Wednesday, 17 October 2012

Kindle cover cards

A few weeks ago I bought a Kindle with some birthday money. It came in a sturdy box which I found yesterday and thought I'd put it in the recycling bin, but when I opened up the sleeve that had been around the Kindle I discovered the the inside was black with kraft letters on it - far too good to put into the recycling bin:



So I made two cards, just using black cards blanks and some kraft paper:



These are for:

CRAFT 176: monochromatic (the first card)
Sentimental Sundays 124: black/white + another colour
Card crafters circle: black, white and one other colour
Crafty Ann 76: black and white + one other colour
Tanda teaser 202: all things manly
Card mania 5: happy birthday (second card)
Lollipop crafts 92: happy birthday (second card)
Alphabet: R for recycle, repurpose
Unstampabelles 16: recycled or repurposed
Perfect sentiments 53A: happy birthday

18 comments:

  1. This is lovely! Thanks for playing along at Card Mania! Ani

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  2. What a very good idea! Your cards are lovely and just enough recycling!
    Chris

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  3. Fab creation thanks for joining us at craft for our monochrome challenge

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  4. another lovely creation, thanks again for joining our challenge at CRAFT x carol

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  5. How clever Hazel - off to find my old Kindle box! Thanks for sharing and joining in the fun at Unstampabelles again!

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  6. What a great find. Thanks for joining in our Recycling/Repurposing Challenge at UnstampaBelles.

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  7. Good to see you getting some crafty time. These look great, what a fab bit of recycling!

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  8. Great cards Hazel and a great bit of recycling too - you're quite right, it was far too good for the re-cycling bin! Thank you for joining us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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  9. Brilliant recycle/repurpose project
    Thank you for sharing with us at Alphabet Challenges

    Shaz x

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  10. Hi Hazel,
    Thanks for playing in our Challenge this week at Card Crafters Circle. Love all your recycled layers,embellishments and the card colour combination, wonderful card!!!
    Hugs Trish

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  11. Hazel, very creative, i'd say! Thank you so much for joining us in our Black and White and one other challenge at Card Crafter's Circle!

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  12. BEAUTIFUL card very well thoughtout such a perfect card for birthdays..Thank you for playing along at Card Mania Challenges!

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  13. Lovely creation!Thank you for playing along at Card Mania Challenges!

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  14. Oh wow...fantastic use of that packaging....two wonderful cards. Thanks for joining us at Unstampabelles.

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  15. Great use of the packaging. You're right, it was far too good to just put in the recycle bin. Thanks for playing at UnstampaBelles.

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  16. Brilliant idea Hazel! The cards are fab!

    Good to see you again on the Tanda Teaser!

    Suex

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  17. Lovely cards especially like the silhouette image. Thank you for sharing them with us at Crafty Ann's.
    Jen x

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