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Wednesday, 3 April 2013

Counterfeit Kit for April 'Sunshiny Day'

I didn't get to use much of my kit last month, but I have kept it all together so that I can go back to it when I have more time.

I had to play along this month as the divine Gossamer Blue kit for March was the one chosen to be forged and I, along with many others I suspect, had drooled over it longingly!! I did even contemplate signing up but remembered that I am not supposed to be buying....although that rule got broken today as there is a brilliant bargain on embossing folders at Cutting Edge Crafts..there £1 each, people...I had to!!!

Anywho, on to my version of the kit. I do have quite a few of the papers in the kit (albeit in mini versions) but decided to go along with the idea of CKC and find alternatives from my stash :0)

*** photo heavy post coming up***



so this is it in it's glorious completeness, so now let me show you in more detail!



I started with the cardstock and then picked and chose papers that had a similar feel or colour to the original.



Embellies are a mix of Silhouette cuts, free printables, some really new bits and some terribly old ones!!




I don't know how much time I will have to play but I am trying to give myself one evening a week in my haven :0)

Thanks for popping in,

Ali x

11 comments:

  1. great kit, Ali! I love those hearts ... did you cut those with your Silhouette? They remind me of Heidi Swapp's stuff (love her!)

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  2. FABULOUS kit!!! Love the smile frames, BG love embellies, hearts and the couple die cut! So looking forward to seeing your creations!

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  3. awesome! love all the red that's represented and I soooo wish I had all those cute Silhouette cut outs! GREAT KIT!

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  4. Oh so many fun things in this kit - you will have fun with it for sure!

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  5. Such a yummy kit Ali! Love all the colors and die cuts!

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  6. gorgeous kit, I'm loving your Silhouette cuts! I find making a Counterfeit Kit is a great way to mix old and new products together!

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  7. I must actually DO this one month instead of just looking on...what a great kit you've got happening, & I LOVE the idea of making time each week to scrap..hope it works!!! Great way to Use Up Stuff:):):):) and the hearts do look fabbo:):)

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  8. Oh this kit has me drooling. Awesome.

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  9. Lovely kit! I see some fabulous elements in there! I love the heart background!!

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  10. Hi Ali. Thanks so much for stopping by my little blog earlier in the week. Had to head over and check out your kit - it's a bit swoonsome! It's so close to the original in 'feel' and I'm sure you're going to have fun making!

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  11. Stunning kit! I love the rainbow paper, and the silhouette cut hearts! x

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