Technique Wednesday: Button Stitching

Hello Friends, Today Gloria and Meriah have a quick little technique to share with you, this is also staying with our current theme of Summer Food and Drinks. Creative stitching of 4-hole buttons! So many times we do the traditional X or tie a bow, but there are tons of creative ways to dress up those buttons. Here are some tips: 1. Let’s name the holes: the upper left – 1, the...
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Technique Wednesday: Using toothpicks in your project

Hi Everyone! Today I have a fun technique to share with you!  I have been using toothpicks in my projects for a couple years now.  I love how it adds a little dimension and can be used in so many ways.  Since this weeks is our Camping theme, I thought toothpicks would be perfect I went camping for the first time a couple weeks ago.  I was terrified to go!  Why you ask? Bears, Lightning,...
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Vintage Challenge: Technique Wednesday

This week’s technique is using textiles. Here is some inspiration and some tips! Sabrina at Honor Roll Sabrina used Wired Background and Mustaches stamp sets for her layout. Tip: layering a touch of burlap or fabric adds lots of interest and texture to a simple design. Behind a stamped image, it really helps the focal point pop. Elizabeth at 217 Creations My favorite textile to use is...
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Using Torn Paper

Happy Wednesday, everyone! This week, we are creating beach-themed projects for our weekly challenge. A great technique that goes along perfectly with the beach theme is using torn paper elements on your projects. Here are some examples:   Lisa, from Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons, created this cute little beach theme using Pink by Design’s Just Beachy and Illuminate stamp sets. You...
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