Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Hearts all over

I've been playing around with a brand new stamp - it's an all-over heart pattern but I don't know the brand as it was sent to me by a magazine to test.  The sentiment and pearls are from my stash and as for that blue paper, my Mum bought it for me last time she came here  to visit and she's been housebound for the last 15 years so it's very, very old!


It would look good as either a background or the main feature on a card. I've got lots of ideas for this - white-on-white, stamped on parchment, used over an inky background and even cut up into border strips, but for its first outing I thought I'd make good use of those bold, clear shapes by colouring it in bold, bright colours. Incidentally, do you know it's Valentine's Day just four weeks today?

I am sharing this with
Shopping Our Stash - Hearts on Fire
Sparkles Monthly Challenge - New Year, New Stash

6 comments:

  1. Really lovely card and a great stamp.

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  2. WOW I love that stamp!!!
    Thanks for joining the SHOPPING OUR STASH crew for "Hearts on Fire!"

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  3. Something new and something old. You have covered both ends of that spectrum. It's lovely. Love Dawn x

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  4. Great stamp and you initial project is lovely. I agree that it is a versatile stamp and I am sure you will put it to good use. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Shopping Our Stash!
    Hugz,
    Chana Malkah, Designer

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  5. Great background! Thank you for sharing with us at The Sparkles Monthly Challenge

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