Sunday, January 15, 2012

Use Your Stash - Brads

Diane Miller visiting once again from My Time to Craft. I know you all likely have that stash of brads that you just had to buy and never ended up using. Time to dust them off and put them to use.

I had a stash of button brads that would be cute for baby pages or cards, but we're past that stage, so it's time to do something with them.

I cut the heart card from Wild Card which has a heart made out of holes for stitching on the front. Turns out they're perfect for brads too! I added one bling brad to the top center and used up a large number of brads to fill up the rest of the heart. I then put this over another card to hide the brad backs (the shadow is because it's not glued down yet) and added a sticker of a sentiment (need to use those up too, but that's for another time).

So, what brads to you need to use up?

Diane


7 comments:

  1. Love this Diane - I have those brads too, and I am way, way passed the baby stage. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  2. Love it! But you can't make me use my brads!!

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  3. I love how you used the buttons. I have tons of them and just never think to do that with them! Maybe today!

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  4. So cute! Lve how you used the button brads!

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  5. Gorgeous, Diane! I love this idea!

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  6. Very cute Diane. Love the button

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