Tips & Tricks for May Parkersburg WV

May's the perfect time to say "thanks" to Mom or a friend, and what better way to slip her candy or a note than in a paper-purse design she will love? Here's how Paula Hogan, a designer for Stampin' Up!, created this appealing look with the company's supplies.

Goodwin Candice
(304) 424-6005
1111 Division St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Crafts 2000
(304) 485-7776
100 Parkertowne
Parkersburg, WV
 
Knit-N Hook
(304) 697-9276
703 6th Ave
Huntington, WV
 
Crafts 2000
(304) 485-7776
100 Parkertowne
Parkersburg, WV
 
Crafts & Sew Much More
(304) 949-1888
9105 Maccorkle Ave
Charleston, WV
 
Wva Paint Co Inc
(304) 485-5553
636 Camden St
Parkersburg, WV
 
Jo Ann Fabrics And Crafts
(304) 485-3876
2311 Ohio Ave
Parkersburg, WV
 
Jay Michael Craft & Art Supply
(304) 254-8885
701 S Eisenhower Dr
Beckley, WV
 
American Picture Framing
(304) 253-3333
205 Beckley Plz
Beckley, WV
 
Imperial Teachers Store
(304) 233-0711
2347 Main St
Wheeling, WV
 

Tips & Tricks for May

The Tips & Tricks column in the May 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes shared how to create chic shoe accents and paper shoes, generate a colorful backdrop in seconds, make alcohol-ink leaves and more. Following are additional details not found in the magazine!

Create a Cute Purse Look

May's the perfect time to say "thanks" to Mom or a friend, and what better way to slip her candy or a note than in a paper-purse design she will love? Here's how Paula Hogan, a designer for Stampin' Up!, created this appealing look with the company's supplies.

Purse holder by Stampin' Up!

Purse Holder by Paula Hogan for Stampin' Up!. Supplies Cardstock: Certainly Celery, Pink Pirouette and Very Vanilla (all textured) and Close to Cocoa; Patterned paper: Candy Lane Designer Series, Certainly Celery Patterns and Pink Pirouette Patterns Designer Series; Stamps: Eastern Blooms; Ink: Close to Cocoa Classic and Pink Pirouette Classic; Ribbon: Pink Pirouette 5/8" striped grosgrain and Pretty in Pink 3/8" taffeta; Rub-ons: Bright Delight and Many Occasions; Die-cutting machine: Sizzix Big Shot for Stampin' Up!; Dies: Bag w/Scallops Bigz XL, Beautiful Butterflies Bigz, Matchbox Bigz XL, Naturally Serif Sizzlits Decorative Strip and Scallop Circle #2 Bigz; Other: 1/4" circle punch, button latte and crochet thread.

 

To create the purse holder:

1. Cut purse box from Pink Pirouette textured cardstock using a Big Shot machine and Bag w/Scallops Bigz XL die.

2. Stamp branch image in Pink Pirouette ink on front of bag and apply rub-on image using wooden applicator included in packaging. Assemble bag.

3. Cut butterflies from Candy Lane Designer Series paper using Big Shot machine and Butterflies die. Tie two small butterflies together using crochet thread; adhere to bag.

4. Punch hole in each side of bag using 1/4" circle punch. Tie Pink Pirouette grosgrain ribbon through each hole to form a handle.

5. Tie crochet thread through holes of button; adhere to bag.

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