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Monday, 14 September 2009

Stamp Something - Alligator Purse

The Stamp Something challenge this week was to use your favourite embellishments. I have lots of favourites, infact embellishments are my favourite part of any card but if I am forced to choose, and I am, I would say metal charms. I have added a few to my Alligator Purse Memory holder.
I used the very cute Whimsy Alligator to my holder, he is such a dream to colour.
The Whimsy Website has been revamped and looks amazing!
You can see the new release of Pet stamps which are available to preorder as a set at a great low price!

I bought a cancelled check wallet at Staples this morning, knowing it would come in handy for something. I altered it so it can be given as a gift with photos inside.

Supplies: Stamps ~ Whimsy Stamps 'Whimsy Alligator'
DP~ Cosmo Cricket 'Girl Friday - Sunday'
Basic Grey 'offbeat'
Embellishments ~ Making Memories charms, Tim Holz muse token, raffle ticket, buttons, hemp, Post It page marker, flower paperclip

17 comments:

Lisa F said...

Adorable! Love all the distressing - what a great gift!~

Desire Fourie said...

Deb, this altered holder is stunning and is going to be a treasured gift. Love the random collage.
Hugs
Desire

Frazzled Crafts said...

Do love the embellishments and the alligator well he/she is something else - great idea. Liz x

Debbie said...

Deb, this altered holder is stunning and is going to be a fab gift for someone.I love the tickets you have used they match your project perfectly,Hugs Debbie x

craftyb said...

Snazzy lil project Deb....love the collage feel to it! bx

Kim Piggott said...

Wow this is so totally fantastic!
hugs
kim x

cats whiskers said...

Wow Deb this is fabulous I love the collage effect you have achieved on here
Hugs Dear
Jacqui x

~Denise Lynn~ said...

How cute is that! I love the collage feel and the fun accents. This is a great way to dress up a file folder. Love the image too. :)

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Oh gosh!! WOWZER Deb!! This is just waaay too cool!! I love your project and the alligator is the perfect image for this!! :) HUGS

nessy said...

what an amazing gift ~beautifully made!! ~so much detail to look at!!
vanessa xx

Elisa said...

This is lovely.x

Risa said...

What an adorable wallet!
hugs
Risa:)

scrapnnMO said...

WOW Deb what a GORGEOUS purse. Love it! :0
♥Dawn♥

raindropecho said...

This is such a great project!! Those folders always looked so unless to me, but you make this useful and a piece of art :)

mar1ene said...

Gorgeous project Deb, love it :)
Hugs, Marlene x

Annie said...

great project Deb! love the altered wallet - not something I've seen over here.
hugs, annie x

Rose Ann said...

What a great idea, Deb...and I love all of the different elements you've added to this!! What a fun project!!