Sunday, 30 December 2012

Friends are like

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I spritzed through the Flower Mask with Cosmic Shimmer Tarnished Gold Vintage Mister on to some Milk Card. Then I randomly stamped a rose from the Creative Expressions If the Shoe Fits ... Stamp Set using Sepia Paris Trunk Dye Ink. I made sure that the ink was dry and then ran it through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Intrinsic Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the pattern - here I have used ribbon to hide the join. I inked around the edges with Yellow Damasque Paris Trunk Dye Ink using Cut n Dry Foam before adding the ribbon.

I stamped the bra and knickers from the Creative Expressions Frilly Things Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I coloured it in using Sepia Ink and Enchanted Gold Mica Powder from the Cosmic Shimmer Garden Flora Mica Spray Set. I cut them out with scissors and went around the edges with a black marker pen to hide any white bits.

I stamped the sentiment from the Frilly Things Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Floral Ovals and inked through the die with Yellow Damasque.

I tied a bow using 2 lengths of London Tan American Seam Binding and added a Light Brown Dazzler.

I assembled the card as shown adding some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in Olympic Gold around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.



15 comments:

  1. Morning Julia great card you give me some much great ideas to use my stamps thankyou Tracy xx

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  2. Hi Julia. This is so very pretty. It must take you hours to do the little dots around the edge.

    Val in Spain xxx

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  3. Morning Julia,

    Not so sure about this one. Love the background and the words. Not so sure about the placement of the underwear. X

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  4. Morning Julia, Really pretty card, lovely colours, your background, as always, is stunning.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  5. Morning Julia,
    Love the colour and the background the underwear items are not for me.
    Have a good day.
    Lydia
    X

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  6. Morning Julia

    Love your card, the background is gorgeous

    Sue xxx

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  7. Hi Julia, another beautiful card, love the sentiment. Having been trying a few backgrounds like you do them, and am quite pleased with the results. Bx

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  8. love the background its fab .Laura O

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  9. Fabralous card Julia lol love the sentiment too these stamps are great for girly cards xx hazel

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  10. Hello Julia, A lovely girlie card, love the background and colours.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

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  11. Hi Julia, Love the colours you have used.Blessings. Isobel

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  12. Hi julia love everything about this card,the colours are not what you would normally use on a girly card but they look great. Love lesley xx

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  13. This card is certainly not pants! I love it. X

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  14. Hi Julia, a great card love the sentiment and the background as usual
    is great. nancyd xx

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  15. Hi Julia,
    I love a card with a little humour and this card certainly has that! Can think of lots of friends who would love to receive this one.
    Thanks for the inspiration.
    Joan B.

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