Gorjuss Teacup Adventure! 

April 24, 2015 at 11:44 am 10 comments

 
Despise not liking the Gorjuss range a few years ago, I do rather like them now. I know I love bright colours- but I went all soft and subtle here..

If you look closely you’ll see that the teacup ( that’s she’s floating on the ocean in!) is actually a mini shaker. By using some acetate sewn on the base, I could add some glitter and sequins. 


It’s coloured with Artiste markers and this is the set produced for Santoro by docrafts-

 

I bought my set ( alright, SETS!) from The Range. At the moment they’re 3 sets for £10 which, when each set is £5.95, us pretty great value.

They’ve also got £2 off dog food..but I’m digressing. 😉.

I am trying to get organised- gleefully still throwing away things..lots of unwanted crafty gear going too. Do pop round if you’re local and grab some- all I’d ask for is a donation for a charity.

Just have to make sure none of the kids favourite plastic toys or kids themselves end up with the garbage too 😋.

See you soon! 

xx

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  • 1. karensteele0873  |  April 24, 2015 at 1:11 pm

    This is a lovely, pretty card – the shaker element is so clever! Might have to take a trip to The Range this weekend…….!!!

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  • 2. tsurutadesigns  |  April 24, 2015 at 3:05 pm

    oh so lovely…awesome lil shaker and love how you’ve colored her!

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  • 3. beaumama  |  April 24, 2015 at 3:12 pm

    WOW,WOW,WOW! Your did it this time, girl. The stitching on the shaker element is perfection. Too clever by half.

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  • 4. Miriam Prantner  |  April 24, 2015 at 6:15 pm

    This is so sweet! And making it a shaker, crazy, but crazy good! Love the coloring!

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  • 5. roxy  |  April 24, 2015 at 8:04 pm

    So cute Karen I too have a problem with no faces I don’t know why but it just bothers me however you have made this adorably Maybe the kids packed off for the day wouldn’t be so bad lol😀

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  • 6. Virginia L.  |  April 25, 2015 at 5:28 am

    ADORE your coloring…and there you go again, …with your fun and creative stitching! LOVE!

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  • 7. Virginia L.  |  April 25, 2015 at 5:31 am

    I took another look and just realized it’s a faux SHAKER–double WOW! Good luck with getting rid of junk.

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  • 8. Ros Crawford  |  April 26, 2015 at 11:32 am

    This is definitely ~Gorjuss!! I love the shaker … so like you to come up with something amazing and unique and I LOVE the colours!!

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  • 9. jumpyjess  |  May 1, 2015 at 1:53 pm

    Very cute! Love the way you colored it! 🙂

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  • 10. Julia Altermann (@icraftthings)  |  May 1, 2015 at 7:51 pm

    Your coloring is absolutely beautiful, Keren. And that you turned the teacup into a shaker is absolutely brilliant. Even though I have to admit that the bunny looks a bit like a zombie with the stitch line going through his face 🙂

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