I am Etsy Inspired….


This week I just decided not to leave it to the last second… so I did my Etsy inspired project this afternoon… and I love how it turned out…  I hope you like it too.  The Store featured this week Opalescence.  She has gorgeous simple jewelry and the most amazing hand spun and hand dyed yarn.  Oh so yummy!!!!   My piece of inspiration is this gorgeous yarn, look at those colors!!!! 

And here is my card… a belated birthday card for my sis!!!  Happy belated bday SIS!!!  and yes, I called her, I just forgot to send her a card!!!!


here are some close-ups of the card, plus the little surprise on how it opens up!  Thanks Jennifer McGuire for an excellent video on how to make these.  I did altered a bit her instructions to fit my card.



Card: Bride collection from Michael’s (clearance section)
Ribbon: Bride collection from Michael’s (clearance section) 
Stamps: “Birthday” by Inque Boutique
Punch: Label by Stampin’ Up
Pattern paper: Guest DT kit from The Mosy Scrapper (paper is by Daisy Bucket)
Embellishments: Plastic Flower from GDT kit for the Mosy Scrapper (by American Crafts)
Inks: Brushed Corduroy Distressed Inks by Ranger