Sunday, 2 March 2014

Pretty Tin Can

Charisma Cardz Challenge #5 this week was to use something that is not meant to be used for crafting. I went for the easy option and recycled an old tin can from the recycling box and decorated it to make a new pen pot for my desk at work. I covered it with my favourite colours - pin and brown - added some pretty flowers and lots of butterflies and was done. A pretty quick make for me!

And here it is...


Recipe:

Stamps: None

Papers: Early Espresso, Sweet & Sour DSP (Retired) both from Stampin' Up

Inks: None

Accessories: Early Espresso Satin Ribbon (Retired) from Stampin' Up, Heart Border Punch from Martha Stewart, Pippi Butterfly Die from Memory Box, Floral 3 LR0107 Die from Marianne Creatables, Butterfly Die 6003/0023 from Joy Crafts!, Card Candi from Craftworks Cards

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by.

5 comments:

  1. Very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz.
    Joanne x

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  2. fab project, I love the papers you have used and the embellishments. It completely transforms the tin! Thanks for sharing with us at Charisma Cardz this week, good luck! Jo xxx

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  3. Lovely color scheme and such a great altered tin can! Thanks for joining our "Use something not meant for Crafting" -challenge at Charisma Cardz.

    Hugs from Finland,
    Eemeli {DT}

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  4. Adorable, and such lovely bright colours! Thanks so much for playing along this week at Charisma. Good luck and hope to see you again next time.
    Joyce xx

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  5. Lovely project.

    Thanks for sharing at Charisma.

    Susan

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