Monday, 6 May 2013

Best friends forever using my new dies

Evening again.
For all those in the UK I hope you have had an enjoyable Bank Holiday.
We had some amazing weather here the last few days and I think this has got to be the first May Day Bnk holiday in a few years that it hasn't poured with rain.
The Hubster took me to Hobbycraft on Saturday and spoilt me.
I have some spanky new dies by Marianne Designs and LOVE them.
I am even more in love with my cuttlebug now. Not sure how I lived without it LOL
For this card the Marianne Designs dies I have used are...
Floral 3 LR0107
Ribbon Flower 3 - LR0110
Corners 1 LR0143
Ribbon 2 LR0102
and last but not least
Double Frame LR0141 ( Love this one most at the moment )
I edged the frame and card blank with a whispers pink Ink pad.
I added some glitter glue to the corners and a gem to each.
Paper is a freebie from this month Quick cards magazine
Threaded some pink ribbon through the Ribbon 2 die and then used sticky pads to assemble it.
The stamps I have used are Penny black - Strolling, The fairy mouse is from Hot diggity dog and the sentiment from Apple Of my eye by Jayne Nestorenko.
I have also added some faux stitching around the stamps.
Thank you for looking.
I am entering this into the following...

Penny Black and more - Sew Special
All Sorts - 205 Add some sparkle
Marriane Design Divas - Going girly
Pan Pastel - Fairyland
Penny Black Saturday - Anything goes



11 comments:

  1. Your cards are just gorgeous, one day go over to Squigglefly Challenge blog and join in on one of their contests! Cheers, Holley

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  2. The weather was indeed glorious Julia, how nice it would be if it stayed for a while.

    I can see you have but your new bug and dies to work with great effect and made such a pretty card and lots of nice dimension as well.

    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Penny Black and More challenge.

    B x

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  3. Hi, lovely card with beautiful images.
    Thanks for sharing at Penny Black and more Challenge;-))m

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  4. Yep, your addicted LOL. It doesn't take much to see how great dies are and how they can change your creative ability. Now watch your stash grow and grow and grow :) Great card you made with them Julie! Hugs,
    ~Deb~
    CDAC DT Member
    A Look Through My Eyes

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  5. Gorgeous card and dies Julie..Loz

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  6. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Allsorts and Penny black @ Allsorts challenges, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  7. Hi, just popped by to admire your creation and thank you for entering our challenge at Allsorts this week.

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  8. So pretty, I love the combination of images and the papers and die cuts are so pretty. Thank you for joining in with the PanPastel challenge blog
    Lindsay xx

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  9. Wonderful card, l like how you have used the two stamps to create the scene.

    Thank you for joining the 'Sew Special' challenge over at Penny Black & More @ Allsorts and good luck x Susan x

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  10. hi ,wow that´s an amzing work with die cuts and acute Image.Thank you so much for entering our marianne´s Design Divas challenge this month.
    Hugs Artesania DT

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  11. Lovely card and the images are so sweet. Thank you for joining the Anything Goes challenge at Crafters Digital Art Center.
    Loretta CDAC-DT

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