More cards from that GORGEOUS red Jillibean Soup Watermelon Gazpacho Collection paper. I LOVE that paper. I am so drawn to red and damask. And that small print on 6x6 pads makes the prettiest cards. Like the paper from that Jillibean Soup pad my sister Pat *Hi Pat!* gave me, she gave me all of her scraps from the red sheets as well. I made these 4 cards and I think a couple more, just from scraps. You can see in the pictures what I had to work with. Most of the scraps were 1-1 1/2x3-4". They were all layered on a 4x 5 3/8 red mat on top of a 4 1/4x5 1/2 white cardstock base. All of these have a hand dyed seam binding, dyed with Tim Holtz Antique Linen Distress Stain and some water with Perfect Pearls added. It makes the ribbon creamy with just a hint of metallic sheen. So pretty. I dye YARDS of this combo at a time, I LOVE it! I thread a button on button twine and tie it on the knot of the bow that has been tied around 3-4 times. The top 2 cards use a stamped, inked frame from Just Because Cards Criket cartridge. The 3rd card has a "doily" from Limitless Layers and Recollections flowers from Michael's. There is also a Tiny Tag from PTI. The last card has a tag made from PTI Jar Label. I think all of these scrap cards are just beautiful. They are made with BEAUTIFUL paper. Don't throw your scraps away, especially if it is paper you love!
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