Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Paperbabe Inspiration - Using Offcuts

Hiya and welcome to my Blog

I hope you are all well and enjoying some lovely weather its quite warm and sunning here is Harlow today

Today I am sharing 2 quick makes I made yesterday for Paperbabe Stamps

My first project I used 'Mayleedee' I coloured her using Copic Markers and paper-pieced her dress

Copics Used:

Hair: E79, E74, E71
Skin: E11, E02, E02 Blush: E93 Lips: E04
Collar, Bow, Eyes, Underskirt & Boots: BG18, BG13, BG10, N3

Card Recipe:

Card blank made from an offcut of pearlescent white cardstock scored and folded in half
Background - Ash Brown Mirror Board embossed using a Floral 6x6 Embossing Folder (magazine freebie)
Paper-Piecing, Matting and Diecut - Paper browns & aquas floral - from a pad from Studio Light
Bunting Die - from Joycrafts
'Hello' sentiment stamp from the 'Mayleedee' set
Aqua flat back pearls from my stash


My second project I have gone for a natural knitted feel using the 'DesignA Knit' stamp set

First I stamped the pompom flower head, curved the stem and used two stitches as the leaves using brown Memento Inkpad

Card Recipe:

Cardblank made using an offcut of pearlescent cardstock scored and folded in half
Offcut of Ivory Pearlescent cardstock trimmed to fit cardfront and embossed using an 8x8 knitted embossing folder
Matting Dark Brown Mirror Board
Layering - Offcuts of Kraft Card and Vellum
'Cozy Snuggles' sentiment stamp from the 'DesignA Knit' set
Twine and Gems from my stash

I hope you like my cards and that I have inspired you to use up your offcuts? I do this a lot as I dont like to waste anything

I would love it if you joined the Paperbabe Facebook Group for updates on new products and peeks at the Design Team and Kim's Projects xx

Thank you for visiting today and I hope you will come back soon

Krafty Hugs xx


  1. Hello Sweetie, I hope you are keeping well. I love the cute Paperbabe image, must find some of my Paperbabe stamps too. I love the papers and gorgeous colour combination. Loving the design and texture on your second card too.
    Love and Hugs
    Linda xxx

    1. aww thank you so so much Linda xxx come over and share your paperbabe makes with us in the group x x x

  2. love the design and beautiful colouring of the first card. The background, image and design on the second one is fabulous

  3. Fabulous Paperbabe image love your colouring and the card design is gorgeous. Great second card. Hugs Jennifer xx

  4. Stunning makes again there Kerrie loving the colours you have used and paper piecing her dress is a splendid touch xx

  5. Stunning makes hun, beautifully coloured xx

  6. Hi Kerrie both your cards are so different and so both gorgeous. Hugs Jackie

  7. Love the "Mayleedee" card and the paper piecing of her dress and matching bunting. Also the pom pom flower card, great use of offcuts, I always have strips of card that I can't throw away ! Thanks for the inspiration, fab makes xx


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