Thanks for joining me today .I have a lovely project with a tutorial for my GDT post on Craftsneed blog.
If you are someone who likes vintage then I'm sure u will wish to try this out!
But if u are not a vintage fan like me u
can still make it in any theme of your choice
I have listed a step by step tutorial for u guys. Hope u like what I made .
Before hopping to the tutorial let's see what all we need and what we are actually going to make
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Good Day all,Anushree here
Today I am on Craftsneed blog with small information on Dies.This whole topic is too long to cover in one post,so today I will focus on some portions and surely will cover rest soon in next post.In this post,I will talk about what are Dies,what is their use and how to use them and many more similar queries. Before that let me show you a card which I have made majorly by using Dies.
Now lets start with little flashback.Paper cutting always fascinated me from very childhood,I loved using scissors to cut various designs.When I started crafting professionally, I also tried my hands on various kinds of knives,few of which I still use occasionally. Then one day I saw this beautiful card with lovely intricate design...I was stunned.I just wanted to know how it was done.On asking I got to know its done with Dies...and that was just beginning,I am still hoarding them.
Dies are honestly one of most beautiful tool a crafter has.Yes it does involve some investment wherein we need Die cutting machine either manual or mechanical.A manual die cutting machine will also require Dies as their fuel.
For this post I will stick to manual machine and its working.I have a beautiful powder blue and teal color Sizzix Big shot machine ,This has cutting pads which actually helps in getting die cut.
So we place our dies and paper/felt/fabric/thin chipboard/acetate/craft foam/sticky back canvas/denim/sandpaper in between these pads and pass through the machine to get beautiful Die cuts.
Mostly dies are made of metal where companies use steel in manufacturing these dies.Other manual Die cutting machines are from brands like Cuttlebug,Vagabond and Wizard.Most of the dies works with all of these machines.So major job of a die is to cut shapes but there are also few dies which serve more purposes like embossing and stenciling.The die packaging will mention if they can serve multi purpose .
The price of these dies depends on various parameters like size, quality and yes foremost brand value. I have dies with starting range of rs 150 to rs 2200.I am not sure if there are more expensive dies than this but if customization is there, for price of dies, sky is the limit. Attaching few pics of metal dies.
pics of Die cuts
For storage, mostly people worldwide uses magnetic sheets (craftsneed also have these magnetic sheets) to store them with ease.
Craftsneed store has wide variety of Craft dies ,you can click on this link to actually witness whole collection of super quality dies http://www.craftsneed.com/craft-dies-2 .
The store has some major brands like Tattered lace, Spellbinders, Sizzix, Cheerylynn, Joy craft ,Penny black and many more.
So its time to explore this beautiful form of crafts. Hop on to the site and choose your favourite soon.
There are still many portions related to this topic which I will cover in my next post. Hope you enjoyed this one.
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Hello friends,Today I Rashmi have a beautiful scrapbook to show you all in my Guest designing post for Craftsneed.
Firstly , before talking about my project I wish to thank Craftsneed for the opportunity and trusting my work !
So now coming to what I created using the fun products from the store !
I had used my favorite papers Nakshathra designs and Papericious ! Both only available together at craftsneed.com
So I came up with a merged scrapbook using both these papers as they are perfect for baby boy album
I used Its a boy from Papericious and Bundle of joy banner from the chippies
Also I have used Charming prince paper pack from Nakshathra designs .
Have used lots of ribbons and embellishments too plus few handmade resins .Now lets jump on to pictures
All material is available at http://www.craftsneed.com/
Thanks for dropping by !
Thanks for dropping by !
Friday, 17 February 2017
Hello friends,Riddhi here
Today again with Craftsneed I am back with a simple LOVE layout I created with supplies from the store.
Check the images below:
Below are the few pictures I clicked while making this.
Few close-up shots
Supplies I have used :
- Papericious pattern paper
- Buralp ribbon
- Powder glitter
- Paper doilies
- Iris paper for making flowers
- Distress ink for edges
- Other Basic supplies
Thanks for stopping by. Hope you like my creation.
Monday, 13 February 2017
How are you all? Happy Valentine’s day to all my friends! Myself Bhavani Balaji here, have come up with a valentine’s day project. Hope you all like this…. I will give brief introduction to the project. I named it as “Gypsy Wagon Valentines Party”. Sounds interesting, right? Yes, this is simply not a wagon alone, it holds mini album inside it. I will share some of close-up pics in detail but I don’t have a tutorial for this.
ok let’s not delay further here we go….
Right side view
This is right side view of the wagon both the sides I have done beads hangings which gives a celebration mood...on the roof I have stuck the hand made flowers, leaves and some flourish. you can see two mini pots with mini flowers and leaves. u can also see the steps that I have made.
Left side View
This is the left side view of the wagon with window.
Handmade Clay Cake And Table Chair
Top view backside
Top view front view
Some more close up shots of mini pots, flowers, cake , table, chair all are hand made.
If we open the wagon, u can see the mini album. Few glimpse of album
Pics of flowers and danglers
PAPERICIOUS pattern paper latest edition “BLUSH” – 12x12 & “PERFECT AFFAIR”- 6x6 - http://www.craftsneed.com/papericious-premium-edition-blush-12x12
Few embellishments, Beads, Mini Flower Pots, Mini Cake (which I have done with Thai clay), Chipboards, Black Cardstock, Laces, Pipe Cleaners, Half pearls, Organza Bow etc.,http://www.craftsneed.com/miniature-pots-set-of-8
Hope you all enjoyed it as I did. leave some love on the comments column and Please do share.
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