Layering Love By The Shore

Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator Pootles – Layering Love By The Shore

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The second I saw this paper pack and this pattern in particular, I immediately saw deckchairs. It’s probably more accurate to consider old fashioned boating blazers, but it’s definitely for water type stuffs!

So I created my card using 2 of the papers from the By The Shore pack and loved the pairing I’d made. I wanted to separate them a little, so my panel of DSP is the lovely Dapper Denim that’s the stripe in the middle with a trio of the matching enamel heart shapes along it.

I didn’t want to be to twee and matchy matchy with my card, so the little twist of rustic-like linen thread worked just right for me as an elevated decoration, but then I decided that I wanted to keep the rest of the card flat, hence the Layering Love sentiment stamped straight onto the paper. That’s a style I can’t remember ever doing, but I rather like it!

Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Pootles - Layering Love By The Shore

So I hope you like my card today, whether you see it as a deckchair or a boating blazer or as something else!

S x

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Sam Hammond

Stampin’ Up! UK Independent Demonstrator

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  1. Love these colours Sam and, like you, i immediately thought summer, beach huts, sandy sandwiches! Love it. Thanks.

  2. Lynda S says:

    Suitably nautical Sam. It is peeing down with rain here in Sydney today….so this is a welcome ray of sunshine ooxx

  3. Reminded me of the caravan awning and the wind-breaker we used to take down to the beach Sam. The pack certainly invokes memories of childhood summers. Thank you.

  4. Diana W says:

    Lovely Sam,
    And I, too, forget about stamping on DSP. Thanks for the reminder.

  5. Christine Reid says:

    Fab card!

  6. Deanette says:

    Like this card! Don’t think I had really noticed this paper, but I LIKE that! Like what you did w/ stamping directly on the paper! I am such a butterfly and flower “nut person”, but sometimes it is nice to have something entirely different! This is just perfect!!!

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