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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Perk Up Coffee Patriotic Sunglasses Card

Made this Coffee card with a Summer Sunglasses theme. Used the negative pieces from the Sunglasses for coffee steam with stickles added for sparkle. Recycled a paper towel and embossed it to look like a table cloth.

Hubby & daughter like this coffee, Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie, they bought at Central Market last mth.

Supplies List 

adhesive:  dbl-sided tape, Scotch ATG, Zig 2 Way glue pen  
Hero Arts: Jun Mthly Kit - die - Sunglasses - used the negative pieces also
  as coffee steam w/ stickles added
ink: Memento Rich Cocoa
machine: Sizzix
paper:  cardstock -  red, white, blue, Kraft, Kraft w/ coffee pattern
recycle: paper towel embossed
stamp:  My Favorite Things Die-namics Perk Up
Stampin' Up:  embossing - Delicate Designs emb border - used on paper towel
Tim Holtz: stickles - Star Dust
tool: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:  

6/25  Pile It On Ch110 Old New Blue  UE 6/12
   Old - Kraft coffee cardstock  New - stamp  Blue - cardstock

6/24  Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop theme Summer   UE  6/17

6/26  Die Cuttin Divas Ch271 Sunglasses  3E(#2)  6/21
6/26  Simon Says Stamp Mon Use Patterned Papers  5E(#56/20

6/2Mod Squad Ch All That Glitters    3E(#26/22
6/28  Simon Says Stamp Wed Add Some Shimmer Sparkle      5E(#26/22
6/30  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jun 2016 Ch  UE  6/1
 7/3  Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up Link It Up Linky Party Red White Blue Ch  UE  6/20

7/5  Word Art Wed Ch Wk 236 237 Anything Goes  5E(#2)perwk  622


  1. Oh this is cool! Love those sunglasses!

  2. Cute card!! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas this week!

  3. Gret card,wonderful idea these sunglasses!

  4. I LOVE the sunglasses! Fun summer coffee card!

  5. Super cute design - love! Love those little cups!

  6. Fun card, Melissa, I kept looking for the sunglasses and then the card! I guess I need some coffee! Happy Wednesday!

  7. Fun card...great neutral colors and love the pop of color in the sun glasses.

  8. Super fun, the coffee sounds delish!

  9. Nice job Melissa - I am getting through them tonight - happy there are not much Prove you are a robot! Ha!

  10. Love these cute sunglasses, cute card!

  11. Awesome card, great up cycling too. Hugs Bev (Uniko) x

  12. Super fun! Love the little sunnies. Thank you so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog this week :)

  13. Great card

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week.

    Jo x

  14. Super cute project. Thank you for joining the All That Glitters Challenge at Mod Squad Challenge Blog.

    Peggy T.
    DT Member

  15. Fab card!
    Thanks for playing at Pile It On!
    Helen x

  16. How cool! Love this. Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnuts patterned paper challenge.
    Happy crafting!
    Catherine x DT