Sunday, 1 January 2017

New Year, Old Ideas

I know it's supposed to be New Year, New You; but here I've used old stash ( the stamp is by October Afternoon, sentiment by Docrafts) and  an old, favourite technique (paper-piecing).

The only thing new is the (strange?) layout of the card. In fact, the yellow cardstock was originally going to be the base card but then I stuck the stamped panel on upside down! So, I had to cut it up and stick it onto another card base, which I thought I'd do in an offset way. New Year, same clumsy old me!

I'd like to enter:
Stampin Royalty  spots and stripes
Penny Black at Allsorts  anything goes
Crafty Friends  anything goes

11 comments:

  1. happy accident I think because this card is fantastic Marina

    Love Chrissie xx

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  2. I like the card! What a nice boy and paper- piercing looks always great!
    Happy 2017!

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  3. Happy New Year Marina. I am always doing this kind of mistake but never waste! I love this how you used the matching DSP for the flag, cute image x

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  4. I thin it turned out just right ... It lovely!

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  5. A lucky mishap if you ask me:) you doing any crafty New Years resolution this year? Kind of look forward to hear what it is this year...

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  6. A real beauty of a card and perfectly coloured, many thanks for joining us at Penny Black and More challenge.

    B x

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  7. Lovely card, great design.
    Thank you for sharing over at Penny Black and more, Happy New Year;-))m

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  8. I love the fresh colors of this Marina and you always master the paper piecing!

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  9. Hello
    Thanks for joining our ‘Anything Goes’ Challenge with your gorgeous card. Good luck in the draw and hope you will come back for our next challenge. Happy New Year.
    [Diane Louise, Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

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  11. Fab creation, thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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