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Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Flip Flops!

Are you ready for some more Lil' Inker Designs fun?  The design team has another great set to share with you today!  It is so cute!  If you are following along in the blog hop you should have come from Amy's blog. If you would like to start at the beginning please visit Laura's blog.

I have been so excited about this release for months!  When Laura first told us that we would be getting these for a release several months ago, I wondered how I was going to wait that long!  Well, the time has come to finally share Lil' Inker Designs Flip Flop Dies & Stamp Set!  And if you think you've seen a set like this before, you are wrong! :) This is so unique in so many different ways!

For my first project, I wanted to showcase how this set is SO UNIQUE...and it is part of the reason that I love it so much!  Included in this set are dies to cut male flip flops (or beach flip flops) AND soles for the shoes!  How cool is that!! OHHH, and the sentiments in this set are so cool!! So creative!! So versatile!!

Aren't the "man" flip flops cool?  And the soles?  LOVE them!!  The LID signature stitched detail is also wonderful!

Up next is another card featuring the female & male flip flops.  And the sentiment..."Just Married".  I haven't seen that sentiment around much and I think it is so cool that it is paired with these dies!

Here's a closeup of the detail.  There's also a surprise, an interactive element to this card....

I cut the flip flops so they would open up to reveal the sentiment!  It says, "Enjoy Your Honeymoon"!  Another great sentiment that you don't find very often!  I punched little tiny Velcro fasteners with my Big Bite Crop-a-dile and attached them to the flip flops so that they would stay shut and open easily. The littlest heart on the inside is from the flip flop dies that can be used to embellish the flip flops and the biggest heart is from the "Of the Heart" dies that was released previously.

Here's what the flip flop set looks like:

Did you SEE those sentiments??  
his & hers
Missing My Mate
A Perfect Match
Enjoy Your Honeymoon
Just Married
Quite a Pair
Everything is better in flip flops
etc, etc, etc

I mean, how FUN and UNIQUE and VERSATILE are those sentiments?  LOVE!!

As always, you know that there are prizes up for grabs! Just comment on the blogs in the hop and you will be eligible to win one of two $10 credits to the store!  

To continue on and see more inspiration using these sets, visit Sarah's blog!

Thanks for stopping by!!

Have Fun Card
Patterned Paper: Splash from Little Yellow Bicycle
Cardstock:  Spring Rain PTI
Twine:  Shore by The Twinery

Just Married Card
Patterned Paper:  Fabulous from Simple Stories
Cardstock: Rustic White & Kraft PTI
Impression Plate: Simple Stripes PTI
Other: Ribbon, Felt


  1. How darling are these! The sentiments are fantastic!

  2. Now this is beyond imagination. Love this set so much and your Interactive card is superb!!TFS

  3. Oh how cute! I love, love, love the variety of flip flop styles!!

  4. Jen, these are 2 fabulous designs. I love how you've used the sandal pieces as man-dals! LOL!!!! And I love love love your little surprise on the last card! How cute is that?? Well done, GF!!!!

  5. OH my gosh Jen! These are ADORABLE! I LOVE the ones with the note inside! How fun! And the one with the water splash? The perfect paepr! Love the tall card too! You did awesome with these!!

  6. This set is, love,love the hinged flip flops with messages inside! You
    LID designers are amazing!

  7. oh my how adorable...these flip flops are so awesome...great cards..

  8. You ROCK! Hehe but in all seriousness......the patterns! Love love every bit of these! ESPECIALLY the interactive parts! Way way cute!

  9. OMG, these are amazing! Love your clever designs and wonderful choice of patterned papers! This looks like a set that just shouts "FUN"!

  10. Wow! You really did showcase these! Love that paper in the first card - perfect, and I love the little felt pieces on the second card, and the butterflies are GENIUS! can't pick a favorite!

  11. Oh so cute! I Do love the "man flops" and the stitch lines. I REALLY love the tall cards you created and the interactive feature of those flip flops.

  12. Very fun set--great cards and love the sentiments.

  13. These are DARLING!!! LOVE the cute flip flops that open up!!!

  14. Super cute and I love that there are two different styles of flip flops!

  15. So Dang CUTE!! Very creative too! Love that you did your flip flops as mini messages too Adorable! 8-)


  16. I am blown away with that second card...the dimension and design are great to start with, but having the flip-flops "flip" open is genius! I'd love to try cutting them from craft foam, too. Kudos to you!

  17. Jen those are the cutest! I love them and I just bought the PTI ones, but I need these too. I am 'flipping' ha ha over your folded flippies with the sentiment inside--genius!

  18. Absolutely adorable!!
    Love all of these cards...
    and especially how Laura included the "male" flippie...

  19. Oh gees, these are just theeeee cutest flip flops. So creative!!!

  20. wow, just loving the designs and the pop open flips ;)

  21. OMG how cute are your interactive cards?!?! LOVE it Jen! So fun!

  22. Now I have a idea for my friends up-coming beach wedding card thanks to you Jen!!!(by the way, that's my friends name too!)

  23. Wow what creative how the flip flops can be for guys too and the way you opned them to reveal the sentiment on the 2nd.

  24. Awesome cards! Love the way u did the hidden message! So creative.

  25. Not only are those flip flops just toooo cute but the way you used the paper on the first card with them is just great!


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