trim punch for the border! Thanks so much for playing with us at the Friday Mashup!

Always Playing with Paper said...

You are right! This is a cool border technique I will have to check out Dawn's blog! Thanks for joining us at the Mashup!

Kasey said...

Hello Annie, welcome back to the Friday Mashup challenge. I really like that you went square with your card, I did too. Very pretty take on the challenge your border is fabulous.

Good luck
Kasey ~ in Oz

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