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Friday, August 2, 2013

August ScrapbookSteals Blog Hop


Time for a little Christmas in ..... August?
Well I think it is, or at least that was my first thought when I received my package of 7 Gypsies Vintage ATC for this month's ScrapbookSteal.com Blog Hop.

When I opened up my 7 Gypsies product the colors jumped right out at me. Sure I could take any of these cute tabs and pockets and add them in to any scrapbook I have but I thought it would be fun to do something a little different.







I grabbed a pocket, some ribbon, and a few other craft supplies and set about making a Christmas gift card pocket.







Rub on a little stamp ink to fade the edges, spray a touch of glitter for shine and tie it all off with a bow (or three).

The pocket holds a regular gift card with a little extra room and the side tag can be used to add a TO label later when I decide who gets this awesome creation!
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





Enter to win a $20 ScrapbookSteals.com gift code:



Visit each of the designers’ blogs and leave a comment at every stop along the way (including this post). Be this month’s random lucky winner by leaving a comment on one of the seven blogs!
 
Here is the order for the hop:
ScrapbookSTEALS being first on the list, then...
Venetia Holbrook - http://www.atomicvenetia.blogspot.com/
Lisa Kitzke - www.chatnscrap.blogspot.com
Michelle Cunningham - http://currentcreekdesign.blogspot.com/
Abbey Colbert -http://theothersink.blogspot.com YOU ARE HERE!!
Cristine Redmond - http://onescrappynovice.blogspot.com Your next stop!
Staci Jones - http://scrapbookingischeaperthantherapy.blogspot.com/

23 comments :

  1. Great idea on how to use these cards. So pretty.

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  2. Lovely projects! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. What a sweet idea! Love the inking.

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  4. Had lots of fun working with these....thanks everyone!

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  5. Ooh, a gift card holder. Great idea!

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  6. Like the gift card holder idea :)

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  7. That's a very clever project! Just think, one Christmas gift ready to give!

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  8. Great use for those pocket cards. :) Fun gift for a lucky person!

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  9. So cute! Love the gift card holder idea!

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  10. Great idea for the ATC cards! TFS!

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  11. Great ideas and I love the gift card holder.

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  12. Cute idea! Great use of the pocket!

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  13. I haven't seen many of the supplies they sent you to use. The atc holder has been in my possession for 5 yrs without being used. Argggg.

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    1. We were each sent just the cards not the holder to work with. The holder is really neat for a standing display album. But you could even just use it for card storage!

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  14. What a cool idea! Thanks for sharing!

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  15. Cute idea for another way to use the cards. Thanks for sharing!

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  16. Love how you used the cards especially the gift card holder. Thanks for sharing.

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