Monday, 24 July 2017

Elegant Cross Card for a Christening

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I ran a piece of Coconut White Card through the Spellbinders Platinum Machine with the Creative Expressions Floral Stripes Embossing Folder. I added CS Enchanted Gold Gilding Polish to it, matted onto Gold Mirror Card and popped onto a Coconut White Card blank.

I cut die #4 from Sue Wilson's Indonesian Background die set out of Gold Mirror Card and dies #3 and #4 together out of Coconut White Card. I glued the 2 die cuts together using CS Glue in a Woodware Fine Tipe Glue Applicator, dabbing off any excess glue with Kitchen Roll before putting them together.

I cut one of the frames from Sue's Indonesian Mini Frames Die Set - cutting the outer die on it's own once and the 2 dies together once. I glued the 2 die cuts together and added them to my Background Die piece.

I cut one of the crosses from Sue's Elegant Cross Die Set out of Gold Mirror Card and added a Craft Consortium Pearl to the centre.

I cut Sue's Christening Day Die out of Gold Mirror Card and added it to the bottom of my card.

I completed my card by adding a Pearl to each corner.

The winner of the card from Freebie Friday on 21st July is ..................................

Jan on the Fosse

Please email me at juliawattscrafts@gmail.com with your address and I'll pop your card in the post.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.
www.juliawattscrafts.co.uk
Free card with all website orders over £10 (ask for one in the comments box at checkout).

28 comments:

  1. Morning Julia, a really elegant and beautiful Christening card, love the design of the cross. Well done Jan on winning the card. Have a great day all. Bx

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  2. Good morning Julia
    Stunning Christening card today.I'm thrilled to have won your beautiful giveaway card.
    Jan x

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  3. Morning Julia, such a beautiful card today and a lovely keepsake. Congratulations to Jan on the Fosse.

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

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  4. Lovely card.

    Congrats to the card winner.

    Michele

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  5. An elegant card, Julia. Pretty embossing folder.
    Jan
    Northampton

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  6. What a beautiful card. Thank you for sharing.

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  7. Good Morning Julia.. Beautiful card this morning . Gold and white all looks expensive on a card. Congratulations to Jan...... Wendy

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  8. Hi Julia
    A beautiful card, elegant.
    Congrats to Jan on the Fosse.
    B xx

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  9. absolutely beautiful, Julia.

    Anne (Northampton)

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  10. This is gorgeous I was only saying yesterday that I don't sell my cards and my circle of friends and family tend to have Naming Ceremonies these days which can be both - extremely religious or not at all

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  11. Beautiful card Julia.
    Congratulations to Jan on the Fosse
    Marion S x

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  12. A lovely card apt for the occasion Julia...thank you...luv Ursula xx

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  13. Hello Julia.

    Lovely Card. Great dies, I really like the simple elegance. Thanks for sharing.

    Congratulations Jan on the Fosse.

    Best wishes

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  14. Hi julia, your card is so beautiful.
    Well done to Jan on the Fosse

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  15. Beautiful Christening Card Julia. tfs
    Maria x

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  16. Hi Julia such a beautiful card the cross is lovely
    Congratulations to Jan

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  17. Hi Julia this is a stunning card I love it the dies and embossing are wonderful. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  18. Gorgeous card Julia, beautiful embossing.

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  19. Beautiful card Julia. Thank you for sharing this. Congratulations to Jan for winning the freebie card. Enjoy!

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  20. A very stunning design Julia, beautiful

    Congratulations to Jan... enjoy!

    June x

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  21. Beautiful card Julia. Congratulations to Jan. X

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  22. Hi Julia,
    A beautiful and elegant card,perfect for a happy event as Christening.Love the embossing & the colors. A real keepsake to look back on or have mounted for the nursery wall.
    Thanks
    Carmen

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    1. Sorry,I forgot to congratulate Jan on the Fosse!

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