Another card from the Pick of the Day last month -
For the background, I ran a piece of Coconut White Card
with the Spellbinders Garden Lattice A4 M-Bossabilities Folder. I stamped one of the Medallions from the Creative Expressions Lacy Medallions Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using the backing die from the Spellbinders Puzzle Effect Cut, Fold & Tuck die set. I added a 8mm White Pearl
to the centre. I cut another from the same die out of Black Card. I cut the smallest of the Grand Decorative Circles out of White Card and the next size up out of Black Card.
I cut 2 borders out of Black Card using the Spellbinders Octagon Strips & Accents die set. I folded and tucked them. I added some 8mm
and 5mm White Pearls
I cut 4 of the little motifs from the same die set and folded and tucked them and added a 5mm White Pearl
to the centre.
I tied a bow using 2 lengths of Black Silky Crush Ribbon
. I added a Fancy Pearl Embellishment
and a couple of Black Decorative Stick Pins.
I finished the card by adding some Black Swirls
and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in Black Pearl
around the edges.
Thanks for stopping by.
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Hi julia what can i say about this card its stunning the black and white set the card off really well thankyou for all your demos this year have a great christmas and a happy new year xReplyDelete
Good Morning Julia,ReplyDelete
Love the centre piece to this card, looks great in black and white. Hope you have a greatday.
Hi Julia. Lovely use of the dies in two colours. Really classy. I just love black and white.ReplyDelete
Val in Spain xxx
Morning Julia, This card is stunning, the black and white theme lends itself beautifully to the compilation, love the dies you have used. Absolutely stunning.ReplyDelete
Lots of love from Patricia xx
I think this is a beautiful card. The stamp is a very stunning centrepiece and the black and white theme is very elegant. Strangely I have never been a fan of the fold and tuck dies even tho I'm totally addicted to spellbinder dies and now have over 200 individual dies in my collection but this card is making me have a more open mind to the potential and dimension the fold and tuck dies have brought to your design. Thank you Julia for the inspiration!
Love the black and white. The elements in this card is like a circus of interest. X
Hi Julia, an awesome card in monochrome, really like it. BxReplyDelete
I love Black on white, you have a lot going on here but it does tie in with the bold center very clever , i love it .
Will catch up with you all after the Christmas Holidays .
Have Fun Everyone and a very Happy Christmas to you all .
Elaine H X
nice black and white design, not got any of these dies but they look very effective xx hazelReplyDelete
Stunning card, love black & white. Have a good day.
Wish I could afford the Grand dies (sigh).ReplyDelete
Hi julia this is a lovely card and done in black and white it looks very elegant and sophisticated.love lesley xxReplyDelete
Hello Julia, Stunning card, love the centrepeice and the monochrome look.ReplyDelete
Have a great day everyone.
Hugs June xxx
Hi Julia, a stunning card love black and white and the grand dec. circlesReplyDelete
I have the ovals so will try them. Nancyd xx
Morning Julia, I hope your not washed away!! Beautiful card, love the mono and mix of stamping, and diff dies, all works well together. Have a lovely weekend. EmmaReplyDelete
really striking. love it!ReplyDelete
Fabulous card Julia, the centrepiece is amazing! Carole Z XReplyDelete
great card like the black and white colour theme.Laura OReplyDelete
This card is rather too busy for me