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Pretty & Pretty Pink Posh


I had a lot of fun pairing up 
PRETTY PINK POSH'S
Pink Peonies, Fresh Mint and Onyx Sequins
with the "Classique: Pretty" Collection by
AUTHENTIQUE PAPER

For both of my cards I chose to use the Authentic Life Cards
as my starting points:
For this card, I drew a large S onto the card and then stitched on the 
Pink Peonies sequins with a needle and thread.  I love to hand-sew, so this little project
was very soothing for me.  You can also add the little seed beads to the
 centers of the sequins while stitching.

I layered two of the stickers together from the Details Sticker Sheet and added 'girl' using
 the letters from the same sticker sheet.  Two black flowers from Petaloo and this card is done!

When working with something like sequins, I look for an area that can easily be
 highlighted with them.  On this journal card, I followed the lacy border design.
 I adhered the Fresh Mint and Onyx Sequins with a micro adhesive dot and
then added a small adhesive pearl to the center of each.

Finally, I layered the three stickers together with foam adhesive and added
 a lace bow at the top.
A stick pin by Maya Road completes the card.

I love making pretty, feminine cards...they're even more fun to
dress up with sequins and pearls!

Authentique Products- Classique Pretty Collection: 6X6 Paper Bundle;
 Details Cardstock Stickers; Authentic Life Cards; Tartan 12X12 Paper
Pretty Pink Posh: Pink Peonies Sequins, Onyx Sequins, Fresh Mint Sequins

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Comments

  1. Gorgeous cards - love the Sassy girl one, perfect for my daughter!!! Love the way you sewed the sequins on the card and on the second card how you put little seed beads inside the sequins!! You are amazing!!

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