Bliss - A Girl's Purse Anything Goes

10:24:00 PM Venus and Luanne @ Sisters Craft Cafe 9 Comments

Today's news... for this project,
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Hello everyone! This is my third post for today so I'm posting something different.
I made a girl's purse in black, white, and pink colors using Zebra print paper from DVWV, and solid colored cardstocks from local paper brands.

 To make the purse, I downloaded a template from Splitcoast Stampers. The template is a bit small so I enlarged it on photoshop to fit 8.5"x13" size paper. I printed the template on white cardstock, cut it out,
then traced it on the black cardstock. I have to do these steps, though, since I don't have a cutting machine {I'm still contemplating if I really need to buy one}.

I scored the sides using scor-pal then measured the patterned papers for the flaps and sides.
Using a 2-sided tape, I stuck the sides together. I punched a hole on each side for the handle.
For the embellishments, I used several Spellbinders dies: 
Beaded Circles, Kaleidoscope, and Parisian Motifs. I added a pink pearl brad in the middle and some gems around it. To attach the handle, I used small pink brads.


I stamped the sentiment bliss on a tag created using Cuttlebug Provo Craft dies. Sentiment is also from Provo Craft line Simply Chic Stamps. I used a strand of pearls to hold the tag and further embellished it with a satin ribbon.

I had so much fun making this project, that I'm willing to do a hundred of these (LOL!)

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9 comments:

  1. Oooh La La.....love the purse! I'm always a sucker for a fun little bag. Thanks for linking with TPV- Holly TPV DT

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    1. Hi Holly, thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment. have a beautiful day ahead!

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  2. Congrats! sister. Well deserve its a very beautiful bag

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    1. Thank you sister! I'll teach you how to make one when I visit you in Cebu! I'm excited!

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  3. oh wow this is one stunning bag,really beautiful
    bless you for playing at anything goes this week hugs Cheryl x

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    1. Hi Cheryl,
      Thanks for dropping by my blog. Have a great day ahead and God Bless you too!

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  4. Wonderful card.
    Thanks for joining in the SimonSaysChallenge this week.

    Domi

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  5. Oh wow this is just gorgeous, love the animal print and that 'clasp' of hot pink is stunning!
    Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley
    Hugs
    Kat xx

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  6. Aww this is fab!
    Utterly gorjuss wee creation! Fab wee handbag card!

    Thanks for joining in the fun at Dream Valley Challenges
    Hugs Melly xxx

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