Tuesday 4 December 2012

Good for the Sole

Hi Bloggers.

Easy peasy card today.

For the background, I popped a piece of blue card inside the Couture Creations Pastorale Embossing Folder and ran it through the Grand Calibur. The card was a little wider than the folder. I inked around the edges with Fountain Blue Paris Trunk Dye Ink using Cut n Dry Foam.

I stamped 2 of the shoes from the Creative Expressions If the Shoe Fits .... using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut them out using Spellbinders Splendid Circles and inked through the die with Fountain Blue.

I stamped the sentiment from the same stamp set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with the clear powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Fancy Framed Tags One and inked through the die with Fountain Blue. I added some 5mm White Pearls.

I assembled the card as shown adding some Pearl Swirls and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in White around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia

    Love your card today, but I am a shoe girl lol. I have just ordered this embossing folder I really like the borders

    Sue xx

  2. Morning Julia im liking this card I think its because i think it could be used as a female or a male card by changing the stamped images. I really like the stamp set that you have used on the last couple of cards.
    Take Care Julia

    Debs A

  3. Julia,
    Another very cute card. I love it.

  4. Morning Julia. Love the colour of this card. Thinking I may have to treat myself to some of the Paris trunk inks if I receive any money for my birthday today. It would be lovely to receive a card like this but none of my friends are crafters! C'est la vie! Day off work today to play with my new toys - if I get any. Otherwise shall have to make do with all my old ones. Ju

  5. Hi Julia, this card is lovely, colours are great and that embossing folder is on the wish list. Let's see what Santa brings. Bx

  6. Fab girlie card and that embossing folder is gorgeous! xx

  7. lovely card Julia like the colours and layout. xx hazel

  8. Hi Julia,
    Another lovely card, the colour is beautiful. Liking all the new embossing folders.
    Have a great day.

  9. Hi julia this is another lovely card and that is a pretty shade of blue,I keep telling myself I don't need anymore ink pads and you've been showing all the pretty paris trunk colours and I'm feeling tempted!! Lol love lesley xx

  10. Morning Julia,
    Pretty card love the colour.
    Have a good day.

  11. Morning Sue,

    A pretty , simple look that suits the words well. X

  12. Morning Julia, This simple card is beautiful, loving the colour.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  13. Morning Julia, another pretty girlie card today you could do
    it in any colour my daughter is a pink girl i'm sure she would love
    this in pink. Nancyd xx

  14. Good morning Julia, another pretty card, gorgeous, the shoe stamps and embossing are on my wishlist.
    Have a great day everyone.
    Hugs June xxx

  15. Really love this card ,style colours everything

    Elaine H X

  16. Hi Julia, Am really liking this embossing folder with the middle left for whatever takes your fancy Regards Jackie D

  17. Classy and elegant - just like wot I is :-) xx

  18. Hi Julia....love your card today.. must get this embossing folder and these stamps...my wish list is sooooooooooo longgggggggggggg

    Happy crafting
    Chrissie x x x

  19. Hi Julia.
    A great sentiment making this a real fun card.
    I love the new ink pads you have been using and may have to make a few purchases! Looking forward to your shows on Monday.
    Thanks for the inspiration.
    Joan B.


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