Thursday, October 10, 2013

Hey Foxy

Hey everyone! Ready for the weekend? I know I am!

CAS-ual Fridays has a new challenge:


Yep, it has to be one of my favorites--add real or faux stitching on a card. It's no secret that I love to sew on cards. :)

I've been dying to use my new Amuse stamps, and I was glad I had a chance to use them for the challenge:



I.am.in.love. Do you ever have those moments where you come across a scrappy product and you *have* to have it? I had that moment when I saw the Hey Foxy stamps.

I die cut the fox, acorn, and leaves, and then I broke out my stamp positioner to stamp the images (they're cling stamps). I stitched a line to look like the leaves were falling and then another under the fox. Looking at the card, I wish the thread around the leaves was a different color. For the sentiment, I used a stamp from Simon Says Stamp.

Here's a close-up:




I want to squeeze him!

If you want to play along with this week's CAS-ual Fridays challenge, you can link up HERE. This week, the challenge is sponsored by Simon Says Stamp. I hope you'll play along!


Have a great weekend! Thanks for stopping by.


Supplies
Cardstock: (white) PTI
Patterned paper: (Family Traditions) Webster's Pages
Clear stamps: (sentiment from For the Record) Simon Says Stamp
Rubber stamps: (Hey Foxy) Amuse Studio
Dies: (Hey Foxy) Amuse Studio
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18 comments:

  1. CaS perfection!! Absolute stunning card! Hugs x

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  2. How sweet is this?! Love the stitchwork on the falling leaves and the base of that adorable fox...cute!

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  3. Perfect showcase of stitching. He is pretty darn cute too :-)

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  4. Sooooooooooo cute!! I loveeeeeee that fox and the stitching!!!!

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  5. Such a cute one, Jocelyn! The stitching adds the perfect touch!

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  6. perfect loopy stitching! you are a pro!

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  7. So cute! Love the stitching on this card and that fox is really cute!

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  8. Brilliant brilliant brilliant ... What an idea, love it

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  9. What a cute card it is!!!! Just love it!

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  10. what a fun use of stitching - love the patterned card!

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  11. I don't know, Jocelyn, I really like the subtlety of the stitching as it is. And I do love this little fox! Wonderful card. Happy weekend!

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  12. I LOVE the stitching on your card Jocelyn~especially the shading under the fox! Such fun movement~

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  13. Oh, so cute! Love how you grounded the fox with some stitching and used it to show movement, too!

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  14. Oh my goodness is this ever CUTE!! Your coloring is fabulous on the little fox and I do love the stitching too!

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