Monday, 18 February 2013

Little Claire Likes .... 'Babies are'

Good morning, welcome to another 'Little Claire Likes' ....... This week we are showcasing the lovely little set called 'Babies are such a nice way to start people'.  You can purchase the set over at the website for £6.50 -  Here .

It is full of little images for boy and girl babies, it has a lovely little sentiment and of course, a cute little teddy!
Here is the card we have made using the set, with lots of paper-piecing using the gorgeous papers.  We have given you a list of the products used and instructions on how we made the card below.
  Products used  - Available to Purchase from Website
Little Claire 'Babies are ..........' stamp set - £6.50
Georgina's Button's & Stitches Stamp Set - £6.50
Riverbank Revel's 6 x 6 inch Paper Pack - £4.50
Kraft Cardstock Pack - £1.99
Fanciful Card Pack (10 off) - £2.50
Promarkers used : Vanilla & Blush - £1.70 each
(Scallop & Circle Large Dies & linen thread from stash)

Instructions :

(1) Stamp out hat, outfit, bib and teddy patch images onto gingham and duck papers. Cut out shapes.
(2) Stamp images listed in step (1) onto kraft cardstock including 'button', twice, again cut out shapes and paper piece paper onto the kraft card images.
(3) Using a die-cut machine, cut out large scallop die from kraft card and large circle from green check paper.  Stick together and down onto card.
(4) Stamp 'stitches' stamp around the card in three areas and sentiment onto a small piece of kraft card.  Cut a piece of kraft card to measure : 14 cms x 4cms and an oblong in the 'duck' paper, 13.5cms x 3.5cms. Stick together and down onto card over circle shapes.
(5) Colour in babies vest using Promarkers.
(6) Make holes in 'buttons', thread some linen thread and tie knots. Add sticky pads to all of images.
(7) Stick down all of images as shown.

We do hope you like our project today, please leave us a comment and tell us what you think of it.

Please join us next Monday when we will share another Little Claire Likes .....


  1. This set is just perfect for a new baby. Your card is gorgeous, the kraft cardand gingham look lovely together. Pat x

  2. gorgeous card and a fabulous set xx

  3. Looking around blog land and saw your card and loved it so just had to leave you a comment. What a gorgeous baby card xxx

  4. Fabulous set and gorgeous card - I love the little teddy! xx

  5. Beautiful card. Love gingham with craft paper.