Friday, August 20, 2010

It's Friday Friends With Flair and Time for Sweet Nothin's!


You know when you find something that you really love that you just have to have? Well, I was buying yarn today for an afghan I am making and I found this fun and funky button trim. I just had to have it!

And then I looked at the price tag....... $11.99 a yard!! Ack!! How can trim be that much? Well, I didn't end up with yards and yards of it - just 1/3 yard with my 40% off coupon for Hobby Lobby. And I still love it!


Images are by Unity Stamp Co. I stamped in VersaMark and embossed my images, then colored with Copics and Spica Glitter pens (LOVE those). I pierced the lower right corner, and added pearls.

And on a side note, I am going to be the proud owner of Eco Chic!  I won it on AJ Otto's blog yesterday!  Woot!

To see all the blogs participating in today's hop, click here on the Unity blog~!  Keep looking for that Flair! Happy Stamping!



Stamps: Unity Stamp Co. KOTM
Paper: Glitter Sweet DP by DCWV, PTI White, Bliss Blue
Ink: VersaMark, Copics
Accessories: button trim, Spellbinders oval die, champagne pearls (Kaiser), Charcoal EP
Techniques: piercing, embossing, sponging

19 comments:

  1. Wow, 11.99 a yard, that is insane! I am glad you used a coupon. Those embellishments are so fun and I love your cupcakes!

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  2. WOW! This is one AWESOME and inspiring card. I just love love love everything about this card.

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  3. I love your button trim and your story and your coupon at Michael's! I hope you have someone special to send this cute card to. I think I'd be tempted to keep it and frame it.

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  4. LOVE how your button trim!! What a clever idea;)

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  5. Oh, this is just too cute :) Love that button trim, the price tag makes me want to try to make my own-LOL!
    Enjoy your new Eco Chic stamps-congrats on the win!

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  6. That button trim is really nice. I bet we could come up with something similar on our own. Congrats on your win.

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  7. Wow what a sweet card love the button trim that is fabulous!!!!!

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  8. OMGosh!! Love that button trim! Your card is just as sweet as it can be!

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  9. That button trim is CUTE!!! Love your card!

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  10. What cute button trim - I can understand the "have to have it" -- impressed with your compromise instead of buying a full yard. Very cute card.

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  11. That is really cute button trim. Sometimes we just have to have it! Beautiful card!
    Eleanor

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  12. The button trim is perfect on this card! It's fun to indulge in something we cannot pass by and use it on the unexpected! How nice to have a Hobby Lobby nearby!

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