Sunday, 24 February 2013

Birthday gifts

Birthday gifts by cathroff
Birthday gifts, a photo by cathroff on Flickr.
Hi, this is my entry in this week's  Less is More  Paper Piercing challenge. It's a birthday card for my 17 year old niece.
 It's my first attempt at paper piercing. I used the back of a mouse pad and a large sewing needle to pierce the holes. I had a few goes and while there is definately room for improvement, this was my most consistently even effort.

Materials used: EK Success punch; Memory Box die; Kaisercraft stamp; cardstock & bling from stash.

Thanks for looking :)


  1. Great card -love the layout. TFS

  2. Love the card, I'm sure your neice will love it! I gave upon this challenge yesterday out of

  3. This is absolutely beautiful Cathy!
    Thanks so much
    "Less us More"

  4. Cathy, this is so sweet!! I love your three pretty, pink packages. The piercing is perfect! Loll xx

  5. This is such a sweet, pretty card, Cathy, love those bows and bling! I did my piercing in exactly the same way! Anita in France :)

  6. cathy this is super cute

    Thanks for joining us this week
    Jen xx
    "Less Is More"

  7. What lovely little packages, Cathy! Love the piercing!

  8. Fantastic card, the simplest ideas are always the best :0)
    Great way to use piercing in your design :0)
    Jenny x


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