Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Its Hip to be Square

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Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Make For the Border Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
We will be back soon with the name of the lucky winner of the $50 Voucher
This week the challenge is

It's Hip To Be Square

We are showcasing our very own Simon Says Stamp Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would love to see them used
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store


I usually mix my cards up with either Square or Rectangle so I wanted to do something different from the usual one image but I just couldn't think of anything. Then I thought it was time to use the Tim Holtz Crazy Dogs. It all started to fall into place.

So I decided to use the Simon Says Stamp Stitched Squares to make the frames and then worked out which crazy dogs heads would work together. Out came my colouring Prismacolor pencils and I didn't buy the dies for the stamps so I fussy cut them but I run a Tim Holtz Distress Marker Pumice Stone round the edges to hide the white core paper.

I purposely made sure that the dogs ears, nose or tongue overlapped the frames. I laid the frames where I wanted them to go and then stamped the Simon Says Stamp Choose Happy sentiment in the spare square.

The rest of the card didn't need to be too busy because the stars are the crazy dogs. So I used the Lawn Fawn Beachside Pint size and I chose the stars so I could use the Simon Says Stamp Bundle of Stitched Shapes stars.

So now it's YOUR turn.  Happy Crafting
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33 comments:

  1. Dog gone adorable! This is so cute!

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  2. OMG, this is the cutest card ever!! I LOVE those dogs in the stitched square frames! Adorable!!

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  3. Oh, I love your design, Debby! Love the doggie "portraits"!!

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  4. Oh, I love your design, Debby! Love the doggie "portraits"!!

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  5. aww how cute is this!! :-) LOVE it :-) It makes me want to get my Crazy Dog set out right now!! :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  6. This is just fabulous, Debby! How clever of you and what a fab way to use these crazy pups, Jo x

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  7. This is great! Such a funny card, I love it!

    hugs,
    Ank

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  8. Stunning design, Debby! Love the vibrant colors and the way you popped up the dogs! :)

    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  9. Such a fun and fabulous card Debby..the crazy dogs are awesome..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  10. Such a fun card Debby jus love those doggies

    Anne

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  11. This is brilliant Debby, love the fun doggie stamps and the fab design
    Lorraine x

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  12. What a fantastic card ! Love those little dogs xx

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  13. Debby, I just adore this card, and am definitely going to have to try this idea out with a few Crazy Dogs of my own. :)

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  14. Super cute! Love them and your lovely work!

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  15. A super card Debby, brilliant design.
    Pauline
    x

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  16. A great fun card and love the images and design. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  17. I had to post here as well as on FB. I absolutely am over the top over this card. You always come up with such unique and creative designs. Well done, you. Hugs, Kathy

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  18. This card is just AWESOME, Debby! Those dogs are so funny, and you've made them look even funnier by giving them some great dimension.

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  19. Gosh! This is so darn cute. I LOve your colours and design.
    Chrissyxx

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  20. This card has to be the BEST TH Crazy Dogs card I've seen - it's fabulous! That square design, with the "windows", is perfect for your card!

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  21. What a fabulous design Debby with the squares on a square, and those dogs are so cute, and love the sentiment and the bright blue stars too. x

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  22. Wow!!!!This is sooo super cute!Love it!

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  23. This is fabulous! Those dogs are adorable and you've brought them to life!

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  24. This is fabulous! Those dogs are adorable and you've brought them to life!

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  25. This is soooooo adorable!!! love how the dogs are layered up and coming to life!!! So fun!!!

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  26. This is REALLY REALLY COOL.
    Love what you did with the windows!!!

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  27. Oh I love these dogs in the frames... super cute :)
    Jenny x

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  28. Awesome card! Your coloring is amazing.

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  29. This is my very favorite piece for this challenge...simply too cute!

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  30. Love, love this card. It's adorable.

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Debby