You Are So Scary

Yesterday I posted a Finnish language craft haul video on my YouTube channel, where I showed some Halloween and Christmas things I ordered from UK last month. For once I was prepared for the month of October and I’ve actually made Halloween things all month last month. (Though I’ve been getting tons of new ideas from watching other’s ‘ween crafty haul videos, so there will be last minute craft panic again). 

Anyhoo, here are first two of the cards I made from my Carta Bella and Fancy Pants papers. They were very simple to do. Some distressing, inking, doodle stitching and element stickers and you’re done!

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This is the first one I made and thus my favourite. I bought those chipboards earlier this year, but I haven’t really used them yet. They are grey kraft paper and thus perfect for recolouring with ink. Over here I used Distress Ink colour Black Soot.

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I hate spiders but I love spider patterned Halloween papers. Probably because they don’t move printed on a paper😀 On this card I used more of those element stickers and I aimed for a controlled scatter look. Do I make any sense? The text sticker is mounted/framed by a very dark grey scrapbook paper.

Which one is your favourite and have you done any Halloween cards yet? These and my other Halloween crafts can be found for sale at the Kaboom thrift store in Helsinki. I priced them at cost, so if you are lacking on the Halloween decoration front, there are some bargains to be had.

Jos haluat ostaa minun Halloween-tuotoksia, niitä löytyy Helsingistä, Kaboom kirpputorilta. Kortit ovat 3,20€ kappale ja pakkauksessa on mukana myös kirjekuori.

-Thrifty Finn-

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