Hello and Happy Sunday to you! This week at the Paper Players, the fabulous Nance is our hostess with an awesome theme challenge for us: Recycle It!HERE. Well, long story short, the fun kit comes in this cute orange box and the contents are wrapped in Pool Party tissue paper. That was pretty much the inspiration for my card. I used that tissue paper to create that fluffy flower. I started by punching out 8 circles using the Scallop Circle punch.
Quick Tip: Punches do not cut through tissue paper really easily. So I just put the tissue over a piece of card stock to make punching them out a little easier. Added bonus, you have some extra punches to use on another project (or for a class or a club). It could be a time saver if you are organized like that. I am not. Ha!
My second re-purposed item was an old pair of jeans. They were a favorite pair, so I figured they could live on in a stamp project. I used them for the scalloped border. That cute sentiment is from the Paper Pumpkin kit. I love it! Obviously this is not a card I plan to mail. This will be one I give in-person or add to a gift bag to dress it up. The rest of the supplies I used are listed at the end of my post.
Please join us this week over at the Paper Players! The challenge is open through Friday, April 12th at NOON (PDT). Check out what the rest of the Design Team created with this week's challenge:
The Paper Players Design Team
Have a HAPPY day! :)
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Stampin' Up! Supply List
Stamps: Hey There stamp set (March 2013 stamps from the Paper Pumpkin kit)
Paper: Sycamore Street DSP (retired, 2013 Sale-A-Bration), Midnight Muse, Summer Starfruit, Pool Party and Whisper White card stock
Ink: Midnight Muse Classic ink
Punches: Scallop Circle punch, 1- 3/4" Circle punch, 1- 1/4" Square Punch
Accessories: Midnight Muse 3/8" Stitched Satin Ribbon, Adorning Accents Edgelits Die, Labels Collection Framelits Die, Square Lattice Embossing Folder, Silver 1/8" mini Brad, Big Shot, Basic Rhinestones Paper Piercer and Stampin' Dimensionals
Non SU Accessories: small circle die