Thursday 21 April 2011

Tissue Posy Gift Set.

Today 's little gift set features stamps and dies from Heartfelt Creations.   Using the Posy Patch die HCD702 I made  two  blooms from 2 shades of tissue paper held secure with gem brads.  Pretty DP and some lush ribbon also feature on the card. You might just notice the gold swirl which is just lovely.

Here are the details: Card measure 4.25 x 5.75 inches.

Stamps:            HSPC 3320 Vintage Word Background PreCut Set.
Dies:                HCD701 Posy Patch Die, HCD702 Decorative Butterfly-Border Die.
Ink:                  Memento London Fog.  SU Pale Plum.
Card:               LSS – Plum base card, gold card. Mushroom textured card – AnnaBelle Stamps. DP Fairy Flora by Prima.
Embellish.:      Tissue Paper. 6mm Lilac Sprinkles – AnnaBelle . Vandoros Ribbon – crush taffeta.
Equipment:     ScorPal, CuttleBug. Glue Glider Tape and clear craft glue.

Stamp:             HSPC 3320 Vintage Word Background PreCut Set.
Ink:                 SU Lavender Lace
Card:               LSS – Plum base card.  DP Fairy Flora by Prima.
Embellish.:     Tissue Paper. Bella gem brad. Scrap of satin ribbon. SU Tab in pale plum.
Equipment:    ScorPal, Glue Glider Tape and clear Craft Glue. 1/8” hole punch.

Score and centre fold 8.25 x  5.75 Plum base card.
Die cut Posy petals in two shades of tissue paper.
Layer the cut petals staggering them as you go.
With an awl pierce the centre and secure with a gem brad.
Mat Fairy Flora dsp with gold card. Die cut a gold corner swirl.
Stamp a piece of Mushroom textured card using the Vintage Word Background PreCut set.  Tear around four sides and ink using pale plum. Adhere to dsp.
Wrap the taffeta ribbon .75 inches from bottom of card.  Add the gold corner swirl. Glue the tissue flower over the gold swirl scrunching the layers to separate them.  Add five AnnaBelle Lilac Sprinkles.

The pouch is made from another piece of Plum card 8.25 x 5.75 inches. Score are .25”, 2”,4” and 6”. Turn and score at 2”along long edge.
Stamp Vintage Word Background over entire piece.
Along the 8.25” side cut up to the 2” score and remove the piece 2” x .25”.
Punch along the opposite 8.25 edge.
Tape and glue along the .25” tab and attach to the other side of the card to form the box shape.
Fold and glue the base of the pouch.
Decorate the front and back with some satin ribbon knotted around DSP.
Pinch the front and back of the pouch together at the top opening. Fold over the SU Tab and punch a 1/8’ hole through.
Attach the smaller Tissue flower by threading the brad through the punched hole and secure the tab to the back of the pouch with tape.



Lorraine said...

Such a beautiful card Sue love the tissue posy. Hugs xx

craftieodmae said...

Loved this the first time I saw it and still do, it is gorgeous!!!

The Other Patti Sue said...

Gorgeous set... so feminine!

Jose said...

Beautiful set, especially love that tissue flower, love the colours too.
Jose xx

Lisa Somerville said...

Wonderful card and box set, love the tissue flower!

HappyCrafter said...

These are lovely! The flowers came out really well.

Marcia @ Pretty Things said...

Clever Sue! Thanks for sharing the instructions, gorgeous colours in this lot!

Pauline said...

Beautiful Sue! Thanks for the tutorial, I may give the pouch a go when the kids are back to school!! Love the papers and the gold is wonderful with the lilac shades, stunning!

Sue said...

Beautiful flowers, stunning colours, pure elegance! :)

Kerry Steger said...

Sue, this card and matching pouch are gorgeous! I love the soft pretty colours you have used and the layering of all the papers works so well!