Monday, 19 July 2010

Vintage Spool Button Stamps

Vintage Spool Button Stamps

A few months ago Megan (Vintage Violet) of maximum RABBIT designs sent me a lovely parcel for my birthday, in the parcel was a little kit she had devised to make a button stamp. I kept the little kit in my desk waiting for the perfect project to use it on. Today I found that project in a plain little tea towel I bought from Ikea a few weeks back.

Vintage Violet make a button stamp kit

So after I finishes all my housework for the day I sat down to craft, putting together the stamps made from vintage spools and decorating them with some torn strips of vintage book pages. I love how the stamps turned out and they were really fun to stamp with. I have told Megan she needs to sell the kits in her etsy shop... you would buy them wouldn't you? So please put some button kits in your shop Megan!!!!

button tea towel

I stamped the tea towel with fabric inks, I only have red and espresso (OK its black but it sounds better as espresso doesn't it? I didn't name it that) coloured inks but I need to order more as I have a stack of tea towels to stamp through!

and a close up

p.s. don't forget to leave a comment on the doll giveaway post, I will draw a name on Friday!!!

13 comments:

All About Us. said...

that looks awesome! good work!and i think your write, espresso is much cooler!

jillytacy said...

This is so cute! I love how the towel turned out!

cupotea said...

They stamps are so cute!

x vInTaGe VioLeT x said...

hey they look cool on your spools ooh that rhymed! i'm liking the button tea towel idea :o)

Lisa at Lil Fish Studios said...

Oh my goodness, the tea towel is adorable!

Gina said...

They are lovely! I would buy one.

clairetweet said...

Tell you what, stamped personalised tea towels would make lovely presents for people too! ;o)

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Izabela said...

this really great! the buttons are perfect print for anything actually, love it!
x

Fraggierocks said...

I love the tea towel gorgeous colours. The button stamp kit is such a cool idea too!

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