Thursday, 18 March 2010

Love grows - altered cross stitched frame




I decided to do some non 12*12 lo- really a try, as I always scrap 12*12.
So this plastic circle frame for doing cross stitch was in my stash (me- cross stitch? 20 years ago maybe...) and this old curtain leftovers(yards and yards of it ) were perfect for this one- you can call anything but paper craft- also I used a bit of paper and acetate on it too.
You can see the backside picture of this one too to understand it better and it is for wall hanging, not for the album item.I also left the lace " as is"- I think it is more interesting this way, also it can be cut in a second around the frame
I did it for Artastic march challenge prompt and for some other web challenges
Something old- new again- all my recycling - for Little paper shop
New- technique on a frame- flowers- tassel- for Fab n' funky--
Flowers for Creative cottage
Buttons ans bows for Studio 101--
Color inspiration for Creative prompts
Anything goes for Paper cutz
Recycle- thise plastic frame and the lace too- for Inky impressions
Spring for Pink elephant\
Green and butterfly for Flutter and paper make up
Flower power for Crafty calendar
Not 12*12 lo for Pamela's world

21 comments:

Donna said...

Stunning frame and so beautifully embellished...thanks for joining in the fun at The Creative Cottage :) Donna x

Melissa Craig said...

This is stunning! Wow! What a fabulous gift idea.

Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

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Helen said...

Beautiful!
Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
Helen x

Dotty Jo said...

How unusual Irit - you have such a creative mind! Jo x

Danni said...

So pretty and unique! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Carol Ann said...

Fantastic idea to alter the frame it's beautiful I just love that image with the birds! Thanks for playing along at Magical crafts.
Carol Ann xx

andrea said...

fantastic project,thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky this week
andrea

Michelle said...

WOW what a great idea - very pretty! Thanks for joining us at FBW this week!

Randi said...

Amazing project!! Thanks for playing along with FBW this week!

Pam Varnell said...

Love the frame. Thanks for playing along with our challenge at Oh Alice.

my5bratz said...

gorgeous, thanks for joining us at FnF :0)

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is stunning!! Look at all the texture and dimension! Thanks so much for joining us at Saturday Spotlight!

*Vicki* said...

WOW!! IRIT, your creations are always so unique and inspiring!! I love seeing what you come up with!! Such a clever take on this challenge and I LOVE it all!!! Thanks for joining us at Saturday Spotlight sweetie!! HUGS

Becky said...

Wow! This is so gorgeous!!!
Thanks so much for joining us at The Creative Cottage Challenge!
Love Becky xx

Shar said...

Very pretty and fabulous idea! I never thought of altering a needlework frame. Wonderfully clever!

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

This is a stunning project hunny what a lovely idea! thank you for joining in with our Creative Cottage challenge this week Linda x

Jessica G. said...

Beautiful way to re-purpose various slightly neglected items into an amazing creation! Thanks for playing in this week's Tuesday Morning Sketch challenge!!

Crystal said...

This is gorgeous and so creative!!! Thanks so much for joining us at Inky Impressions!

Nancy said...

Stunning mix of mediums!! Thanks for fluttering with us this week!

itsabrt said...

Wow Irit way to think outside the box, or in this case the sphere! What a stunning creation! Thanks for playing along with our recycling theme at Inky Impressions have a great day! Beth

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