Monday, May 21, 2012

Use Your Stash Blog Hop - May Brads & Metal Embellishments


If you are joining us for the "Use Your Stash Blog Hop" you are right on track. WELCOME! You should be coming from Tabbi's Blog.

There are 7 participants this month. If you get lost along the way you can see the entire list of hoppers here:
  1. Rachel Ventura http://thehappyscrappinsquad.blogspot.com/
  2. Michelle West http://inksandinspirations.blogspot.com
  3. Theresa Morrow http://tmorrowstreasures.blogspot.com/
  4. Shirley Ross http://www.momnmescrap.blogspot.com
  5. Joy McHargue http://www.studiowow-joy.com/
  6. Judy Faye Garner http://judyfaye.blogspot.com
  7. Debi Barber http://debiistheothersister.blogspot.com
  8. Tabbi Fritz http://stuckonscrappin.blogspot.com
Let's get started. Today I am showcasing the old Notebook paper (Retired), pewter frames, brads, and pewter badge buttons.

Here I've stamped a sentiment but it needed to pop a little more so I added a pewter frame around it with bards. I then added a touch of black ribbon collection (On Sale this month for $4!) to draw the eye.

I added the same frame on the right page and then added some pewter badges around it.
I put the pewter badges on the left page too. I fed the same ribbon along the bottom and using the scallop punch I made a faux-metal frame behind the words "These" that I stamped out with the A-Typeface stamp set.
Now hop on over to Michelle's Blog for more ideas of using up your stash.

4 comments:

  1. Love it! I have a couple of the metal frames, need to get them out!

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  2. pretty layout spread, Rachel. I'm going to use the scallop circle thing to mimic the metal frame idea!

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  3. So many great ideas for me to use. Thank you.

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