Friday, February 28, 2014

Sister Stamps Release #21 -- Kimie, Jade & Moon

Hello!  Back with my last project showcasing Sister Stamps Release #21

I made another project using all 3 images.  I think the images work so well together that sometimes it's hard to just focus on one.  They all look so cute together! 

So this is a bit different for me.  But I had this empty metal cookie container and it was so nice that I couldn't just throw it away.  I washed it out and wondered what I would do with it.  I liked that is was metal meaning magnets would stick on it and I recently got these cute magnets from Jenny that I wanted to display on here.  Sorry, did not photo the magnets actually on here.  They are totally cute though!  And I love looking at them.  Anyway, I had my hubby use some white metal primer to paint the can a couple of coats so that when I wrapped the thin washi paper around it, the bright words wouldn't show through.  Glad he likes to do stuff like that so I can keep my hands clean.  After, I wrapped the washi paper around but it was like an inch short to cover completely so I added some flowers in that space to cover it up.  This is one side of the can and you can see Jade on there.

This is the other side of the flowers and you can see Moon hopping on there.  The funny thing is that I wanted to add the word Create on the can but it was a bit too long especially with these big glitter chipboard letters I've had for a while.  So I just put my name!  Short and to the point.  It's my can after all and it'll sit on my desk.  I added some rhinestones to the flowers and some metal charms that the Yumi & Fumi girls were nice enough to send me.  Oh, and I wrapped the top and bottom of the can with some lace ribbon and mesh bling.

And here is Kimie all the way on the other side.  I added some pearl blingy things too.  Most of the space here is filled with the cute magnets I mentioned earlier.  After I made all this, my hubby thought it was a bit too busy for his taste.  Well, that's why it has my name on it and not his!

Please check out the DT too!

Jo Thompson (Guest DT)
Jenny (Sister Stamps)

Thanks so much for stopping by! 


Leanne said...

bahahaha!! Yea, you tell him! ^.^
This is gorgeous! Love all the purty colors, and details. The little words are fun mixed in with the beautiful flowers. You should definitely consider a coloring tutorial, your coloring is always fabulous! What else can I say that I haven't already said? hmmm... You rock Eva!
Happy Friday!

Cheryl said...

Super cute canister! Love all the bling and flowers! And it's purple! Ha, yeah, nice, your name fits just right! I think your hubby was invested after painting the can!

Creations by Shirl said...

Sweet project, love all those wee charms...

Handmade Cuties said...

This is so pretty Eva. I like the colors and the layers. Wondering how you got your husband to do some crafty work with you...need help here. Have a nice day and enjoy your weekend.

Lynn said...

Great recycled tin project. Love the washi paper and how you decorated it with the SS images. Nice embellishments especially the lace trim. Thanks for the beautiful idea.

Jo said...

Did I say that your coloring is awesome! I love how you colored Jade. Cute container.

Denice said...

oh, this is gorgeous! I love the idea of using the tin and the magnets....perfect!