Wednesday, 10 August 2011

Triangles from every Angle with Our Vintage Affair

Good evening to you all in the land of blog. 
An interesting Title don't you think, but what does it actually mean, well today sees the start of the next challenge at


with the fabulous theme of 

"Triangle"
this might be a triangle card, or triangle box or anything with the shape of the triangle...

But before I move on I would like to thank the ladies at Clearly Inspired for selecting me as one of their top five winners

So back to Our Vintage Affair

We are sponsored this challenge by the fabulous "The Craft Barn"

So I decided to try something a colleague from another DT did, which I have to say I thought was stunning, so here is what I created.
I made a trio of triangle boxes.  I used some Pansy papers from the Dragon's Lair
and printed the templates found on the internet directly onto them, now I did make a slight mistake here and printed the template onto the coloured side, instead of the back of the papers, but the little dotted lines looked so good as faux stitching that I adapted my creation to suit.  I have added lots of flowers and a spray of varnish glitter.  Flowers are a mixture of Wild Orchid, Hobby House, Hobby Craft and a branch punch to finish. The ribbon is some pull through ribbon and just finished off the top point of the central box.

Do pop over and take a look at the other wonderful inspirational pieces by the rest of the Design Team.

I would like to say it is lovely to see some new faces joining us at Our Vintage Affair, and I hope lots more of you will hop over and follow along with us.

I would like to welcome all my new followers and wish you all well in the 300 follower candy.   For those of you that have not yet entered the 300 follower candy you can do so here, thank you to Feline for now advertising my candy too. 

OMG!!!! you lot are the best ever 405 followers, I am totally astounded, cannot believe it and even better more candy to buy for September Whoop Whoop !!!!!!!

As always and very importantly I would like to say thank you to all my wonderful visitors who take the time to leave such inspirational comments on my blog, allowing me to hop back over to see your own beautiful work. THANK YOU!!

well cannot wait to see what you all put in the pot this challenge :)

I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges

The Pixie Cottage - Say it with Flowers
Cupcake CraftStitching 
Happiliegh Scrapping - More than one fold
Nettie G's - Fancy Folds
Catch the Bug - Anything Goes
Paper Creator's - All about the flowers

Hugs and enjoy the rest of the week
Kate
xx




29 comments:

Buffy said...

Gorgeous boxes Kate

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful creations kate, beautiful done and great papers you have used.

greetings karin

Pinkllilac said...

Love your creations Kate, all the details are so fabulous and stunning.
Hugs Linda

Rachel Izakowicz said...

Wow! What stunning boxes - so intricate & elegant! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake this week x

McCrafty's Cards said...

These boxes are beautiful Kate, I love the papers you have used
Kevin xx

Curlybear said...

Gorgeous boxes Kate and those papers are lush I love the branch punch that you've used with the flowers,

Have a lovely day,
Hugs Bridget :0) x

AJECreativity said...

Oh my they are gorgeous and yes the dotted lines do add to your creations, the colour of the paper and the flowers are divine...absolutely beautiful xxxx Amanda

Made by Mandy said...

These are really pretty boxes and the flowers are adorable.

Many thanks for joining in with our Special Folds challenge over at Happileigh Scrappin' Challenges

Mandy (DT member for Happileigh Scrappin')

Paul said...

Superb creations. Those are some amazing boxes. Thank you for joining in with us at Catch The Bug and our Anything Goes challenge for August.
TFS
Paul
http://www.craftyblogocks.blogspot.com/

Wendy said...

Really pretty boxes.
Thanks for joining us at paper creator`s crafts, say it with flowers challenge

Violets Corner said...

They are fabulous Kate!

Hugs
Maarit

myriammg said...

hello Kate ! I love your shabby universe and your georgeous work for our vintage affair. Thanks for your visit on my blog !

Sandra said...

These are really pretty:) Sandra H

Arline said...

Ooh these are beautiful...what a fab idea xx

Ellis said...

Wonderful boxes, thanks for joining us at NettieG's digital gems!
Hugs, Elenor

Brodders said...

Fabulous boxes. Thanks for joining us at Cupcakes this week and good luck - Jane x

Annar said...

Gorgeous creations :)))
Hugs
Annar

Deb Mitchell said...

Ohhhhh Kate, your boxes are just so divine Hun- what beautiful papers!!!! Your embellies are to just die for lol! I absolutely love them- what a massive talented chicky babe you are!!!! See- an Inspiration to us all hee hee! Thank you for the love on my 2 cards too- you are a sweetie! xox

hugz, Deb

Sue said...

Hi hun
wow your boxes look stunning, pretty papers gorgeous embelies, sue,x

Lisa Jane said...

what gorgeous boxes - the papers are so pretty
Lisa x

coops said...

wow these are stunning kate.so beautiful :D

xx coops xx

Jodie Mackrell said...

wonderful boxes! thanks for joining this weeks Bugaboo challenge at catch the bug!

Natali said...

Wayyyyy!!! Congratulations with your TOP!!!!
Beautiful boxes!! Are they for presents?! They look like present already )) Faux stitching?! I thoght it is real ))) Really like them!!
Hugs,
Natali (SME)

Ruth said...

What a great take on the Triangle theme Kate...I love it when peeps make enough to make them look like a cake or a pizza! You tho cleverly managed to make different shapes out of the triangles..well done!!

Anna-Lotta said...

Beautiful creations:)

CraftyGals Blog said...

Gorgeous card :) Thankyou for joining us over at Paper Creator Crafts xx

ladyjanet_56 said...

Love your little boxes & yes the false stitching just adds nicely to it. Janet

Theresa said...

Kate, these are fabulous. Love the embelishments you put on the boxes.

Anne said...

Beautiful creations Kate!! Thanks for playing with us at the Pixie Cottage!

Hugs from Anne

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