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Monday, August 29, 2016

Handmade Flower Doily Dress Celebrate Friend Card

Got inky making the handmade flower for this. The inspiration for the dress pattern was something I saw on a Scotch tape runner pkg and the dress using a doily reminded me of a Spanish Quinceanera dress.

Supplies List 

adhesive:  foam, glue dots, Tombow Multi Liq
doily: Wilton white - dress skirt 
embossing: Recollections Violet emb powder
ink: imagine Walnut   Versamark
machine: Sizzix
misc: coffee filter - used for handmade flower
paper:  cardstock - white - top of dress
Paper Smooches: stamp - Bold Buzzwords - sentiments 'celebrate' 'friend'
pearls: white
ribbon: Celebrate It Basic Narrows purple
Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Heart - to cut top of dress bust area
Stampin' Up: embossing - Delicate Designs emb border - on dress top
   punch - 1 3/4" scallop, 2 3/8" scallop
Tim Holtz:  alcohol ink - Purple Twlight, Teakwood   
   cardstock - purples    Perfect Pearls Mists - heirloom gold
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:  

8/29  Paper Smooches Aug Ch Friendship     UE  8/1

8/31  DLART Aug Linky  nostack 1Eperday  8/1  

9/1  Allsorts Wk378 Use at least 2 Dies  3E(#38/27

9/2  Sweet Stampin No Designer Paper        2E(#2 8/27

9/4  Simon Says Stamp Mon It's A Stitch Up Sewing Themed      5E(#1)  8/29
   Sewing Themed - used a Stampin' Up emb border on dress top that has a faux stitch look 
9/4  Stamped Blessings Anything Goes   2E(#2)  8/28

12/31  DLART  Handmade Flowers Ch  5E(#1)  6/29 


  1. Oh Melissa, this is just exquisite!! I love the doily dress and your handmade flower. What a sweet dimensional card with a clever use of stash supplies!

  2. This turned out lovely - fab idea for using a doily as a dress - nice layout here - TFS

  3. I love how you folded the doily to make the pretty dress and the handmade flower came out great!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes August Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART crinkle ribbon

  4. Such a pretty Dress! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Allsorts this week.

  5. Such a great card and a clever way to use a doily. This is just perfect for our 'No NDP' challenge this week. Thank you for sharing and joining in with the fun at Sweet Stampin’ this week and good luck. Hugs Janine xx

  6. Ooh that's so clever and so lovely! Such a fabulous take on our 'No Designer Series Paper' challenge. So stunning. Thanks for joining in the fun with the Sweet Stampin' crew this week. Hugs, Wends xoxo Sweet Stampin' DT

  7. super cute card Melissa and what an inspired idea to use a doily for the dress...thank you for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge...enjoy what's left of the weekend... hugs kath xxx

  8. Your card is so beautiful! Love the cute dress. Thank you so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. :)