Petaloo set called Paprika, a length of natural colored twine tied in a bow, and one small button.
Couture Creations and inked it up with Abandoned Coral & Ground Espresso Tim Holtz Distress Inks. I cut it out and layered it on a piece of coral cardstock, using a corner round punch on both pieces. I distressed the edges with a pair a scissors (see tip below).
embossing folder from Cuttlebug, a die cut sentiment from Momento, and another beautiful Petaloo bloom! A tiny strip of burlap (like the kind found in my Red Sampler Pack) is decorated with a strip of pretty white pearls and adds the perfect touch to the front of my bag envelope.
kraft panel with my Fiskars crimper and added an embossed doily (Tim Holtz Alterations Sizzix), white heart doily and die cut sentiment also from Sizzix.
1. Use a q-tip to coloring the tiny areas of alternate color on an embossing folder like this. 2. To created a distressed edge on your project: Open your scissors and scrape them along the side of your cardstock.
This post linked to:
(Days of Yore - vintage/shabby chic/distressed)
(Hearts and Flowers)