Saturday 1 February 2014

Visible Image Feb challenge

Oh my Days!! (as my daughter would say)
Can you believe its Feb already, can only mean one thing a new month a new challenge at 
OK and who can guess the theme? its tough one being Feb and all lol
yeah its LOVE...
now i have a confession to make here, i was busy working on my piece having fun stamping and gluing and almost done i think oh Buggering hell ! i had completely forgot the theme lol, but the lovely Helen said well its a love of sewing!! saved :D
and here it is...

this is the top,

and a side view

the side view is a better colour, for some reason i cant get the top pic in the right light but you get the idea .

i used just a plain paper mache box, measuring 6 x 3 1/2 ''
first i covered it in some paper i printed from my craft studio using Deco Mache, then i went on to the stamping, using one of my fave sets The Sewing Room its such a wonderful feminine set and i always want to dress up the body form lol but i refrained this time and dressed up the box instead ....using tulle and lace and a beautiful ribbon rose trim,
 I have used the body form, buttons and 
thread bobbins plus the be Unique sentiment from the set but you still have so many stamps in the set to work with you could go on and on with them.

so what is it you Love? make a project  be it a card a tag or an altered piece and show us the love xx



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  1. Just hopping by on the Crafting Cafe blog hop!
    This is oh so very lovely! I just adore the colour and the vintage feel and the composition is great! Also, the lace around the side is brilliant! x

  2. this is gorgeous beautiful done Kay.

    gr karin

  3. This is really pretty and delicate - gorgeous!

    Emma x
    (Crafting cafe blog hop)

  4. WOW Kay this is stunning! I must get my sewing stamps out I haven't used them for quite sometime, thanks for the inspiration.

    Linda xxx

  5. Awesome hun love it - have a great day x

  6. Oh my Wow wow wow Kay stunning xxx

  7. A Beautiful project my lovelie, thank you for joining us at CRAFTITUDE this fortnight. Abbs (Co Owner) XX

  8. This is very pretty Kay.....Must get around to doing some 'altering' ;-) The stamps work so well too, might pop over to VI for a peep xx

  9. This is so pretty, lovely to keep or fill with goodies as a prezzie - adorable flowers too. xxx

  10. So sorry I'm late, I've been out all day! Finally managing to hop round the Crafting Cafe blog hop! What a fantastic box! I think it would be great for storing little sewing bits & bobs!
    Dawn xx

  11. I'm hopping over from the Crafting Cafe blog hop. I can't relly comment on the creation as I am blind and can't see the pics, but I wanted to say it's grea tyou had fun event hough you lost si ght of the theme.

  12. Hi Kay, what a lovely box, love the sewing bits. I have arrived here via The Crafting Café Blog Hop.

    Hugs Erin x

  13. Hi from the Crafting Cafe blog hop! Beautiful project, very different. Ax

  14. Hi there, just popped over from the Crafting Cafe blog, what a lovely project! hugs Angelie

  15. Your entry is stunning,but unfortunately you have not followed the remit for our challenge "Shade's of the Same Colour" meaning varying shades of the same colour as stated.
    As a prize winning challenge blog,we do have to be strict with our rules.
    You are welcome to re-enter our challenge with any entry that follows our remit.

  16. Beautiful project thanks for sharing it with us at craftitude this fortnight.
    Good luck and lots of hugs
    Fiona dt. x

  17. I do love having pretty little boxes for my things and this is right up my alley. I especially love all that lace, it's gorgeous.
    Thanks for playing with us at Stampin' for the Weekend.

  18. Love those fruity colours. Thanks for joining in our Show Us Some Love challenge at A Creative Romance :) xx