Saturday, 30 May 2009

Scrap This

The Challenge this week is to use scraps - great idea - I have a drawer full of scrap bits that I save and then never use lol.
I kinda pinched this idea from my Big Sis and made a patchwork card from some of my scraps. I cut pieces of complimentary colours into 2 inch squares and glued them to CS.
I used a gold metallic pen to do some faux stitching, fraid I havent got a sewing machine I can use, OH says no point adding one to wish list cos I'd never find room on the table to use it!!!
I did the front and hadn't made any impression on my scrap bits so continued the patchwork on the inside.
The horse is a download from Victoria Case and the cowgirl is a stamp from the Young Uns set that I got at Ally Pally.
Flowers are from Donna and brad from stash. I also found this cute cat button and with his little Neckerchief I though he went well with the cowgirl image.
Hope you like it.


  1. WOW Beccy I lurve this one - it's stunning xxxx

  2. I love this card Beccy - it is so very original. I love your cards because they are different to everybody else's. Hope you are having a fun weekend.
    Alicia xx

  3. A fab card - great images too

  4. Great idea, the fake stitching looks really efective, I use a tracing wheel and a fine marker for the same reasons as you, and I've fooled loads of crafters.janex

  5. What a gorgeous card Beccy,l love the image and colours.

    Hugs Riet.x

  6. Great design - love the patchwork effect! Thanks for joining us for the PTW challenge!


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