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Monday, January 26, 2009

Haiku Quilt


These cards are really hot lately, have you noticed?? :-) And I'm such a "follower," I had to make one! I {♥} this idea!

For this one, I used my best-loved-but-retired Haiku paper. You punch out squares and adhere them to a piece of Whisper White cardstock 3 3/4 x 5, then run through the Big Shot with a Top Note Die. Ta da! It's a quilted Top Note! I added a bit of So Saffron 5/8 ribbon (available on Feb 1 for Sale-a-bration) and a little (retired) rub-on. These are some of my favorite colors, so this card really cheered me up!

And for those of you who have been following my weather inversion saga, we have BLUE SKIES today! The sun actually peeked through yesterday afternoon, and it is wonderful!

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Paper: Haiku DSP (retired), Old Olive, Whisper White
Accessories: So Saffron 5/8 Grosgrain (available Feb 1), Big Shot, Top Note Die, 1 1/4" square punch, last year's SAB rub-ons

9 comments:

LisaBee said...

Beautiful card! I love the quilt look.

Kathy said...

Love the quilted look. I haven't done one of these yet, either, so it looks like a great project for tonight!

Dixie Finn said...

Amy, I love, love, love this card. It is fantastic, as are you!!

dixie

Britiney said...

Love, love, love this card! I nominated you for two awards on my blog today - the I love your blog award and the Friends award. Feel free to pass on the love - or not!

p.s. I'm going right now to write you a check.

Crissy said...

Amy, this is awesome! Thanks for sharing how to do it! I took the 5 minutes I had to spend in my craft room today and made one of my own. It's on my blog :)

Kim said...

Here’s to my SA sitah’s!
I've given you a blog award. Pop on over to my site and check it out... http://stitchinnstampinonpaper.blogspot.com/ Should you choose to accept, post a link to my blog and seven blogs of your choosing along with a picture of the award. Then you can just keep the award on your beautiful and inspiring blog.

Lisa said...

Hmmmmm.... Visions of SA swap cards due in February dance in my head..... THANKS FOR SHARING, AMY!

Sharon Bridwell said...

Amy, wow this card is impressive! Thanks for sharing it with us!

Pammybaby said...

I love, love, love this! And I'm definitely caseing it! Beautiful card, Amy!