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Sunday, 13 September 2015

Card with Geometrical quilt patterns!

Hello and Happy Sunday!
 Today the card I am showing is not my forte but I am very much inspired by Deepti's creation as a Guest Designer at Here is the inspiration picture and I am inspired by square blocks!
I've always been amazed by quilt making- the patterns and the preciseness of creating this beautiful art form and decided that I wanted to translate quilting into paper crafting! Here's a little set I made...

I cut some square pieces using my pinned square die to make this quilted pattern and adhered them on my white card base using different pattern papers. 
Score then fold the paper as shown above, creating the triangular flap! The dotted squares lined up almost perfectly with my little quilt pieces, and look like  stitching. Here's a closer look:

Then I attached a heart lace doily from a different paper pattern pad and attached a same doily in vellum over it and embellish it with a cute bow and wrapped it with a stitched ribbon! When you will open one of the flap, you will see the hidden message there! I stamped the sentiment in second generation stamping to match with my color scheme as well.
Here is the inside view:
I have used lots of scraps here to add some little pics inside the frame! This is a special card for someone you love!
 I am very glad that every thing turned out well! Hope you will enjoy it!

 I have added my creation with a couple of challenges, I am inspired.
 And I would love to play in NBUS challenge hosted b a very talented designer Darnell, she has started a fun NBUS challenge with lots of generous sponsors, so come and join the fun! I have used lots of unused schtuff here,leaving only lace heart die!

I've had a go at the third set, inspired by some autumn leaves colors. I am inspired by October 2014 color palette

Supplies used:
Snippet of White CS; Snippet of a vellum; MR D.I.Y.(with Love) Designer A4 paper pack and that another one from my dear friend Vibha Craft Supply( the stripes one and under the heart one)
Spellbinders -Pierced square set; Shapeabilities Lace Hearts
Wow golden glitter sparkle powder, static pad, Versamark embossing pad; Versamark Black pigment ink and versa craft Puppy red ink
Sentiment from Mama Elephant
Bakers twine in red & white combo

I would like to enter my creation in the following challenges too: now my favorite technique is quilting style in card with stamping!


  1. Fabelious card with a very nice design!
    Hugs Chantal

  2. Wow, Vinita! I've never seen anything like this before! Your card is beautiful, and there seems to be so much depth and texture here with the folds. A very unique design - I love how the squares open to show the sentiment! I really enjoyed seeing this and thank you for sharing how you made it! Wonderful card!

  3. What a lovely card. It,s a really clever idea. Barbxx

  4. What a lovely card. It,s a really clever idea. Barbxx

  5. Love these colors and fun patterns for your paper quilt! Fantastic idea, Vinita!

  6. This is so unique and fabulous!! I love the design!! The paper quilt looks amazing!! Wow!! This is gorgeous!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  7. Great way to use your patterned paper. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown for this
    Margaret, DT

  8. The card is so cute and then the little message underneath. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 200th Celebration Week’ challenge!
    Blessings and Hugs, Carole

    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes SEPTEMBER Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.


  10. Wow, how clever Vinita! Lovely quilted effect on your snippets card - and nice to see you in the Playground too!


    Di xx

  11. What a cool dimensional card Vinita! It reminds me of a game we would play folding paper and opening it to messages. Glad you joined us for the Monday challenge at Simon Says Stamp!

  12. This is fabulous Vinita, a wonderful design.

  13. it was long time ago you did not make cards Vinita
    and this design is unique love the colors
    and nice Heart on there
    but may I tell you a bit dear
    at NBUS you only can combine with 4 other challenges
    look at the rule dear
    I too I want to join many challenges but Darnell the owner said only 4 other challenges (dont angry to me please just want to give you a right info sweet friend)
    hope you win there my friend
    see you maybe soon on my blog again
    miss you
    hugs, Monika

  14. Very cool card! I've never seen one like it. I really like the inside too!
    Thanks for joining us at Scrapbook Blessings Club! :o)

  15. Great card

    Thanks for playing along at Cuttlebug Mania this time x

  16. Great use of patterned papers. Thanks for joining us at CHNS patterned Paper Challenge this month.

  17. Gorgeous card Vinita! So pretty and a wonderful design.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Mandy xx

  18. Fantastic card! Thank you for joining the Rubber Dance September Challenge. Hugs, Susanne.

  19. So many colours and details here! I like the idea with windows.
    Thank you for playing at BGC this month!

  20. Gorgeous creation, love the many things to 'see' and gorgeous colours.xx
     {The Journey Is The Start  aNNie  my personal blog}

  21. This card is super awesome. It's super fun too!! Thanks for joining us at Connie can crop. Scrappy hugs!

  22. Genius. Great card. I love the playfulness and the sayings. Thanks for joining us at Connie Can Crop. Good luck

  23. Hi Vinita,

    What a fun idea, This looks really unique and special.

    Thank you very much for joining us at the Cards und More Challenge.

    Hugs Claudia

  24. What an unusual project, love the colours :)
    Thanks for playing along with our colour challenge this month at Make the Day Special Stamp Store :)
    Jenny x

  25. Pretty project. Thank you for sharing! Thank you for entering the Connie Can Crop Color Challenge.

  26. What a fun idea, paper quilting! . Thank you for joining our September challenge. Good to see you there! :-)
    Sorry for commenting so late, I've been ill.

  27. What a great idea! Your card came out super fun! Thanks for joining us at Connie Can Crop's monthly challenge!

  28. This is a unique card design, Vinita! Well done using so much NBUS!! Thank you so much for playing in my NBUS Challenge #5! I'm sorry that my nursing duties have delayed my thank you! Enjoy your day!! Hugs, Darnell