Friday, October 21, 2011

Scrap the Boys October Challenge "Your New Shoes"

Hi everyone. Here is my layout I have just done for the current challenge over at "Scrap the Boys". This months criteria was to include "handmade embellishments". Hence I have made my little Banner, I have stamped & made all these little tickets & I've tied a knot in some material  that I have  attached  to my cogs.
Now, I have a fabulous NEW toy. It is an electric edge distresser by Zutter called "Distrezz-it-all". It  cost me a fortune, can't get them here, but WOW, I have to say it is fabulous. (I have used it along the top edge of the page). If ever you get a chance to have a go at one I would highly recommend you give it a try.  It is sort of like running an electric saw along the edges of your paper. It really is an extreme edge  distresser. Does one side in about five seconds. Love love love it, but then again,  I really like distressed edges.

I have also Glimmermisted, sewn, border punched, stamped & flung lots of paint around. I used this yummy chippie wire mesh from Dusty Attic & steampunk cogs by Twiddleybitz. I am rather happy with my end result. Hope you like it too. Until next time.    Cheers Di  xx

7 comments:

  1. Hi Di.. wow, this looks great! fabulous colors for a boys layout.. love all the layers under the photo.. and the distresser sounds like fun!!

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  2. wow DI this is sooooooooooooo amazing, you are on fire girl !!!!!!!! love it so much .. hugz x

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  3. Wow Di this is absolutely fantastic! All boy!!!! Love the entire page/mix! Fab!

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  4. Fantastic boys page Di!! I love your work and I too love the Distess it tool. Have to use it when everyone is awake as it is so loud!! Like the chicken wire and all the details you have put on the page. Well done!!

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  5. wow! this is truly awesome-such a perfect BOY page - well done Di

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  6. WOW! This is awesome, I love all the layers and all that yummy texture - amazing stuff!
    Hugs
    xoxo

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  7. Awesome layout!!!! Love the colours and textures!!

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