Saturday, 30 January 2016

Have a Truly Fabulous Day

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I cut the Couture Creations Evergreen Die out of Coconut White Card. Using Lavender Lace Colour Cloud and a Smoothie, I used the Evergreen die cut as a mask and inked all over a piece of Coconut White Card.

I cut one of the borders from the Couture Creations Simone's Style Die Set out of Coconut White Card 4 times. I trimmed them down to make a frame all around my background.

I stamped the sentiment from the Creative Expressions Fabulous Sentiments Die Set onto Coconut White Card using Clear Perfect Medium and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Amethyst Mist Embossing Powder. I cut it out using the middle sized die in the Couture Creations Scrolled Tomentosa Die Set and inked through the die with Lavender Lace. I cut the largest die in the Scrolled Tomentosa Die Set and again inked through the die with Lavender Lace. I used both the outer frame and the fall out piece stacking up with 3d Foam.

I made a couple of flowers using the Couture Creations Falling Blossoms Die Set, inking the edges of the petals with Lavender Lace and adding some White Pearls. I used my Evergreen mask for the leaves, trimming it down into sections.

I assembled the card as shown adding a few 3mm White Pearls to the mitred corners and piercing around the edges using my Tim Holtz Ruler, Precision Probe and Piercing Mat.

Thanks for stopping by.

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  1. Morning Julia, a beautiful card really loving all these subtle colours you are using.
    Nancyd xx

  2. Morning Julia, such a lovely card today, love the colour scheme, my second favourite colour.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

  3. Morning Julia.
    A beautiful card, the demo of this one was great too.
    Thank you take care Kitty.

  4. lovely subtle colours I think I remember seeing the demo,(saw that many )

  5. lovely subtle colours I think I remember seeing the demo,(saw that many )

  6. Lovely elegant card Julia so delicate and delicious. I have fallen in love with the scrolled tomentosa die I hope you will be getting it on your website as its another must have.

  7. Hi Julia
    Nice card. Saw it on Hochanda and it is nice to see how it was made.
    Really pretty. Useful dies.
    Anne M xxx

  8. I liked this when I saw it on Hochanda, so good to have the instructions. Thank you.

  9. Morning Julia, A very pretty card, lovely colours, and the flowers are beautiful.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  10. Beautiful card, very pretty.


  11. Morning Julia, watched you demo this on Hochanda .Nice one !! Love the colours and flowers you have used . Gloria (Sidcup) xx

  12. Beautiful card saw you making it on hochanda xxx

  13. Hi Julia,
    A really beautiful card in lovely colours, love everything about it.
    Thanks for sharing,

  14. Good morning Julia today's card is very pretty I love the colours and the dies are gorgeous. Have a great day today. Hugs Jackie

  15. Morning Julia,
    A very pretty card love the soft gentle colours.

  16. Hi Julia
    A truly fabulous card. I love the colours and the leaves.
    B xx

  17. A really pretty card, Julia.


  18. A stunning card a wedding me thinks
    Love the colour beautiful!!!!
    Love June Horrocks xxxx

  19. Hello Julia, this card is really beautiful and certainly has the wow factor. Love it, the colours are gorgeous. Have a great day. Bx

  20. Hi Julia. Lovely card, just right for that special occasion. SueL x

  21. Hi Julia
    Your card is just lovely, a nice style here and gorgeous color flowers, i hope you have a fabulous day too.
    Elaine H X

  22. Hi Julia,
    Gorgeous card love how you have made the frame, really pretty.
    Love Janet X
    From Wakefield

  23. Very dainty femine looking card. Just beautiful. :)
    Pat Platt
    Thanks too, My order arrived yesterday and I can't wait to play. :)

  24. A lovely delicate card.


  25. A stunning card, love the subtlety of it....lovely colour....luv Ursula xx

  26. Wow Stunning card

    Crafty hugs Pen x

  27. Hi Julia,

    Beautiful card, love the colour.

    Linda xx

  28. Hello Julia.

    Lovely Card. I think this is a very pretty, delicate Card. I love your corner cuts on the border die cuts. Lovely flowers and colour. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

  29. Hu Julia

    a lovely card I do like the soft colour and how different you have formed the flowers on this card xx

  30. Hi Julia
    Yay, the suns shining up here on the chilly north Norfolk coast....
    Beautiful card & love the soft lilac colour &all the dies you have used to create this pretty feminine card which looks delicate & elegant.

    Crafty Hugs
    Haze T xx (Norwich)

  31. Wow Julia this is another gorgeous card and another die to put on my list which is ever growing.
    All these beautiful cards and dies are too much temptation for me lol

  32. Beautiful card Julia. Very pretty.

  33. Another beautiful card Julia. Those new Couture dies are fabulous. X

  34. Hi Julia

    Those dies look utterly stunning white on white... wow!

    Hugs, T x

  35. stunning card Julia. i have bought some of these dies this week so will have play with the colours xx


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