Have we ever mentioned how versatile Architextures are? We probably have but it won’t stop us from saying it again!
So… You know how cool the Architextures papers are and how great the bases work to add textures to any project; you also know that our rub-ons can be added to almost any surface available.
Today, let’s focus on using Trinkets as delicate embellishments to make our greeting cards super-special!
Two of our Crew members, have made two very different cards using the same set of Architextures Trinkets – China Tea Cups.
Monica Taylor – traditional card
‘My Mother-in-Law had a tea cup collection. It was something she collected her entire life. After many years of collecting, she decided it was time to pack them up. Before she did this, she let me pick whatever ones I wanted. I picked out a few and display them proudly. She has since then passed away. These little cups bring back nice memories of her.’ – explains Monica.
7gypsies – Architextures Paper Pad
Architextures – China Tea Cups
Ranger Coredinations paper
Scallop Die Cut, Frame Die Cut
VectoriaDesign Tea party tickets
Heavy White Card Stock
Adhesive, Foam Adhesive, Tape Runner
Swirl Embossing Folder
Die Cut Machine
Scissors, Corner rounder
Cut Coredination paper to measure 4″ x 5.25″. Emboss it using Swirl embossing folder and then sand.
Cut a piece of Vintage Market paper measuring 3″ by 5.25″ and a piece of lace measuring 5.25″.
Adhere to base of embossed cardstock.
Die cut a scalloped circle big enough to frame one of the China Tea Cup sticker. Adhere the Tea Cup to center of the scalloped Circle. Adhere the scalloped circle to the strip of Vintage Market paper using foam adhesive.
Adhere embossed base to heavy white cardstock.
For more creative ideas, visit Monica’s blog and Instagram.
Lena Holmstrom – Card to make with leftover papers and packages
7gypsies Gypsy Moments 8×8 paper pad
7gypsies American Vintage Mixed Media Pad (brown paper)
7gypsies American Vintage 4×6 Postcards
Architextures Junque Pack – Garage (packaging)
Architextures Parchment Rub-On – Pose
Architextures Trinkets – China Tea Cups
Architextures Trinkets – Floral Pocketbook
- I used packaging for this card. The size is 10×12 cm
- Pockets are 9×14.5 cm. It’s a packaging from 7g Junque Pack. Beautiful red color.
- I used paper punch to create that half circles
- I created pockets and “tags” to have enough space to write a message.
Make sure you visit Lena’s blog and Instagram for more inspiration.
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