Altenew March 2020 Washi Tapes Release Blog Hop & Giveaway

Welcome everyone! I’m excited to be a part of the Blog Hop today featuring the new Washi Tapes Release for Altenew. Washi tapes make it so simple to create cards. I had a ton of fun!

My first card is featuring the Gold Splatter Navy Washi Tape. While this would make a great background for a card, I decided to do something a little different.

I dug through my dies for a leaf die cut. This one I’m using came from the Virginia Rose 3D die set but you could use any coordinating die of a stamp set you have.

I attached the washi tape to piece of white cardstock and die cut the leaf images from it. Then I arranged the foliage onto a white card base.

So simple and yet so striking! I just finished it off with a sentiment die cut from Gold Foil cardstock using the Bold Greetings.

My next features a variety of washi tape that is being released. I took a hand full of white cardstock and started to attach different colors of washi tape from the Summer Afternoon, Seashore and Rose Petal sets.

Once again, I used the leaves from the Virginia Rose 3D die set and die cut it from my backgrounds. I had a bunch that I could use on cards!

I took a handful of the leaves that I die cut and attached them with liquid. glue to a 3 3/4″ x 5″ piece of white cardstock. Then trimmed off any that hung off the edges.

After attaching the Fancy For You that I die cut from gold foil cardstock, I adhered to a white A2 size card base.

Below is another way I used the panels I had lined with the variety of washi tape. This time I die cut a shape using the coordinating die from Dot Botanicals. I just simply added a sentiment from the Fancy Greetings stamp set.

So clean and simple and would be very easy to mass produce.

This is another way to use those backgrounds. This time I used the coordinating die of the Dot Botanicals and die cut from white cardstock. I added this to the front of my panel.

This time I finished off the card with a sentiment from the Bright Blossoms stamp set.

Once I found something that really works, I tend to get a little carried away. I used the Dot Botanicals coordinating die set and die cut out the image again. This time, I had lined a piece of white cardstock with the Marbled Dream washi tape. It’s absolutely stunning as it has this marbled look with shiny gold in it! That also makes it really hard to capture the true beauty on camera.

My last card features the Tea Party washi tape set. These sets come similar to the ink pad sets where you get 4 different shades of a certain color. I lined those on white cardstock and attached a die cut using the Dainty Blooms cover plate.

Having these different shades is really fun to create backgrounds with.

To celebrate this release, Altenew is giving away a $30 gift certificate to 6 lucky winners! Please leave a comment on the Altenew Card Blog and/or Altenew Scrapbook Blog by 3/18/2020 for a chance to win.

We’ll also draw a winner to receive a $15 gift certificate from the comments left on each designer’s blog on the blog hop list below. All winners will be announced on the Altenew blogs on 3/21/2020. 

If you are here from Virginia’s blog you are in the right spot. You’re next stop will be Lilith.

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57 Comments

  1. Such beautiful cards! I love your CAS designs!

  2. I love the CAS designs and the plain color washi tapes are awesome!

  3. Simply awesome! I fell in love with a few designs from the AN blog, but as I hop along, my wish list grows. So many wonderful ideas! Your cards are fabulous Mindy! Thanks for the inspiration !! Have a wonderful day!

  4. great cards, simple and powerful

  5. Love your clean and simple designs. They really let the washi tape shine. Such clever uses for the washi. Thanks for sharing!

  6. These are fabulous! Love your cover plate in white

  7. I forgot that it can be die cut….. SO COOL!

  8. I love the idea of putting down the tapes and then die cutting. So versatile.

  9. I love your cards. I can’t wait to start playing with that Washi tape.

  10. So so pretty! I love your colors and using the washi in die cutting.

  11. These washi tapes are gorgeous and you did such a wonderful job showcasing them! Thank you for showing many creative ways to use these tapes! Beautiful cards!

  12. These cards are so pretty, and i love how you used them in such an unusual way. Now I want to play with my washi tape! And of course, I need MORE!

  13. These are all so beautiful!! I love all the different ways you used the stripes of washi; they look so cool!

  14. I love your cards and the new washi tapes. I can hardly wait to buy some of them.

  15. Stunning cards! So inspired by the die cut pieces for your designs. Can’t wait to try this for myself.

  16. I love the idea of pairing washi tape with die cuts. The marbled dream is truly a dream – it’s so pretty!

  17. Wow…just…wow! Your ards are gorgeous and so many brilliant ideas for using washi tape that i will definitely be using myself! TFS!

  18. Your card are so gorgeous! I love the different ways you used the new washi tape. It looks really cool as die cuts. 🙂

  19. These are all so lovely. 🙂

  20. Love the simple beauty of the die cut washi.

  21. Love the creative use of the washi tapes!

  22. Wow! Washi tape is beautiful on cards. And Altenews washi tape truly is beautiful! Looking forward to trying it out!

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  24. I like the idea for using with the leaves.

  25. Can’t believe these cards are made from Washi tape, they are beautiful!

  26. Beautiful cards and great ideas for using washi tape. The For You card is my favourite.

  27. A very Clever use of the washi tape. Wanderful! Tnks for your ispiration. Èly

  28. these washi tapes are simply incredible. So many beautiful ways to use them

  29. You have taken the use of washi tape to a whole new level. Thanks so much for all your ideas.

  30. Wow! These cards are just amazing!! I LOVE what you did with all the Washi!!

  31. Such creativity! I love the simplicity of the washi and the leaf dies.

  32. Love all the new washi tapes!

  33. Your card are all so beautiful. These new washi tapes are wondeful.

  34. Fantastic inspirations! The first one where you used a perfect CAS design with the blue leaf diecut is just gorgeous! It is my most fav of all! 🙂

  35. What beautiful cards. So lovely.

  36. Beautiful variety of washi tape cards.

  37. I love the leaves used in so many ways!

  38. So many great ideas using this beautiful washi tape! I love your designs!

  39. I love the way you used the tapes!

  40. Beautiful cards as always Mindy! I really love how you used Dies with the washi I need to try this. Thanks so much for the inspiration!

  41. Beautiful cards! Love the new washi tape!

  42. Beautiful way to use the washi tapes! Love these!

  43. I love how you let the drama of the tapes shine through in your cards – they’re deceptively simple and very elegant.

  44. Gorgeous cards. Love the techniques

  45. Gorgeous cards. Love the technique

  46. Love the color choices you made with this!

  47. Everyone more beautiful… Great ideas for cas cards. Love all these new tapes!

  48. These cards are gorgeous. It is so hard to pick a favorite. I love the For You card so much…these washi tapes and that die is something I have to have. 🙂

  49. Beautiful cards and new ways to use washi tape. This collection of tapes is pretty amazing.

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