Saturday 29 December 2012

You are in my thoughts

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I popped a piece of Coconut White Card through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Bon Jour Embossing Folder. I inked around the edges with Raisin Adirondack Dye Ink using Cut n Dry Foam.

I stamped the image from the Creative Expressions Trees of Imagination Stamp Set using Plum Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Scalloped Labels One and inked through the die with Raisin Adirondack.

I stamped the sentiment from the same stamp set using Plum Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using the Spellbinders French Frills die set and inked through the die with Raisin.

I tied a bow using 2 lengths of American Seam Binding in Tropic Wine and added a Medium Circle Dazzler.

I assembled the card as shown adding some 3mm and 5mm White Pearls in the top 2 corners and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in White around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Hello Julia what a great card you have just given me a good idea how i can use my new spellbinder whimsical tree the die very much like the one you used today thankyou tracy w xxx

  2. Julia,
    Clever card, the tree is lovely. Thanks

  3. Hi Julia. Really subtle shading and i love the tree. Beautiful.

    Val in Spain xxx

  4. Morning Julia,
    Very pretty card loving the tree stamps so versatile.
    Have a good day.

  5. Hi Julia
    A very nice card ,love the colours

    Elaine H X

  6. Hi Julia, love the colour combo of this card, and it is very stylish and elegant. Bx

  7. Morning Julia, I love the colour ink used on this card, the tree stamp is gorgeous, it reminds me of Medusa's hair in tendrels ha ha. Quite a simple card, but so effective.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  8. Morning Julia, lovely card, i love the colours of this one, fab tree stamp. Emma

  9. Morning Julia

    Fabulous card I love the colour scheme and the layout

    Sue xx

  10. Hi julia this is a lovely simple card great for when you need a card quick!! I don't have these stamps but like Tracy I would use the tree die lesley xx

  11. Lovely card Julia love the design and that tree is so nice xx hazel

  12. Good morning Julia
    Wow what a stunning card I don't have the stamps but I do have the die so will give this one a try, thank you.

  13. Hi Julia.
    I love the tree stamp. Great colour for your card today.
    Thanks for the inspiration.
    Joan B.

  14. Hello Julia, A gorgeous card, love the tree and the warm colours. I think I need the tree stamp.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  15. Fab crd Julia another of my fav colour combos!


  16. Hi Julia,
    Lovely card. Like the tree. X

  17. Hi Julia, great card loving the tree stamp and the raisin ink
    makes everything pop must get it. Nancyd xx

  18. Hi Julia, lovely card! Carole Z x


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