Thursday, February 18, 2016

Travel Themed Purse with Technique Junkies

Hello Everyone!
How is your day going?  I am sitting here looking out on pretty snow flakes falling.  Pretty indeed, but I am looking forward to Spring this year.  I have a whole yard to landscape this year ( for the new house ).  In just a few months I will be able to get started on that project.  Fun!


So, for the present, I am enjoying my crafty projects.  Here is a cute fun fold card shaped like a purse and made with Technique Junkie stamps.




Materials List: 
Stamps: New York Music, Vintage Travel Cases, Oh, Snap, Paid in Full all from Technique Junkies
Technique: Purse Gift Card Holder from Fancy Folds and Motion Technique CD
Ink: Espresso Truffle Memento; Butterscotch Adirondack
CS: Kraft; Cream; Sahara Sand Stampin' Up
Sailor 2 Way Glue
Dimensional Adhesive
Ribbon



Make it:

  • Make the purse shape following the directions on the Fancy Folds and Motion CD.  I omitted the bottom fold as I did not want to use the purse as a gift card holder, but as a card.
  • Stamp New York Music on Kraft CS twice and cover front and inside with the pieces


  • Stamp Paid in Full with butterscotch ink, The couple and sentiment from Vintage Travel Case with Espresso ink and use for the inside top



  • On the flap, stamp New York Music 
  • To make the closure, stamp the Slide frame from the Oh, Snap stamp set on cream CS and on a scrap of paper--use image on scrap paper to create a mask
  • Cover Slide frame with the mask and stamp the couple
  • Fussy cut the slide frame
  • Put dimensional adhesive on the top half of the closure
  • One the bottom half of the closure put a small amount of the 2 Way glue and let it dry completely---now the glue will make a temporary adhesion to hold the purse shut
  • Punch two holes in the flap and add the ribbon handle






************Challenges:
2 Creative Chicks: anything goes
Just Keep on Creating: anything goes
ABC-Challenge: B is for you pick---I picked shades of brown
Creative Moments: anything goes
Craft Rocket: mother's day/female

See you next time!!  Have a great day!!
Karen

14 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card love your image and your card design. Thanks for joining us at ABC, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

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  2. Very clever design! Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket, Claire DT x

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  3. Interesting shape of card! Love the look of the stamps too... vintage and realistic, my kind of rubber.

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  4. Love your purse shaped card! Love the Vintage stamps you used to create this beauty! Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Rocket Challenges!

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  5. Just catching up from all the valentines making (loved yours). What a fab job with that template. Wonderful! xoxo

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  6. Lovely project The vintage is delicious ..TFS Craft Rocket Challenge Lis Dt

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  7. Lovely Card. Beautiful Vintage stamps. Thanks for sharing with us this fortnight. Lisa DT Craft Rocket Challenges

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  8. This is cool! Love the monochromatic, rustic look!
    Thanks for sharing it over at 2 Creative Chicks! :)

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  9. How cool is this! Love all of the images you used together. Onto my TJ Pintrest board : )

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  10. ho very cool, thanks to join us at creative moments
    DT Nini

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  11. What a fun purse design and tutorial.

    Hugs Diane

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  12. Great work. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at ABC Challenges.
    Hugs, Iwona (DT)

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  13. What a great project. Thanks for joining us at 2 Creative Chicks.

    Deanna
    2 Creative Chicks DT

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