Monday, 11 March 2013

Floral Heart

Hi Bloggers.

A pink card today.

For the background, I spritzed through the Heart Confetti Mask with the Cosmic Shimmer Angel Mist Mister. I then used the little swirl stamp from the Creative Expressions Wedding Bliss Stamp Set using Spun Sugar Distress Ink. I made sure the ink was dry and then inked around the edges with the Spun Sugar using Cut n Dry Foam.

I stamped the floral heart image from the same stamp set using Perfect Medium and embossed using Cosmic Shimmer Sunrise Pink Lustre Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Spelbinders Blossom 5 and inked through the die with Spun Sugar. I cut a square motif out of Pastel Pink Card using Spellbinders Asian Motifs and inked through the die with Spun Sugar.

I made 3 rolled flowers using White Crochet Ribbon and added some left over bits from a Pearl Swirl instead of leaves.

I assembled the card as shown adding some Self Adhesive White Pearls in 3 of the corners and some dots of Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent PVA in White around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia, Another lovely card today. I must get some of the spun sugar ink, it is such a pretty colour.

    Happy crafting
    Chrissie x x x

  2. Morning Julia,
    What a pretty card, i think that you have a favourite die here - Asian Motifs me thinks..
    Amanda x

  3. Hi Julia what a pretty card the dies are so good thank you for the great ideas you give us Tracy w

  4. Ooh, looks good enough to eat! (reminds me of a beautifully iced cake).

  5. Morning Julia another beautiful card. It realy pretty i love to use my spun sugar ink pad. Chrissie go and get this ink pad as you will think how you managed with out it. Take care Julia xx

    Debs A

  6. Hi Julia, lovely card, soft pink is always a favourite, sat and sorted my dies yesterday. Bx

  7. Julia,
    What a pretty in pink card. A wonderful inspirational card on a bleak snowy morning, you make me think spring is just around the corner....thanks

  8. Wonderful card Julia. Love it.

  9. great card,love the colours.Laura O

  10. Morning Julia, A truly lovely card, loving the soft pink, the background is fantastic, and those crochet ribbon, rolled flowers are beautiful.
    I hope you are managing to get lots of time with Kathryn.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  11. Such a pretty card today Julia and I just love the croquet ribbon flowers.

    Val in Spain xxx

  12. Beautiful card Julia . I especially love the flowers. Thank you for sharing .

  13. Morning Julia

    Gorgeous card today, I love the colour scheme and those flowers are beautiful

    Sue xx

  14. Morning Julia,
    Beautiful elegant card, musty put the Asian dies on my wish list.
    Hope you had a lovely Mothers Day with Kathryn.

  15. Morning Julia, Love the card the colours are beautiful love Jean Z xx

  16. Morning Julia
    A very pretty card, love the flower technique

    June x

  17. Hi julia another lovely card that's very girly,I don't think I use spun sugar enough!! Hope you manage to spend some time with Kathryn before she returns to lesley x

  18. Lovely card love the crochet ribbon flowers xx hazel

  19. Love these dies. Card is great, Julia and colours are lovely - flowers are gorgeous. Hope you managed to find some time to spend with your daughter yesterday or perhaps she just brought you beverages and treats while you were crafting! Hugs Annie

  20. Morning Julia, a very pretty card love the pink
    useit a lot, so nice of Kathryn to surprise you
    for Mothers day hope you got to spend some
    time together. Nancyd xx

  21. Morning Julia
    What a realy beautiful card the background is fantastic and those flowers wow! Hope you enjoyed your special day yesterday.

  22. Hello Julia, A very pretty card, love the soft delicate colour and the flowers are beautiful.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  23. Hi Julia, lovely delicate card, so pretty.Hugs Hilary

  24. This is so gorgeous! I love love love it! xx

  25. Hi Julia. Another very pretty card today. Not usually a pink person but I do like the colour of the spun sugar. SueL

  26. Afternoon Julia, this is so pretty, I do like Spun Sugar! Carole Z X

  27. after watching you on c&c using cosmic shimmer mists and masks for your background on 1 of your cards the other week i've gone and bought 20 different colours to play with! They are lovely and i hope my cards will shimmer like yours now XX


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