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Thursday, 30 April 2009

Stamp With Us Recipe Challenge

This week's Stamp with Us challenge is based upon a recipe, i.e you have to use the items listed in their recipe. The recipe is as follows
2 designer series papers
4 brads
1 ribbon

I've ended up making two cards and the first one above is my favourite, but I love the paper folding involved in the second to make the flowers. I found the paper folding instructions on Dawn Griffith's blog.

My recipe for the card above is

Live Your Dream Stamp Set
Occasional Greetings Stamp Set
Fall Flowers DSP (2009 retired list) Buy 3 get one free in May
Whisper White Cardstock
Chocolate Chip Cardstock
Chocolate Chip Grosgrain 5/8 ribbon
4 ruby red brads
Pretties Kit flowers
Scallop Circle Punch
13/8 Circle Punch
Marker pens in Really Rust, Ruby Red, Old Olive, Always Artichoke & Bashful Blue
Sponge Daubers with Bashful Blue & Sage Shadow ink pads & Chocolate Chip for wording.
Dazzling Diamonds to highlight the leaves

For the card below

Seeing Spots Stamp Set
Oval All Stamp Set
Old Olive Cardstock
Whisper White Cardstock
Fall Flowers DSP
Pearls & Brads from Pretties Kit
Whisper White Taffeta ribbon
Scallop & Large Oval punches


  1. I love both cards Zoe, very difficult to choose lol.

  2. Ooh both gorgeous cards, really lovely

    Jan xx

  3. I love them both too, I think I like the first slightly more tho, mind it's a tough one!
    Hugs Sarah-Jane xx

  4. Hi Zoe :)

    I really like the flowers on the 2nd card! They are just gorgeous! I love the papers you've used in the top one tho ..... I didn't realise they were so pretty. The catty just doesn't do them justice!

    I love both cards! Both beautiful :)

    Teri xx

  5. Love both Zoe, hope you are well, Jules x


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