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Wednesday, 1 January 2014

Going dotty! - Rhedd and Rosie's DT

Hi all,

Happy new year! It is 2014, which is of course one year more fabulous than 2013! I'm so looking forward to a fantastic year filled with crafty goodness!

Anyways, for the first creative sample of the new year, I have my Rhedd and Rosie's DT creation to share with you. The theme this week is Going Dotty, and I decided to go the non-card route with this one.
I know! Straight off the block with a non-card project... I wonder what this will spell for the rest of the year?

Well, here it is:



I took a pair of MDF hearts and covered them in spotty paper before sanding the edges down and applying vintage photo distress ink.
The flowers are WOC, though the trio of small ones started their life off yellow... I gave them the vintage photo distress treatment too, and love how it turned out.

This creation is currently hanging in my kitchen, and has already received much admiration for my daughter. Well, you know teenage girls and hearts! lol.

So, how about you? I'm sure you're all a bit dotty too... wink. So why not join in the fun at Rhedd and Rosie's and make us something to suit?

I'd like to enter this creation into the following challenges:

Altered Eclectics - Alter Something
All crafts Challenge - anything but a card

Have a fabby day folks!

Sammy-x

14 comments:

Sarah said...

Happy New Year Sammy!! What a lovely idea and they look great xx

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Wow this is gorgeous, love the hearts and dots and those flowers are fab too, Happy new Year

brenda said...

This is gorgeous Sammy and love the vintage inspired colours. I found some of these MDF hearts having a clear out yesterday and want to get playing now I have seen yours.

Happy New Year.

B x

Jane Savage said...

Happy New Year, Sammy. Great design love the flowers. xx

Desire Fourie said...

Gorgeously creative. Love the flowers and earthy tones.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

aussie aNNie said...

hAPPY NEW YEAR Sammy, and this is a great start. These almost look like chocolates and are so nice...almost good enough to eat.xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

beautiful Sammy I like the flowers and the twine
Kevin xx

Zoe said...

Happy New Year Sammy, wow these are so cute, xx Zoe xx

Moira Gray said...

Your hearts are just lovely.

Moira xx

Sandie said...

Fabulous hearts...love your colours too...xx

Sue said...

Happy New Year Sammy.
These are gorgeous, I love the colours and beautiful detailing.
Sue xx

cotnob said...

These are gorgeous Sammy, I love the flowers and vintage feel.
Pauline
x

Mrs A. said...

So disappointed that the hearts are not mad of chocolate! Lol. Brilliant idea. Thank you for joining Craft My Life challenge. Hugs Mrs A. (D.T. )

Kat W said...

Ooooh, these are beautiful and I LOVE polka dots!
Has your daughter made off with them yet?!
Big hugs, Kat xx