Monday, June 6, 2011

Wait for it...

This is one of those cards that I didn't LOVE at first, but something about it is growing on me!  Inspired by the  Moxie Fab The I'm Sew Excited! Challenge!, I made this to tuck into my card stash (got the perfect person, who will have to wait;)  
This one was a lot of fun to make!  I love, love, love the Lawn Fawn needle and sewing machine.   {They stamp like a dream}   I didn't have a ruler stamp, so I just cut a strip and wrote in the lines with a fine tip Sharpie.   
And how can you not like a little tomato and strawberry (btw, tomato and strawberry, who thought of that?).  I used my small flower punch and circle punch to make the tomato.  Too much fun!
{aloha, jj}

P.S. I just wanted to post what came with my recent Lawn Fawn order.  An actual handwritten note and a bonus stamp!  Well, Mike, wherever you are dude, big ups to you and Lawn Fawn!  You definitely made a fan out of me!  Thanks!  {aloha, jj}
Stamps:  Sew Lovely (Lawn Fawn), Typewriter Alphabet (Plaid)
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black
Paper: White, red, gold cardstock (Papertrey Ink), Polka dot (Lush)
Embellishments: Buttons, embroidery thread, narrow grosgrain, petite clothespin, ball stick pins

Other: Scallop edger, circle punch, small flower punch (Fiskars), foam dots


  1. The tomato & strawberry are so awesome! (And seriously, who DID think of that? I mean, why not large & small of the same fruit? Or, I don't know, anything that makes more sense?lol)
    I absolutely love how you incorporated so many sewing icons into the letters...fabulous!!

  2. the tomato and strawberry are a fabulous edition to this card, very cute job!

  3. Hey JJ! Thanks for linking this up to the I'm Sew Excited! challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm "sew" glad you joined in on all the fun! :)


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