Thursday, 13 June 2013

Cute as a button

The current challenge over at Addicted to CAS is 'Circle(s)'.  And for once an idea popped straight into my head, whoopee :) Buttons are round/circular (normally) so this is what I made:
I used:

- A6 white card stock

- more of the same white card, embossed with Boofle's 'Mixed Buttons' embossing folder, slap my wrists 'cos I've had this folder for ages and this is a first outing

- a snippet of turquoise card for the backing

- snippets of turquoise and orange card to cut/emboss coloured buttons using SU's 'Sweet Buttons' Embosslit - which were then added randomly

- sentiment is from Lawn Fawn's 'Sew Lovely' stamp set, stamped using 'Morocco' Dewdrop ink pad then punched out with SU's 'Extra Large Oval' 

Di
x

19 comments:

  1. I really like that button embossing folder and the real buttons on top! It's button madness of the very finest kind :)

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  2. That card is cute as a button. Very good idea you had missy. Isn't it fun when that happens!

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  3. Definitely cute as a button, and also bright & cheery, & cute too! You did it again, another EF company that is new to me. Too much enabling girl! Off to check out this company. TFS

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  4. Very cute idea - I really like it

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  5. Wow...this really is cute as a button...Great card! Love the idea and the design!

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  6. Love it Di. Louise would love that card coloured in Mr Tumble colours :-)
    ....just an idea :-)
    Hugs,
    A x

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  7. Awesome use of our code word! I LOVE that embossing folder. Great card. Thanks so much for playing along at ATCAS xx

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  8. Hello Di

    I love your card, the embossing is fab, and such subtle colours and what a brilliant idea for the buttons.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  9. Just perfect for the these. I love the button embossing folder. Kate x

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  10. So great card-fab idea how to use buttons,
    hugs Tamara

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  11. aw Di cute as button indeed ... fab idea (and sentiment too, is it computer generated?)

    ..and yes have folders I love not used and think am going to make a policy used on unused item per week otherwise wont break the mould!??

    is it like making anew recipe?? funny huh? love Shaz In Oz.xx

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  12. Hi Di, Your card is sooooo cute!! x

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  13. Very cute and very sweet too and it will go cheap post - a bonus lol Karen x

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  14. This is spot on and super cute for the circular challenge, Di! Even your perfect sediment is a circle with some of the air let out!!

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  15. Fab card Di - love the button embossing folder.

    Thanks for my water droplets stamp - it arrived yesterday and I'm itching to use it!

    Kath x

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  16. What a fab card and idea, I do believe I inspired you to get the folder and have only used mine twice too . I think I need the button emboslit now lol. Hugs, Amanda x

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  17. Wow, how cool to have some buttons colored. Beautiful CAS card!
    Thanks for joining us at ATCAS!
    Christine

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