Sunday, 14 February 2016

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Here's today's card -

A pretty, shaped card. I love the Spellbinders Grand Stately Circles Die Set.

I cut all the dies, except for the largest one out of Milk Card and inked through the dies with Phill Martin CS Frosty Aqua Colour Cloud using a Smoothie. On the smallest one, I added the Tiles Mask at the emboss stage to add some texture.

I stamped the sentiment from the Justrite Friends Antique Labels One Stamp Set using Cobalt Archival. I cut it out using the smallest die in the Spellbinders Exquisite Labels Eleven and inked through the die with Frosty Aqua.

I made a flower out of Blue/Ivory Striped Grosgrain. I inked a piece of Milk Card with Frosty Aqua and cut a couple of corners from the Spellbinders Moroccan Accents Die Set. I popped these behind my flower.

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  1. Morning Julia, a very pretty card.
    Nancyd xx

  2. Morning Julia.
    Happy valentine's day all.
    Thank you Julia a lovely card, and I have those dies, thanks for the inspiration. Take care Kitty.

  3. Morning Julia, its a lovely card today x

  4. Hi Julia,
    Think i've got these dis in my stash. Will fing them out and play again. Thanks for the reminder! Nice card.
    Anne M xxx

  5. Morning Julia, another lovely card today, these grande dies do not get enough airing in my opinion so it is lovely to see them here today.

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

  6. Morning Julia.Happy valentine's day to all. Thanks for today's inspiration. Nice to see striped grosgrain ribbon again . Gloria (sidcup) xx

  7. A lovely die set that has made a beautiful card.


  8. Lovely card & I agree, those dies are brilliant. Wouldn't be without them now.


  9. Love the card Julia these dies are brill not used enough don't see them much thank you love June Horrocks xxxx

  10. Hi Julia
    A very pretty card.
    Have a lovely Valentines day .
    Elaine H X

  11. Hi Julia, this card is lovely, you have made me want to get all my Grande shaped dies out and try different things. Have a lovely day. Bx

  12. Good morning Julia
    Your card is beautiful very pretty colours.
    Hug's Lynda Brock xx

  13. Hello Julia.

    Beautiful Card. The Grand Stately Circles are lovely, as is your colour combination. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes

  14. Absolutely stunning card Julia, love the circle die & the colours you've used x

  15. Pretty card and an abundance of beautiful circle dies

  16. Very pretty Julia, I love blue and white, hugs, T xxx

  17. Beautiful card today Julia. Thank you.

  18. Hi Julia,
    Lovely card, nice to see circles reminds me to try different shapes.
    Thanks for sharing,

  19. This is just so so beautiful, love those Stately Circles, have not used them in a while, now here is a lovely idea....thanks Julia ...Luv Ursula xx

  20. This is just so so beautiful, love those Stately Circles, have not used them in a while, now here is a lovely idea....thanks Julia ...Luv Ursula xx

  21. Hi Julia
    Lovely card today and very soft pastel colour which is so pretty.
    I too love the grand circle dies as they are so universal for making different styles.

    Crafty Hugs
    Haze T xx (Norwich)


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