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Tip: Sponge Distress inks on a background to create an antique look.

Hand Stitched
By Richele Christensen

A vintage inspired sewing card is perfect for a crafty friend.

Featured Product:
CG175 Make Your Own

Hero Materials:
CH205 Blush Print Art Flowers
CG149 Circle Pattern *
CG175 Make Your Own *
AF155 Tim Holtz: Tea Dye Distress Dye Ink Pad *
AF180 Chalk Ink: Punch
PS551 Grenadine Folded Cards *
PS609 Eggshell Layering Paper *
* limited availability

Additional Materials:
Lace, snap, measuing tape, machine stitching, colored pencils or chalk

  1. Stamp the Circle Pattern background with Punch ink on a Grenadine folded card.
  2. Stamp the sewing image on Eggshell layering paper with distress ink. Cut out around image and mat on kraft cardstock. Machine stitch around edge.
  3. Use a sponge applicator to apply distress ink to the stamped image. Color in image with pencils or chalk.
  4. Attach image to card. Embellish with a flower, snap, lace and measuring tape.

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