Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Birthday Wishes

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

I used Sue's Classic and Striped Weaving Dies with Coconut White Card and Periwinkle Card (see Sue's video here). I cut a frame using Sue's Ornate Pierced Squares Noble Die Set.

I stamped the sentinent from the Creative Expressions Amazing Sentiments Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival. I cut it out using Sue's Pierced Flags Die Set and cut another die from the same set out of Periwinkle Card.

I made a flower out of Periwinkle Card following Sue's Tutorial here and here. I added Cosmic Shimmer Dries Clear Glue to the bud and petals then sprinkled with Iced Snow Glitter Jewels. I cut a border using Sue's Greek Border, Corner & Tag Die Set. I cut it in 2 and snipped a little more off to use as leaves.

I assembled the card as shown adding some White 8mm Pearls to the corners.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia.
    A beautiful card as usual lovely colours, thank you take care Kitty.

  2. Morning Julia, I love this card and have made a similar one in the past couple of days, the weaving looks so beautiful when completed.

    Enjoy your Tuesday everyone, stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

  3. Morning Julia, a beautiful card wasn't sure about the weaving dies but the more
    I see them the more I like them they are quite different.
    Nancyd xx

  4. Hi Julia. My two fav dies of the moment on your card today. SueL x

  5. Hi Julia , gorgeous card to start the week. Xx

  6. Hello Julia, another stunning card, I don't have the weaving dies, yet!, but do have the Noble die set and the flags, so can give something similar a try. Love the colour combo, always a winner. Bx

  7. Good Moring Julia
    I love the blue and white colour combination on this card, it is stricking.
    See you at Ally Pally at the weekend,
    Love Elaine x

  8. Love the colours and the weaving technique xxx

  9. Stunning card in beautiful colours.


  10. Beautiful, colours are lovely, xxx

  11. Morning Julia
    Just love this weaving technique, and you are in the same colour theme a Sue today - love it. Will put this die on my to want list
    Carol x

  12. I have to get this die so classy love the card Julia thank you xxxxxxx June horrocks

  13. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. I do love the colour of the card and of course the dies are amazing. Have a great day. Hugs Jackie

  14. Morning Julia,
    Another stunner, love it all.

  15. Beautiful card love the colours xx hazel

  16. Hi Julia
    Another stunning card today. The colour and dies are lovely.

  17. Hello Julia and all

    Lovely card. A definite homage to Sue today. Lovely dies, great colours and such a pretty flower. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

  18. Morning Julia, A stunning, stunning, card, gorgeous and fresh in the blue and white. I have just received my Noble dies, and already have both sets of weaving dies, so now all I need is the flags dies, I will definitely be trying this one, it is absolutely stunning.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  19. Nice card Julia. The weaving die is very different, very unusual. Cannot justify spending any more money at the moment though :-(

  20. Hi Julia, a very nice card and lovely composition,great colour combination too.Take care JaneB.

  21. Lovely colours and the more I see these weaving dies, the more I'd like them I hope they're on offer at AP and that there's some left on Sunday!

  22. Awww, it's gorgeous. I love it xx

  23. Gorgeous card! Love it!
    Thanks Julia,
    Love Myra xx

  24. The weaving looks great. Ivy adds a pretty finishing touch.

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  26. Lovely card Julia and lovely colours. The weaving dies do look interesting but I haven't invested in them yet. So many dies and so little money! x

  27. A great card, with another gorgeous flower x

  28. Hi Julia
    Beautiful card & love the woven background which looks amazing.
    Love everything about the design of this card & the pretty flower & greek border adds that perfect finishing touch..

    Crafty Hugs
    Haze T xx


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