Focus: Lace Up


Today we are focusing on Lace Up.


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Ever since I saw this image, I knew I had to design a Lace themed stamp set! I have made a card inspired by this very image, which you will see as you scroll down.

Creative Ideas:

In this card, I white embossed the flower design on various vellum (dark pink, light pink, shimmery gold) and cut them out. I used Tombow Mono multi glue to adhere the flowers on to the card base. The sentiment is from our Label Love set, and it was stamped using Versafine Onyx black ink and trimmed leaving a white border all around it.
For this card, I stamped the lace on a 8" x 5.5" acetate using Staz-On red ink. Next I folded the acetate in half and placed it over a red card base. The sentiment is from our Faux Veneer set, and it was stamped on heavy weight water color paper using gold pigment ink. I placed some foam tape behind the sentiment strip to secure the acetate to the card base.
Here I embossed the lace in silver on a piece of dark Grey card stock, and punched out a heart from it. I used the same punch for the pink card stock, and place dots all around the edge using whit liquid pearl. The sentiment is from our Figure Effects set.
And here we have a beautiful card from Jen. The lace was embossed in black, and then colored in with Copic markers. The strip of black card stock were adhered with foam tape, and to achieve a glittery shimmer, Jen applied a layer of Wink of Stella over the strips. Isn't the result simply striking?!
Thank you so much for stopping by. We hope to have inspired you today :)
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Hansraj - March 6, 2015
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Michele Ferguson - June 12, 2014

Tasnim I love your design and cards, too… please give a source for the colored vellum? Would love to have it!!

Mary-Anne V. - June 11, 2014

Very pretty cards…i really enjoy these posts that focus on one stamp and the different ways to use them.

Margarita Navarro-Rivera - June 8, 2014

Great stamps and cards!

Cris G. - June 7, 2014

Amazing samples. Love your stamps and “demos”.
My stamp sets arrived yesterday… I’m happily surprised because it was so fast. Yay!

Sherry - June 7, 2014

This stamp is so pretty! Love the lace.

Barb Ghigliotty - June 7, 2014

Beautiful cards, Tasnim! I love how your shown the versatility of this stamp with your designs…so pretty!

Helen - June 7, 2014

Beautiful! You have showcased this stamp set to perfection. I love so many of your stamp sets. You’re a marvelous addition to the stamping scene. Thank you!

conil - June 7, 2014

Love this stamp set…just look at what you two have done with it. Simply beautiful creations. Very different from anything else I’ve seen.

Sarah G - June 7, 2014

Stunning cards! Love the lacy effect – so delicate and versatile. The red stazon on acetate is genius!

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