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Sunday, November 10, 2013

Sympathy Card w/ Patchwork Design

Created this Sympathy Card with a Patchwork Design.

Used a Mark's Finest Papers sentiment stamp. I cut the stamp to fit the hexagon space. Used Die-Namics hexagon border die to cut the patchwork pieces on left. Used Fiskars punch for the sentiment tag. Added lace.

Supplies List 

die: Die-Namics Open Hexagon Borders
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
lace:  Decorative Trim
machine: Sizzix BIGkick
paper:  cardstock - Recollections Elegance print design, gray, cored'inations Butterchurn
punch: Fiskars 1 1/4" hexagon
   Mark's Finest Papers  Hum Along - I cut the sentiment into 2 pieces to fit hexagon
Stampin' Up: embossing - Honeycomb embossing folder

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/10 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch97 Sympathy Card 5E(#2) 11/4
11/10 Simon Says Stamp Mon Patchwork 5E(#5) 11/4

11/11 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch77 Anything Goes UE 11/5

11/13 CAS-ual Fri CFC119 Embossing UE 11/1
11/13 Crafty Ribbons Ch69 Black & White 5E(#1) 11/7

11/14 Daring Cardmakers The Other Occasions and reasons not Christmas or Bday UE 11/8

11/15 Hiding In My Craft Room HIMCR123 Super Scraps Sat 3E(#3) 11/9

11/16 Pile It On Ch45 Show Us Your Tools UE 11/10

11/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky Ch UE 11/7
11/30 Just B Creative Nov Linky Party lim1perday 11/1


  1. Totally how you've framed the sentiment! Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays ;-)

  2. Hi Melissa - this is a wonderful card - I like that embossing folder and then the papers used for the patch work too - thanks for joining us at FOSTV - the new challenge is posted but begins tomorrow for uploading - have a great week! Gail DT

  3. What a lovely card! The embossed background and the sentiment are beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)

  4. Pretty card and I really like the embossing in the background. Thanks for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps.

  5. What a lovely card! Thanks for joining Loves Rubberstamps Challenge :)

  6. Beautiful card! What a great idea for using scraps! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

    Hiding in My Craft Room

  7. lovely card! Thanks so much for joining us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  8. GREAT card, Melissa!!! And such a GREAT way to use your scraps! Thanks for joining us again this week at Hiding In My Craft Room for Super Scraps Saturday! Hope to see you next week .....and Good Luck!!!

    Kathy HIMCR DT

  9. Beautiful Thanks for join us at pile it on. We have started a new challenge today. Hope to see you back this week! Kimberly dt