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22 June, 2015

Watercolor Wings Hallett Bag

Hi everyone,

Thanks for stopping by and for all your wonderful comments. I'm honored to have you here and I truly appreciate each of you more than you know!

I know that this is the fourth Watercolor Wings creation I've shared with you in a week, but I LOVE the set and there are SO many things you can do with it.

The original Hallett bag designed by my Stampin' Sister Caroline uses a piece of 12" long DSP for the bag. No DSP that size? NO problem! You can sub in two pieces that are 6" x 3½" and you can even create your OWN DSP using a favorite stamp set. Yep, I've done BOTH for today's. The only difference between this version and Caroline's original is that I've got the seams on either end, rather than at the back...





Card: Whisper White and Coastal Cabana (retired)
Ink: Soft Sky, Pool Party and Lost Lagoon
Stamp set: Watercolor Wings
Tools: Bold Butterfly Framelits and Envelope Punch Board
Adhesive: Sticky Strip (retired) and Tombow

Caroline's original measurements... my substitutions
Bag base 2½" x 5¼, scored on all sides at ½"
Bag sides 3½" x 12"... 3½" x 6" (2)
Edging ½" x 12" (3)... ½" x 6" (6) for the top, bottom and inside of the bag
Handles 3/8" x 6" (2)

Challenges...
#188 AAG at Word Art Wednesday
#181 AAG at Pixie's Snippets Playground
#151 Monochromatic at Brown Sugar Challenges
#267 AAG at Craft your passion challenge

I'll be back on Wednesday with another creation, so I hope you'll join me then.

Hugs, Em

15 comments:

  1. Gorgeous! Love the design.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Fabulous beautifully designed. Hugs Jennifer xx

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  3. Hi Em this is gorgeous I love that you have even decorated the envelopes. Hugs Jackie

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  4. Fabulous Em!! Great way to use up snipppets.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  5. Love the bag and note cards and envelopes. The stamp set is wonderful and I love the colors that you used. Ta Ta For Now.

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  6. Your creation is Awesome!! I love the whole set! Fantastic! Thanks for joining The Brown Sugar challenge.

    Hugs
    Joanie

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  7. Wow, this is such a great creation. Love how it all matches beautifully. What a perfect gift this will make! Love it!
    Enjoy your day.
    ♥ Lena
    Lena’s Creations

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  8. A gorgeous project, love the colour combo

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  9. Really beautiful, I love the soft colours....very pretty. Hugs Shelly xx

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  10. Super gorgeous and my favourite colour!! Beautiful!
    Lucy x

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  11. What a wonderful collection. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday, on our 188th Challenge. We appreciate you very much.
    Blessings, Carole

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I love to read your comments. Thanks for taking time to leave them!

Em xxx