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Thursday, 30 August 2012

Cute Card Thursday - A stitch in time

One of my favourite themes at Cute Card Thursday this week -
A stitch in time!
Not often do I make anything without a  bit of stitching !
This is a very simple bookmark, I don't like to add 3d embellishments that would make my book bulge!  The stitching helps to add more definition without the bulk.
I used Whimsy Stamps Lil Montana  by Elisabeth Bell.
The perfect sentiment is Whimsy Stamps Spring Letter Seals by Raindrop Echo Designs.
The card and papers came from my scrap box, I always delve in there when I want to make a bookmark, I am pretty sure these ones are MME.  
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17 comments:

Grenouille Greetings said...

Love this beautifully stitched book mark. The perfect sentiment for this beautifully coloured image and I love that you have used text in your papers! Hugs, Lesley

craftyb said...

Just gorgeous! LOVE the wee saying - of course you matched that beautifully with that adorable wee gal. LOVE the soft pretty colours of the whole project! bx

Desire Fourie said...

dEB this is just beautiful. The colours and design work so well. Wishing you a fab Thursday.
Hugs
Desíre
Doing Life
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Jingle said...

This is absolutely beautiful! I just love it!!!

Kerys said...

Gorgeous! I love this! Such a cute image and perfect quote to match! :-) x

Riet said...

So beautiful,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Kim said...

Wow! Your bookmark is just stunning. Love it.

Hugs Kim

Handmade with Love said...

This is absolutely stunning Deb I love the colours you have used and your colouring is as awesome as ever! Tracey x

coops said...

stunning bookmark deb.the image and colours are beautiful :D

xx coops xx

*Vicki* said...

Oh Deb, this creation is adorable!! Such fabulous colors and i love the stitching detail!! :)

Rose Ann said...

Your bookmark is so beautiful, Deb!! I love how you've colored that precious image, the papers you've used, and your wonderful sewing!!

Marlou McAlees said...

hi deb, loooove this bookmark, and all the gorgeous stitching :)
yes great way of using up scraps, dont like throwing out scraps .. LOL
beautiful!! :) xx

kanda said...

What a gorgous bookmark. Super image and I love thepapers an the way you've stitched them xx

Jacilynn said...

oh i love this! especially the ribbon treatment. great book mark Deb!
x

Cheryl said...

OMGoodness, this is sweet! My DD loves to read, and loves bookmarks. I will definitely be casing this one for her. Beautiful.

Seleise said...

What a beautiful bookmark! love the stitching and the coloring is, as always, STUNNING!

Glimpses of My Heart said...

I love this! I saw it last week on the CCT challenge blog. That image is so cute. And I love the papers you used. I think I have used them before also :)
Blessings,
Michelle