Hi everyone, MFT’s October Vault is now open and ready for purchase!! This month you’ll see some old favorites returning: BB Toasty Greetings Stamp Set, BB Toasty Greetings Die-namics, BB Merry Christmoose Stamp Set, BB Merry Christmoose Die-namics, ALM You Shine Stamp Set, ALM You Shine Die-namics, PI Angel Stamp Set, PI Angel Die-namics, Comfy Sweater Die-namics and Merry Frame Die-namics.
I really could not be happier to see a la Modes making a come back! I always loved them and hated when that line was retired. So today I’m using ALM You Shine Stamp Set and Die-namics for my CAS design. To begin I stamped the image on No Line Coloring card stock with Extreme Black Hybrid Ink, cut it out with the coordinating Die-namics, and colored it with Copic markers. I knew I wanted her to be the center of attraction but it needed more that just the image so I thought to dry emboss Radiating Rays Stencil to add some texture and play off of the “shine” part of the product name. So I embossed a piece of Sweet Tooth card stock and popped it up on a card base of Wild Cherry card stock.
Then I added the image, also using foam tape. I heat embossed the sentiment on Black Licorice card stock cut with Fishtail Flag Trio Die-namics, added it with foam tape, and was done! I didn’t think it really needed any embellishments so I stopped right there.
- You can enter for a chance to win a $50 MFT shopping spree by commenting on the two vault launch posts on the MFT Blog before 8 PM EDT on October 18. Please leave only one comment per person, per day.
- One winner will be randomly selected, and the winner will be announced at 8 AM EDT on October 20 on the MFT Blog.
Thanks so much for stopping by! See you back tomorrow for more inspiration from the October Vault!
All products from My Favorite Things unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: ALM You Shine
Die-namics: ALM You Shine, Fishtail Flag Trio, A2 Rectangle STAX Set 2
Stencils: Radiating Rays
Hybrid Ink: Extreme Black
MFT Card Stock/Specialty Papers: Sweet Tooth, Black Licorice, Wild Cherry, No Line Coloring
Supplies/Tools: foam mounting tape, Smart Grid Paper Pad, Mini MISTI, Mini MISTI Grid Paper Pad, MISTI Bar Magnets, Square Bone Folder, Scor-Buddy, craft tweezers
Other: Die-cutting machine, paper cutter, Copic markers, tape runner, white detail embossing powder, Embossing Magic, Multi Medium Matte Glue, Precision Tip Glue Applicator Bottle, QuickStik Pick-up Tool, Sakura White Gelly Roll Pen, plastic eraser