Sunday, August 25, 2013

Fun New Challenges!

I just love finding new challenges out here in blogland. Today I came upon Shopping Our Stash.  Yep, just what is sounds like -- using products that have gone unused [or in my words, out of trend].  Today's challenge is to use metal.


































I have had these these awesome metal squares forever. I always liked them, but I just haven't used them... until today! :)

I also am also in love with tags on cards.  They make such a fun layout.  I used PTI Tag Sale 1, along with Tag Circles [retired?], and my bg border is Simon Says Stamp Circle Border. The sentiment is from Inspired By Stamping set, Small Fancy Frames 4. Metal pieces? Ha! I have had them to long to know.
I plan on playing in this challenge quite often -- using my current stash.........priceless~ [literally]. :)

Even though I have played in Unscripted Sketches before, I loved the sketch for this week, and wanted to play.


I am kind of staying with the SOS challenge,only this time, I am using some metal dies that haven't seen the light of day in like forever.  I used PTI Banner Border, and MFT Rolled Flower, along with Spellbinders Small Scalloped Circles.  I once again used Inspired By Stamping Small Fancy Labels 4.

That's it for me today.  I need to make some "future cards" that I have been procrastinating on~ my bad.



Thanks for stopping by~

9 comments:

Billie A said...

Like your just a note card and colors. Great dies and look. Thanks for joining us at Unscripted sketches for our challenge.

Leslie Hanna said...

I love both of these! I an I may or may not have THOSE SAME BRADS in my stash!!!!! GAH!

Glad you found us, and thanks for playing at Shopping Our Stash!

Marisa said...

Love B & W card and this one is a beauty. Love the bright coloured dots and rolled flower on the second.

Susan Sieracki said...

Both of these cards are great Vicki. I'm partial to the black & white. It's so funny, when I see your colorful cards, I love them, then I see a black and white card from you and I love it too...you are very talented!

Donna Chartrand said...

Both cards are eye candy to me...well done!

Chana said...

Two fabulous projects! I am a sucker for Black on White...so! Such an elegant design, beautifully executed. The Just a Note card is also elegant and beautifully composed. Outstanding color integration and marvelous, clean, design lines! Thanks for playing along with us this week at Shopping Our Stash!
Hugz,
Chana, DT

dstandard said...

Loving both your cards and your take on the sketch! Thanks for playing at US!

Adriana Benitez said...

Love the clean look of both cards! And you have a good "stash"! Love the paper used on both cards and the adorable rolled flower on the second. Thanks for playing along with us again at Unscripted sketches!

Patrice said...

Great use of the sketch - thanks for linking up at Unscripted Sketches this week!

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