Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Shopping Our Stash #278

Hey everyone and happy Tuesday!!
It's time for a new challenge over at 

This week challenge #278 is....
Use something already out on your desk!!

This was a hard one for me. My craft space is in my dining room and our house is a open floor plan. You can see my crafty space as soon as you walk in our front door so I am in the habit of keeping my desk clean. As soon as I get done with a project, I clean my area up. I do have a little soap dish that I keep extra die cuts in though so that is what I used for my project. 

I had a tag and some hearts that I had foiled in here. A few months back I originally planned on using them in a layout for my Project Life album but ended up going a different direction so into the dish they went. I pulled them out and used them to create a really simple card.

Forgive my picture, for some reason I had a really hard time trying to photograph this. I'm guessing it was all the foil. This was the best picture of about 25 lol.  Anywho, I doodled around the edge of my card base with a black pen and added a black scallop rectangle with some foam tape to the center. I added some twine to my tag and adhered it at an angle. I added the hearts and called the card good! Easiest card I have done in quite awhile and I love how it turned it out!!

Be sure to head over to the Shopping Our Stash Challenge Blog to see what my design team sisters created. I hope you will decide to make a project and join us, I would love to see what you create!

If you would like to be considered to be a guest designer, simply add DT after your name when you link up :)  

Thank you so much for stopping by my blog and taking a look at my latest creation!
I really appreciate it!
I hope you have a great crafty day!

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Supply List:
Cardstock: White (Georgia Pacific), Black (Neenah)
Misc.: Minc Foil, Twine, Foam Tape, Gina Marie Designs Scallop Dies, Heidi Swapp Tag and Hearts. 


Georgiana said...

Love the colors and the tag being your focal point.

Barbara Godden said...

Super cute card Stacy, so easy when you can pull parts from a "bowl or box" Love how you did the twine.

Chris Dring said...

This is gorgeous, Stacey! Love those bitty hearts with just a pop of color, and how you have the twine framing the tag! Awesome!

Cornelia (fun stamping) said...

Awesome tag card! Fresh and modern! I am glad I don't have to clean up my craft room every time I do something....

Mimi said...

Geez, Stacy: your soapdish could be a card itself! Everything must be very "you"-- it coordinates without even trying! That is awesome! This is a fabulous card, and I must say that I really like the doodled edge. It adds ther perfect amount of funky-fresh-modern art.

Marilyn said...

Gorgeous card!!

lauren bergold said...

hehehe... i have a pie tin that performs a similar function, lol... i feel so validated! :) this is gorgeous, great use of the "leftovers"! <3

Maria Rodriguez. said...

Awesome use of all of this leftover pieces, we should do this more often, perhaps this way, our desks wouldn't be so messy, LOL!!
But I love this tag, those little hearts really pop and the foil "hello" is perfectly photographed!!!
Big Hugs,

Scrapper69 said...

What a Fantastic challenge! I may have to try this! I've got lots sitting on my desk! LOL Beautiful card!


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