Paper Piecing Technique with Timeless Tags Thinlits Dies

Stampin' Up! Timeless Tags Thinlits, Paper Pieceing Technique, That's the Tag stamp set, That's the Tag Bundle, Birthday Card, Stampin' StudioToday’s card features one of the my favorite items in the  Occasions Catalog, and that’s the the Timeless Tags Thinlits Dies, shown on page 23.  Check it out!  It cuts out oval shaped tags with some fascinating intricate details that can be added.  For this card  I used the flower framelit and decided to do some paper piecing so that the details of it can really shine.  Sticking with the flower theme I added texture to the background with the Petal Burst Embossing Folder

Today’s Color Palette

Today's Color Palette 2-25-17

 

Let’s Take a Closer Look

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Using the Flower die from the Timeless Tags Thinlits Dies, I cut the image four different times.  First in Early Espresso, using just the outlined “flower frame”.  I attached this to the Soft Sky Banner with the Fine-Tipped Glue Pen.  Next I cut it out in Pear Pizzazz saving just the leaves and stem, which I adhered to the corresponding spot inside the “flower frame with the glue pen.  I did the same thing with the Crushed Curry flower center and the Whisper White petals.  The Soft Sky pieces were not pieced in to the flower frame.  Instead I let the blue from the banner show through.  I’ll admit, this card was putzy but I love how it turned out.

Stampin’ Studio Tips

  • Coordination: The That’s the Tag stamp set has words and images that work beautifully with the Timeless tags Thinlits Dies.
  • Easiest:  I found the easiest way to attache the tiny pieces of card stock was with the Fine-Tipped Glue Pen.
  • Sizes: Soft Sky card base is 11″ x 4-1/4″ scored at 5-1/2″.  Early Espresso is 3-3/4″ x 5″.  Whisper White is 3-5/8″ x 4-7/8″.

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Here’s the Deal

I don’t know about you but I love getting a deal on anything.  You can save 10% when you purchase the That’s the Tag stamp set and the Timeless tags thinlits Dies together in the That’s the Tag Bundle.  It’s only $37.75 and by adding the Fine-Tip Glue Pen and the Petal Burst Embossing Folder, you’ve just qualified to choose a Sale-a-bration item for FREE.  Check out all of your Sale-a-bration choices HERE and HERE.

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