Sunday, September 9, 2012

090812 CKC Vintage View Kit

Once again we have a wonderful kit to counterfeit, this time from Birds of a Feather Kit Co. 


My main kit papers:


 My add-on papers:



 My goodies:














         







I used the starburst stamp from last month's kit to counterfeit the buttons.

I drew a small circle around the center of the image using a template from my 1/2" circle punch.
Then another circle using my 1" punch.
(Wish I had a 1-1/4" circle punch - had to freehand cut the final circle, trying to connect the points!)
Then using my Silent Setter I punched the "buttonholes", 
then colored in the alternate blocks with white ink to make the pattern.


Now that I look at them together, I may punch them at that 2nd circle...
and oops! there are 4 buttonholes, not 2!

Next the kraft frames.

(I like mine better!)

Then the memorabilia pockets.


And this is what I plan to use for my wire hanger:


It came off of some product packaging & should be perfect.
I have a few more somewhere... hope I can find them!

I have a piece of canvas & eyelets to make my own banner pieces, 
plus a few other things that give a nod to some of the papers.
For example, the JB Composition Book stamp & the vintage paper circle.

I am planning to collect a few more bits & bobs to round out my embellis.
And as usual I am giving myself the freedom to choose a white, black or kraft background,
and whatever alphas I decide I want, although I will include one that is similar to the kit. 

Now I just need to get busy making pages.
I can't wait to see some of the tutorials that are coming, 
especially how to counterfeit those dreamy Jenni Bowlin feathers.
Thanks for looking!

17 comments:

  1. Great kit, love your handmade embellishments

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  2. Oh, I love the clean look of your blog post! Such a great mix of papers...all with that vintage feel.

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  3. ditto on what Sassycrapper said. Your pics are so clear and bright! I am reinspired just looking at them.

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    1. Ahem....I meant SassySCRAPPER. Where is the edit button?

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    2. LOL these pics were taken in the worst light in my hallway at midnight, haha
      Thank Heaven for photo editing software.
      I always love & appreciate your comments, btw :~)

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    3. LOL!!!!! THAT may just be sassy, too! So funny!

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  4. Wow you have counterfeited well love how you did the buttons and that wire shape will make a super hanger.
    btw you asked where I got the wooden shapes in the little boxes, they came from The Range made by Knorr Prandell www.knorrprandell.com

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    1. Thanks so much for sharing the info! Those are wonderful - I'm in hot pursuit!

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  5. Wowza!!! This is an incredible kit! And your presentation is so professional! Cannot wait to see what you do with all these lovely kit items!!!

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  6. Wow! Such a beautiful selection - I love all of the blue/green colours in your patterned papers and your counterfeited elements are just gorgeous. I can't believe you made all that effort to counterfeit the buttons! Amazing!

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  7. I love your paper choices and all those embellies especially the buttons!!

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  8. Great kit and love all those great pictures!!

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  9. Fantastic kit-I think I like yours as well as I like my own!! Your handmade/counterfeit embellies are just fab!

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  10. Your counterfeited items are so awesome!!! Love it!!! They rock! Well done!

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