Monday, March 28

Simon Says Stamp and Show a Hat!

Good Morning!!! I hope you had a fabulous weekend I met up with some of the best crafting buddies at the NEC, (((Waving))) we had a wonderful time ♥

But let me bring you on the theme...

Stamp and show a Hat

My darling daughter Maoleidigh (may-le-dee) will be three in a week so I decided to create a vintage inspired party hat just for her...

First I collaged the cone shape with strips torn from old book pages and 7 Gypsies Victoria Paper applied with Claudine Helmuth's Matte Medium.

Then Embellished with a few Tattered Angel goodies, like the Framed Fonts, glimmer screen, Tim Holtz Heart wings for the crown and floral stamp.

I added a few paper flowers randomly then finished with a frayed top and gathered crepe which I trimmed.

Hope it inspires and why not pop round to be astounded by our amazingly talented team!!!

THE director ~ Linda Elbourne
Candy Colwell ~ Dan ~
 Kim Costello <~ You're already here

Thanks for stopping by, have a super wonderful creative day!
BiG HuGs Kim :)


kath said...

absolutely are such an inspiration and waving at you too lovely was lovely to meet up with you again...sending big hugs kath xxx

Candy C said...

Kim...your hat for your little girl is absolutely stunning! I love the vintage feel and all of the little details you included on it! SOOOO cute! <3 Candy

Anonymous said...

Won't she be an extra-special birhtday girl in that hat! Beautiful job! Connie :)

Tasha said...

This is so cool Kim, i love it! You are super creative my friend!
Sorry i didnt get to meet up with you - i didnt get to go in the end :)
love tasha xx

Deb said...

fantastic hat Kim I love it, I lost your blog for a little while, so glad I found it again, have enjoyed catching up with your latest creations and your amazing drawings/paintings!
Happy Crafting, Debxx

chris said...

Hi Kim, found you!
it was lovely to meet up with you on satuday. I wonder if you spent to much like me!!
your work is so very unique and gorgeous, love the hat you have made for your daughter.
hugs chris xx

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Fabulous hat Kim, my daughter would think I was wonderful if I created this. Your work is inspirational. I have an award for you on my blog. I love your grungepaper pieces too. Loved your pouch for your iPod so I had a go. Would not go through my sewing machine though so had to glue together LOL. Once it was folded over did yours go through your seeing machine? Take care Tracy Evans x

Anonymous said...

Hey Kim,
That is gorge! If your Daughter doesn't like it I'll have it and just change the M to an N - LOL!
Hope you're well.

PS: Are you at Ally Pally next month?

LynneForsythe said... if that isn't just the CUTEST party hat!!! and the plume is TDF!! I'm sure your cutie will JUST LOVE THIS!!

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Absolutely gorgeous vintage party hat for your little girl :) You should definitely take a picture and post it!

Simon Says Stamp!

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

This is so deliciously vintage, Kim! The colors and embellishments are wonderful and I especially love the crepe paper ruffle around the bottom. Terrific take on the hat challenge this week!


Julie said...

love this, a fab card.

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