Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Cut and Paste

Hi there, 

I am avoiding finishing my Valentines...I have no idea why and they need to be in the mail no later than Friday.  In the mean time I was doing a little cleaning and straightening in the crafty space.  I tend to go immediately to organizing when I am avoiding things...I did it while I worked and I still do it.

I was putting away a package of card stock I had gotten from Close to My Heart. There are several sheets of two sided papers all 12X12.  I buy them for scrapbooking.  There are some amazing patterns and papers and I do LOVE paper.  In each pack there are 2 sheets of designs intended for those pocket scrapbook--or use compartmentalized sheet protectors.  I have always found these to be a waste for me...but I haven't thrown them out.  Its two sheets and one side has the images in portrait orientation, the other side in landscape orientation.

I wish I had taken a photo before I started cutting up this set, but I did take a photo of it from the catalog.



Those designs are not my cup of tea for scrapbooking...but I think they made some darned cute little note cards about 3.5 inches square.  I added only the card bases and the bling in the form of glitter tape and some enamel hearts and dots. 6 cards out of  2 pages destined for the trash bin - I say that is a save.



Thanks for stopping by!

7 comments:

  1. such sweet little note cards, Cat - perfect to have on hand!

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  2. What a sweet set of Note cards you created! Pretty color scheme for those beautiful butterflies and florals~they are so lovely together, Cat.

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  3. Oh my goodness, Cat--absolutely wonderful save! These are beautiful! I've gotta get my Valentines finished & addressed & in the mail, too--only mailed one so far--yikes!

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  4. That's more than a save, Cat ... that's wonderfully creative ... your little note cards are just lovely! Hugs, Anita :)

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  5. Don't you love it when you are able to take something meant for one thing and transform it into another! What fabulous little note cards you ended up making!

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  6. That card set is so pretty! A lovely summer look, here. I am struggling to get all my Valentines done too.

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