This project has been like a bad relationship. I keep trying to make it into something it's not. So here, in front of the world, I'm facing the fact that I made a nautical, patriotic, BINGOLICIOUS beach tote that would rock the socks off seniors centers everywhere. No amount of sequins can make this project any less geriatric. So, hooray. I plan on making one of the octogenarians in my life very happy. Sometimes something just is what it is.
Shiny Sparkly Goodness:
And while this isn't exactly my crowning achievement, this sweatshirt is going to be awesome. Sometimes a new technique needs a couple of tries before you get the groove:
So, you want to know how it's done?
For close ups click Page One, Page Two
Image used with permission by Bombshell Stamps
Embellishments: Gauche Alchemy
Tutorial idea and inspiration: Crafty Chica
Thanks everyone for all the good wishes last week. I think I'm back on my feet, even if they are a little wobbly.