Thursday, September 23, 2010

Fashionette Lil Lolita 60's Mod Ivy

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I made this card using Fashionette Lil Lolita 60's Mod Ivy from Tickled Pink Stamps. The challenge is to create a card or project with stitching, via faux, hand or machine stitched. We hope you can play along with us this week. I picked up this paper at a local scrapbook store my Mom just discovered - and the best part was they were open 'til midnght on the weekends!

Sketch: Mojo Monday - Sketch #70
Challenge: Lil Lolita Boutique - Challenge #16
Main Stamp: Fashionette Lil Lolita - 60's Mod Ivy (LL&L)
Patterned Paper: School Spirit Collection (Crate Paper)
Copic Colors:
-skin: E00, E11
-eyes: G21, G24, G28
-hair: YR20, YR21, YR23
-clothes: R22, R24, R7, R29, BG72, BG75, BG78, E55, E57, E59, W2, W4

Did you know? A matryoshka doll, also known as a Russian nesting doll or a babushka doll, is a set of dolls of decreasing sizes placed one inside the other. The first set was carved in 1890 by Vasily Zvyozdochkin from a design by Sergey Malyutin, who was a folk crafts painter. His eight doll set was inspired by a set of Japanese wooden dolls representing the Seven Lucky Gods.
[Matryoshka Doll,]


  1. Oh wow Barbara! I love these papers with Ivy. Super cute,

  2. Oh Ivy is superb ! And your card is beautiful !

  3. I agree these papers are just perfect with Ivy. love your colouring!
    Hugs leonie

  4. So gorgeous Barbara, I love those papers, and OMG the shop was open to midnight?? How awesome!! Love your Sunflower too:-)

  5. Ivy looks amazing Barbara. You have coloured her perfectly. I love the dp you have used too. Hugs Jackie

  6. Barbara, great colour combo, the layout is very cool.

  7. This is AWESOME Barbara!! I love the colors you have used!! Such a great layout and the DP is perfect!!
    Great work!!

  8. This looks so cool, Barbara! Love those papers, the colors are fantastic with Ivy!

  9. I am jealous that your store is open until midnight! Love the card. I use my glue glider everyday, love it.

  10. Love this little sweetie. I agree the glue glider is great. Thanks for the opportunity for the blog candy.

  11. Barbara WOW Ivy looks absolutely ROCKIN on this gorgeous creation you have come out with to inspire!
    Kellie xx

  12. Yourt card is perfect for Ivy. The papers are ace, wow a store open til midnight could be very dangerous! Hugs from Bron xox

  13. omgosh, i love all the elements you used on your card. this ivy is one of my favs i have to admit!


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