Couture or Ready To Wear?

Saturday, July 18, 2015

 
It's another rainy day here today so I thought I'd take advantage of it and play along with the MFT Sketch Challenge.  I just finished saying how I never use patterned paper and here I am using some!  I did give away most of my paper stash, but I held on to a few pieces that I loved.  I decided this little bunny needed a paper pieced dress.
 
 
As I mentioned yesterday, I love adding dimension to my cards.  If I run low on foam dots I start to get nervous.  I pick up 5 packs at a time from my local craft store.  As much as I love creating dimension I curse it when it's time to mail the cards. 
 
 
Instead of telling myself I can't or shouldn't create cards like this, I have decided to also create a simpler, less dimensional version while all of my supplies are out.  Generally, I don't enjoy mass producing because I get bored creating the same thing more than once.  I don't feel that way when I do this.  I am still challenging myself to come up with something new even though I'm using the same supplies.
 

I love both versions! Which do you lean more towards: the dimensional 'couture' cards or the simple 'ready-to-wear' cards?
 
 
 Have a great Saturday!
 


Cardstock: Recollections White
Stamps: MFT Somebunny
Ink: Memento Black
Dies: MFT Somebunny, SSS Stitched Rectangles, PTI DE Banner Die
Other: Copic Markers, Patterned Paper, Pearls

8 comments :

  1. These are sooooooooo cute!! Love the way you used the patterned paper : D.

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  2. Well gosh! That is just adorable!! Cute! Cute!!

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  3. Both cards are fabulous but my preference is the couture card. I love the layers/dimension they have :) The bunny is adorable in her paper pieced dress!

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  4. This is just too darn cute...love your sweet bunny!

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  5. They're both as cute as can be! The design depends on my mood!! Sometimes it's couture and others, ready to wear!

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  6. My, these are both so very adorable! Love the bunny!

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  7. Both adorable, and I cannot choose a favorite, so I refuse.

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