It's another Teapotter Tuesday here at SCS. Today we are helping a couple of rookie cops dress as women to go undercover. No woman would go out without her purse and I've made one that resembles Brighton. LOVE that Brighton red leather. This one is a small clutch that will fit easily inside a pocket when the rookie cop draws his gun to arrest the bad guys!
I drew this little purse pattern ages ago and have used it many times. Can add a handle if desired. The closure is made with a dogwood punch and velcro. Daisy is a punch and leaves are a die. Gave the faux leather look by dry embossing with a EF and then using clear embossing powder and a heat gun. Leaves and daisy were also given this same treatment thus all looking like expensive soft leather. The black half pearl in the daisy center is meant to look like onyx. The last Tuesday of each month the teapotters get to send our cards each other. Our names are chosen by ramdom drawing. To learn more about the Teapot Tuesday Challenge check us out on the home page.
We are enjoying a nice spring morning here in central Ohio and all of our fellow stampers in Wyoming, Utah and Colorado are being snowed on. Be safe out there.... :)
Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 GMT Views: 1293
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 11168
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 9:52 AM
Oh I hope all out there are ok. was almost snowing here yesterday too, which is so wierd for here. turned to slee t, then rain tho.
MY what a eye-catching " Leather " purse. So neat how it looks so real...well done. Love the daisy too...one of my fav. flowers. going to have to pick up some velcro..looks like it would work well for projects like this one. so fun...TFS..:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 10:03 AM
ohhhhh LOVE the rich RED especially with the embossing!!! I am going to have to used some clear EP too, it really does make it look so cool! Fantastic flower and lovely leaves too! Fabulous clutch purse!!!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 76194
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 11:11 AM
Oh wow - into my favourites with this one. I love all that embossing (kicking myself that I forgot how good it looks for fauz leather) - it looks amazing on the leaves. The flower for the clasp looks really great, too.
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39843
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 @ 3:40 PM
Wow! Now that's one fancy shiny purse. Looks so real! You did a fabulous job creating this. WOW WOW WOW! TFS :0)
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