in , , , , , , by Stacey Marsh Independent UK Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, September 26, 2018
Hi all,

Following on from yesterday's post about swaps from this week's team training session, here is my swap project for the Christmas group that I was part of...


I always enjoy taking a normal household object and adding a touch of Stampin' Up! to make it that bit more special.  Pegs are a great item to decorate as they make for great holders for different things.

I have a washing line in my craft room that showcases special cards that I have been sent or ones I have made that I just can't bear to part with, and they look a lot more fancy when they have been decorated!

I have started by covering each flat side of the pegs with a strip of DSP and to that, I have added a small banner of Gold Glimmer Paper. 

For the stamping, I have coloured the image in using Stampin' Blends markers and once dry, I have painted over with the new Champagne Mist Shimmer Paint.  This works great when using an Aqua Painter and the sparkle is just lovely!  I have added a spritz of ink across the image also!

I used these pegs to secure the Striped Treat Bags that I filled with sweeties to give the recipient something extra!

Products Used:
- Wooden Pegs (you can pick these up in most supermarkets / household stores.  I paid £1 for 20 pegs so this is a great project to make on a budget)
- Festive Farmhouse DSP
- 2" Circle, Starburst and Triple Banner Punches
- Whisper White and Cherry Cobbler Cardstock
- Gold Glimmer Paper
- Merry Merlot and Shaded Spruce Classic Stampin' Pads
- Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad
 Thoughtful Banners, Labels to Love and Peaceful Poinsettia Stamp Sets
- Cherry Cobbler and Old Olive Stampin' Blends in Light and Dark shades
- Aqua Painter
- Stampin' Dimensionals
- Champagne Shimmer Paint

If you love Stampin' Up! and want to be part of this wonderful company then seek out your local demonstrator and have a chat about what they can offer plus the joining deal is just FAB! For £99 you choose £130 worth of product of your choice. It is sent to you directly along with a business starter kit if you wish to go down that road. Once you have joined you then have full access to the Stampin' Up! online community and you even get 20% discount off future orders!

To order any of these products used, please visit my online shop.  If your order is over £25 remember to use the hostess code for September.
All customers who order using this code will receive a gift from me in October. If your order totals more than £150 (plus P&P) please don’t use this code as you can chose your own rewards to add to your order,  you will still get a gift from me!

Have a great day, come back soon!

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