Monday, 15 February 2016

Second Fiskarettes DT project

My second Fiskarettes DT project has now been uploaded onto Fiskarettes UK Facebook page so I can now put it on my blog.  I made some Post-It Note holders using acrylic frames and snippets of plain card.  I've made a few before, but this time I decided to use a Fiskars border punch and layer the punch strips.
The Post-it Notes stick directly onto the acrylic frame, no extra glue needed, so are easily replaced.

 I cut a piece of card 6" x 4" and layered the strips on top, before putting into the acrylic frame.

 This photo shows a side view.

 I made the flowers to match the Post-It Notes.  I didn't have the right shade of pink so....

..... I coloured a snippet of white card with a Promarker, then punched out the flowers.  I'm not sure why I've never thought to do this before!

I also made one in purple and white and embellished it with silver Card Candi.

Please pop over to the Fiskarettes UK Facebook page to see what the other DT members have created this week.

I would like to enter my Post-It Note holder into the following challenges:


15 comments:

  1. I've made these before too. Yours are so pretty! Love the background in the holder.
    Lynn

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  2. What a brilliant idea - stylish, useful, easy to co-ordinate, a great little gift and a fab use of snippets. It certainly ticks all the boxes!
    jane

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  3. A great snippet nake Liz and really useful as well. Great to see you over at the Playground this week.

    B x

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  4. These are a great idea and would make perfect gifts - great use of snippets too.
    Kath x

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  5. What a great idea Liz, I agree with Kath, they would make perfect gifts.

    Sue xx

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  6. A great make with snippets Liz and it's so pretty. Barbxx

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  7. Fantastic idea, thanks for sharing in the SNIPPETS PLAYGROUND. See you on the swings later. Hooch still available in the Tree House with Brenda and Viv.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  8. What an awesome idea this is!! I love the design!! It looks amazing!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  9. Brilliant idea Liz, love the design.
    Pam x

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  10. Brilliant project Liz...I put my post it-notes down and cant find them....Joolsx

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  11. Great project Liz, these little post-it note holders would be fabulous as thank you gifts or as items to sell at the school fete. I love how you've matched the pretty flowers to the notes... great idea to colour your own card stock.
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  12. These are wonderful post it note holders Liz and the punched strips in different colours look so pretty as the background. x

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  13. What a lovely way to keep those post-it notes handy! Gorgeous Liz.

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  14. These look great. I like the idea of them and your design is so pretty!

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