Saturday, November 5, 2011

November Counterfeit Kit

Wow, can you believe it's already November? This fall is just flying by for me! This month, the Counterfeit Kit Challenge blog is being sponsored by the awesome Scraptastic Kit Club, and we have chosen their beautiful kits as our inspiration for this month!

You can see their kits HERE.

Here is my November Main Kit, "Colors of Autumn":

Cardstock: Stampin Up Blush Blossom (2), The Paper Company red connect diamonds, SEI Dill Blossom "Licorice"-reverse side, aqua polka dot Coordinations/Cosmo Cricket cardstock

Patterned paper:Crate Paper Emma's Shoppe "Quilts"(2-both sides shown), Basic Grey Mellow "Cultured", Basic Grey Marrakech "Sencha", SEI Dill Blossom "Saffron" reverse side shown, SEI Dill Blossom "Nigella", Basic Grey Marrakech "Vanilla Chai", Coordinations Embossed Vintage Collection Graphic 45 Cardstock, Basic Grey Mellow "Juicy", and Tim Holtz Kraft Resist cardstock

 Printed journaling labels from Creativity Prompt, Ormolu,Love The Day/ Catch My Party , journaling stickers from Crate Paper Emma's Shoppe Collection, brown glitter Thickers, RW Laser Cuts mini fram, Studio Calico stamp, Studio G Autumn stamps,3 journaling spots from Making Memories booklets, embroidery floss, bakers twine, handmade rosette , hot pink Twistel, assortment of textured leaves (most of these, I die cut with my Cricut from Wasua Crinkle Textured paper, to look like the Amy Tangerine leaves I am seeing all over the blogosphere), Heidi Grace metal words, chipboard bookplate

My First Add-on, "Autumn Sunshine":
Cardstock: Sunflower Bazzill Swiss Dots,SEI Dill Blossom "Pesto" and "Nigella", deep aqua cs
Patterned Paper: Basic Grey Mellow "Equinox" and "Ebb", circles and stars DCWV All About The Boys cardstock, Graphic 45 Botanicabella "Botanicabella", "Garden Suite", "Ode To A Butterfly", Basic Grey Wisteria "Pond"

Embellishments: black foam Thickers, Making Memories Tiny Alpha Stickers, scrabble letter stickers, 2 paper doilies from Wiltons, one misted with Sea Glass Glimmer Mist from Tattered Angels, the other sprayed with black chalkboard spray paint, various chipboard pieces,  stamped and cut out leaves, miscellaneous button assortment, orange Twistel, yellow and light blue embroidery floss, soft fuzzy brown fiber, peach hand dyed shabby seam binding, punch out doily from Crate Paper Emma's Shoppe.

Flowers and Letters Add-On:

I dug out these letter stickers from several Basic Grey Collection packs, added Petaloo flowers that I just won in the Petaloo/Coordinations blog hop, and made/printed a sheet of stickers from various digital elements and papers.

Extra Embellishments Add On Kit:
Basic Grey Lemonade paper, Crate Paper Emma's Shoppe punch outs and border stickers, a chipboard embellished butterfly, and 2 partially used packs of Making Memories Velvet Sayings.


  1. i love the mix of papers you ahve in there - I see lots of older BG papers all of which I love and some Crate too which I love. Such wonderful colours and these are going to make up some incredible layouts. Super!

  2. Lovely kits - I especially liked your homemade/printed stickers! I have so much digi stuff that I keep forgetting to use!

  3. A great kit! Thanks for hopping over to see me on the blog hop!

  4. Great kits, you've pulled this together so nicely. I spy quite a few papers that I have in my stash that didn't come to mind. You've done such a good job mixing it up.

  5. I wish we lived nearby so we could crop together, I have an idea you would be so fun to be around. Your kits are full of awesome goodness, and you are just one of the nicest people I've met in blogland. xoxo

  6. The colors in this are so nice!!! You've done an amazing job pulling together papers that I know I have but never connected. Beautiful!

  7. Love, as always, all of the papers and embellishments you've chosen for your kits. Lovely!

  8. Love all your pieces - especially all the little alphas and that sheet of pretty border stickers. Can't wait to see how you use everything!

  9. Wonderful take on the kit Margie - you will have fun with this I'm sure!

  10. Great kit! I see a piece of paper in your kit that I put into mine...and I didn't even see yours first! LOL!

  11. The butterfly papers are going to be beautiful on layouts and I love the sheet of Crate punch outs.

  12. This is a really wonderful kit! I love how you've pulled in several colors, but they all work well together!

  13. Such gorgeous kits! I can't decide which one I love more!

  14. fabulous kits. You'll enjoy playing with those.
    Like the leaves.


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