Monday, July 28, 2014

MIM #174: Diamond Wallpaper Stamping

Ashley shows us how to create a diamond wallpaper for our cards
this week on Make It Monday.

Truthfully, I felt as though I was on overload!
So many stamps, so many possibilities.
So I turned to Pinterest for a spark.

Found this sweater,
And was inspired by the colors and pattern.

Stamps: PTI Background Basics: Chevron Stripes, Background Basics: Stitching, 
Gatsby Glamour, Leave It Be, Big Ticket Additions (hello)
Dies: Mat Stack 7, Leave It Be
Inks: Fine Linen, Pure Poppy, Aqua Mist
Cardstocks: Aqua Mist, Pure Poppy, Rustic White, Vellum
Zing Rouge Embossing Powder
Freckled Fawn Enamel Dew Drops

Come play along here:


  1. Wow...this is one amazing card Nancy! I love how you patterned it after the gorgeous sweater.

  2. so pretty and I am in love with that sweater!!

  3. This is so awesome! Love your inspiration and your stamping is phenomenal! Thanks for participating in this week's Make It Monday!

  4. Wow - you are a pro, Nancy. Gorgeous design and such detail!

  5. Totally amazed. So creative and fearless. I want that sweater!

  6. Beautiful, Nancy! Love the stamps you used for the background, the 'hello' in that bright red frame is stunning and those leaves set off to the side with enamel droplets are the perfect finishing touch.

  7. I love that you were inspired by that beautiful you sure captured the design of the sweater on your card! Beautiful!

  8. Stunning Nancy! I love the sweater too and how you patterned your card after it. And using the chevrons to make diamonds was it!! :0)

  9. Beautiful Nancy. Great take on this challenge.

  10. I love how you chose an inspiration photo of your own. Beautifully done!

  11. Nancy, this is simply BEAUTIFUL!
    Love your take on the MIM.

  12. Such a great idea. Love your finished card, it certainly has the wow factor. :)
    Shaz x

  13. Outstanding!! I can hardly believe you didn't use patterned paper! Beautiful card and a wonderful take on your inspiration photo!



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