Friday, April 12, 2013

Repurpose, Upcycle, Recycle, Redo, Make it my own

 Several Years ago I received a swap (last picture) and decided to Up cycle, recycle, redo, or make it my own... which ever word you'd like to label it.  It starts with a paper bag

This was the original swap that I received, Several Years ago.  How fun it was to find it and change it up a bit,

Purse Gift Bag
Stamp Set:  Tiny Tags (Page 124)
Card Stock:  Early Espresso, Crumb Cake,
DSP:  Tea for Two, (Page 3 Spring Catalog)  # 129311 $10.95 12 sheets 2 each of 6 double sided designs 12x12 acid and lignin Free
Ink:  Early Espresso
Accessories:  Big Shot, Honey Comb Embossing folder #129378 $7.95 (Page 6 Spring Catalog) Floral Frames Framelits (Page 191)  #127012 $26.95, Vintage Faceted Designer Buttons, 127555 $5.95, 7/16” Natural Trim Ribbon (Page 20 Spring Catalog) 129287 $ 6.95 earthy feel, burlap inspired.  Made of flax and Cotton 5 yards, Jewelry Tag (Page 183) 117190
$12.95, Paper Sack (lunch size), Stampin Dimensionals, Sticky Strip, Mini Glue Dots, Paper Piercer, and Silver Brad
Design:  Up Dated old swap!  (No name)