Friday 4 September 2009

SU Summer Design Challenge

Hello folks,
Thought I would share with you today my entry into the SU! summer design challenge.
I took my inspiration from summers, as a kid, going and picking fresh strawberries, still warm from the sun, mmmmmm,
So here is my strawberry basket! All supplies are SU! (and available through me) Tart and Tangy stamp set inked with SU! markers and Short Order Alphabet (On Last chance list with 25%off at mo) for the P.Y.O. lettering. I cut 2cm strips of Kraft card and just made a basic basket shape, then weaved more Kraft card through to finish.

Punches used were Scallop circle, 1+3/8" circle, 1+1/4" circle , Large and small Tag
Well, I didn't want to use mints for the little Strawberries so I used strawberry flavoured chewits instead :0) . Linen thread to attach label.
I shredded paper from the packing SU! use in their parcels as the "Straw" in the basket and a couple of lovely brads to attach the handle from the Hodge podge Hardware set (available in THIS share)
Well that's it, let me know what you think and I would love to see what you made if you entered.
Thanks for looking and have a great day,
Hugs Sarah-Jane xxx


  1. Hi Sarah-Jane,
    You are such a clever thing, I love this little basket it looks so yummie. I love the strawberry stamp. - It looks great.
    Take care and have a great weekend.
    Ju xx

  2. Awh Sarah-Jane this is scrumtious. Honetsly the little basket is so cute, what a clever thingy you are.

    Have a great weekend :D (I fancy some strawberreies now, I wonder why ;D

  3. SJ this is absolutely fantastic, what a fab fab fab idea, I really hope you win! Jules x

  4. This is fab Sarah-Jane! I love your strawberry basket! It's a brilliant idea!

    Teri xx

  5. WOW! What a brilliant idea Sarah-Jane, you clever thing you!

    Love it! Best of luck with the competition

    Jan xx

  6. Ohhh wowww Sarah-Jane,what BEAUTIFUL.

    Hugs Riet.x

  7. S-J this is beyond AMAZING - if you don't win I'd be very surprised!!

    You should be very proud of yourself, so original too :)

    Have a great weekend hun
    Steph xxx

  8. A cute lil' basket Sarah-Jane. Good luck in the competition.
    Sam x

  9. Wow Sarah-Jane, what an amazing basket. The weaving looks fantastic and the little treats are so cute. Hugs, Denise x

  10. Wow! That is gorgeous! Sooooo cute!!


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