New Challenge up at Just For Fun ! Ribbons/ Lace 7


Hello! it’s time for a new challenge over at Just for fun! the theme this month is Ribbons / Lace
and I have created a gorgeous slightly vintage inspired mannequin card for you as inspiration
To make this card I have used – a 6 x 6 inch card blank in white from AMD
, papermania sew lovely papers 
peach coredinations cardstock
kraft chequered card
spellbinders floral ovals dies
gorjuss ribbon
see through white ribbon
white small ribbon bow
a strip of off white lace
mannequin cut from in built designs on the scan ‘n’cut
small half pearls in pink
small flower gems 
‘sew special’ sentiment stamp
inkpad SU not quite navy
I cut a matt of peach coredinations slightly smaller than the card base, and then a strip of both the papers – making the top a little larger so I could overlap them, it made it easier to join!
i then added the two layers of ribbon and adhered them to the back, before attaching it to the card blank, I then stamped the sentiment in the bottom right corner. 
I then cut the large floral oval out of peach and the next size down in the burlap style paper. after poking out all the bits, I popped 3d foam pads on the back and added them to the card, layering the second off centre.
I got the glue gun out and used t to adhere the lace to the mannequin, putting in little pleats, then finishing the skirt off with a ribbon bow
i used 3d foam pads to join that to the smaller floral oval, and then I added all the little pearls and gems as finishing touches 
Hope you like it and that it has given you some inspiration to join this months challenge over at JFF!

I would like to enter this make in –
http://www.addalittledazzle.com/dazzling-diva-challenge-23/ pearls
http://frillyandfunkie.blogspot.co.uk/ sewing/fashion


About rachel Gillham

I'm a twenty something mad cat lady, with a rescue cat and a passion for all things crafting... You can often find me tinkering with one or other of my machines, making cards, vinyl decals for items, or doodling quietly.

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Love this card. The colours are wonderful together and so is the background. Kay XX

Jac desordre
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do like this, that dressform is fab x

Nancy Dynes
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Your dress form card is so pretty and feminine! I love how you created the little lace skirt. Gorgeous! Thank you so much for joining us at the Frilly and Funkie Challenge Blog!
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Nancy

Linda Simpson
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This is gorgeous Rachel, I love the colours and the design.
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Linda xxx

Stephanie
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Gorgeous card. Love the background and dies.

jane stillman
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A gorgeous card, love how you used the lace and ribbon x

Rachel
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Thank you Jane, I absolutely adore the lace I used, i will be sad when it runs out, it is such a pretty vintage style colour and Im glad what i wanted to do with it worked 😀 it is a nice feeling when things go to plan, don't you think? ! X