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Friday, 3 February 2017

BIRTHDAY WISHES FOR A FABULOUS DAY



Hi... thanks for popping by
Teal foundation card by CE is one of my favourite colours and adding white and a little black to the card really enhances the design.  I have to confess of this being one of my older cards so I'm struggling to name the dies used!! The striplet die is by SW for CE and I added Cosmic Shimmer Twinkles in teal to the inner diamond shapes of the striplet card.  A *handy hint is to cut a second striplet and adhere over the previous one and in that way it makes for a neater image.  The flowers and swirls are Spellbinder Dies as is the topper for the sentiment
Thank you for visiting, I really do appreciate you checking in to my blog and taking the time to comment
Tomorrow is the Saturday Special Give Away Card... all you need to do is come back here tomorrow and if you would like to give the card a new home leave me a comment.  The winner will be picked and announced on Monday


Acknowledgement:
*The handy hint is an original by Sue Wilson


Have a great weekend
June x

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

I LOVE YOU


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This is my first card that I've designed for 'Crafty Cardmakers Blog, the theme is
Love, Love, Love.
Please take a look at the blog and see the lovely cards designed by my 'teamies'  There's plenty of inspiration to get your crafty juices going!!!  You may even decided to enter the challenge too!
For this card I used a 7"x7 white card base and added a thin red mat.  I cut another piece of white foundation card so that it would 'sit' at an angle to the bottom left of my card.  I embossed it using an Embossalicious folder by Crafter's Companion and adhered it to the card.  The heart die and sentiment is also by Crafter's Companion and I cut and embossed both pieces.  The tiny hearts are the  'fall out' cuts from the Trellis Edger Die Set by SW for CE and I adhered these in a 'swirly' pattern across the card

Thank you for visiting...
I do look forward to reading your comments
June x

PS  don't forget to have a stroll over to
Crafty Cardmakers' Blog


ONE FOR THE MAN IN YOUR LIFE!

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The male population do tend to miss out on most of our cards so I thought I would rectify that today!  A very easy card to make.  I cut a piece of white card and adhered it to the black 'jacket' base.  I cut a narrow piece of white card and adhered that to the centre of the card then added 6 small black flat backed gems to give the impression of buttons.  Cutting more white card to create a shirt collar and adding that I then used SW's  bow die  to cut and emboss several layers of black card for the 'black tie' and adhered this onto a black base card that I had previously added red card too leaving a narrow border
Thank you for visiting my blog...
If you would leave me a comment just so I know you've been

June x


Monday, 30 January 2017

BLAST FROM THE PAST! AND THE WINNER IS....

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The above cards are from my album and were made for the males in our lives.  They are 6"x6" cards, the right one I gave a distressed look and added a clock face charm.  The left is merely using different pieces of card stock I had stored, one die and 4 pop out sentiments adhered with brads

The winner of Saturday's card is...

PAM
Congratulations, please email me your address and I will post the card to you

Random Name Picker

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Pam

Saturday, 28 January 2017

SATURDAY SPECIAL GIVE A WAY - 'YOU'RE AMAZING EASEL CARD'

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Today's 'give away' card is a gorgeous pale yellow and black design
If you would like to give this card a new home all you need to do is click on the 'follow me' button at the right of this page (not the add to circle button) then leave me a comment.
I will use Random.org name picker on Monday morning and announce the winner

It isn't obligatory to 'follow me' but if you do then you won't miss any of the cards I post or the give aways and starting in February there will be a weekly tutorials!
Thank you for visiting..
June x

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