Simon Says: It’s A Stitch Up

 
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Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

Thank you for joining us for the Go Fish Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too. CLICK HERE to see who are in the spotlight and who is the lucky winner!

This week the challenge is

It’s A Stitch Up

We would like to see a ‘sewing’ themed project this week. You can use either sewing themed stamps, dies etc or you could add real or faux stitching! Whatever you decide to use, we will be looking forward to seeing what you make!

As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store

 

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Remember to click on the person’s name to see all of the details of how we made these creations and leave these wonderful girls some comment love

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This is Chris’s last week with us in the designer spotlight and we would like to say a huge thank you for all of your fabulous creations over the past few weeks. It has been a great pleasure having you along with us!

 Chris used stitching on her tag made using a Tim Holtz Attic Treasures Cling Stamp Set

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Andrea made a matchbook sewing kit with a Tim Holtz Matchbook Die, Paper Artsy’s Jade Infusions Stain and Tim Holtz’s Block Talk Lowercase Alphabet Die Set.

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Anna-Karin often forgets to use fabric, but really loves it. This week, she made two cards with fabric piecing of adorable Dina Wakley Scribbly Girlies stamps. There is also some fun messy stitching. The papers are from Tim Holtz Correspondence pad.

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Barbara admits thet she’s not very able  to create with fabric and stitches ! Today she has tried to add some stitched detail to her tags made using Idea-ology Textile Surfaces Paperie, Distress stains sprays  and two Sizzix dies: Layered leaf and Feather duo!

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Cathie created a spooky mixed media panel using the Undertaker stamp set and several Sizzix thinlits dies from the new Tim Holtz 2016 Halloween collection.

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Cheiron did some messy stitching using some paper made with stamps from the Dina Wakley Boxed Faces and Funky Shapes sets.

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Emma‘s project combines two Tim Holtz stamp sets ~ Ladies and Gentleman and Dapper to create a card fit for any sartorial gentleman.

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Kath created a canvas panel top for her sewing box using the Sewing Blueprint Stamp Set and decorated with flowers and leaves die cut with the Plush Blooming Heart dies

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Lols  made a card using a Baby Blueprint Stamp Set and stitched the edges using a sewing machine.

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Macarena planted some Flower Garden and Wildflowers on a stenciled and Infusions treated double canvas tags.

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Maura went for a vintage look with her sewing themed Flip Frame from Tim Holtz, along with the Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Vogue stamp and Simon Says Stamp Stitched Oval Frame. Maura admits she has never attempted to sew a Vogue pattern in her life!

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Meihsia made a mixed media tag with a cute Tim Holtz Crazy Dog image, and the edges of the tag were stamped using Tim Holtz Patchwork Pieces. 

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Sandra did a little stitching up around the edges of her card with the Bo Bunny Stitches stamp set and Pewter Embossing Powder
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Zoey used Clearsnap Aladine Pigment and My Mind’s Eye My Story to create this mini album

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So now it’s YOUR turn to get out your inks, paints and all things arty and start creating! We are looking forward to seeing what you make!

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There are fabulous Give Aways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog , if you haven’t subscribed by email you may want to so you don’t miss out

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You have until Monday  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in

We will also be choosing 3 of our entries to put in the spotlight – a special honor where we talk about why we loved that entry in particular and award a special badge too! For the full rules, read the “challenge rules” posted in the side-bar here on our blog.

 

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We also have a Kids Vacation Challenge running until 8am on 31st August, CLICK HERE to go directly to the challenge where you will find all of the details plus you will see what our Junior design Team created!

  1. A lot of creativity for this new challenge ! Congratulations to all of you ! I personally had a lot of fun doing my project, thanks for this new theme !