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Sew Stylish!

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Hi Crafty friends, Amy here, to share with you how to dress up your digital Images with a little distressing, ink and embellies from your stash.

Sew Stylish

I used  images from the Hero Arts Make Your Own DK016 and Hero Arts Sew Crafty DK027 Digital sets. These sets are both jam packed with crafty goodness! So much to use and work with.

I printed the Stylish Ladies from the Hero Arts Make Your Own DK016  set in Sepia onto white cardstock and trimmed around the image and distressed the edges using the Tim Holtz Paper Distressing Tool and then inking the edges with Vintage Photo Distress Ink. I adhered this to a piece of scrap from my stash that looked like fabric to me and distress the edges of that too. Both pieces were mounted onto Kraft cardstock cut to 4.24×5.5′ and made into a top fold card.

I then used a Chipboard Dressform I had in my stash and covered it in Gesso and then brushed on some “Scarab Beetle” Twinkling H20’s which lends a vintage feel and color to it. Some Ivory Mesh and Rose Ribbon and gold pearls from my stash finish it off.

Sew Stylish Dressform

Next I printed the a sentiment to tie my theme all together from the Hero Arts Make Your Own DK016 set and mounted inked the edges with the Vintage Photo Distress Ink. I printed and cut out a spool of thread from the Hero Arts Sew Crafty DK027 set which I colored in with my Spectrum Noir Markers.

Sew Stylish Sideview

There you have it, a shabby chic card made using Hero Arts Digital Images, a little distressing and some embellies from your stash!

SUPPLIES

Hero Arts Make Your Own DK016

Hero Arts Sew Crafty DK027

Tim Holtz Paper Distressing Tool

  Vintage Photo Distress Ink

Kraft cardstock

Gesso

“Scarab Beetle” Twinkling H20’s

Chipboard Dressform

Ivory Mesh Ribbon

Rose Ribbon

Gold Pearls

Spectrum Noir Markers

If you are in need of any crafty items from the a2z Scrapbooking store, feel free to use promo code Amy15 at the checkout to obtain 15% off any purchase of $25 or more (excluding shipping)

Happy Craftin’!

Amy

5 thoughts on “Sew Stylish!

  1. love how you added the dress form with these stamps!

  2. Love the vintage look! And the dress form is a very fine embellishment!

  3. Love the vintage look.

  4. Really love the look of this card, so much detail everywhere! Beautiful!

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