Saturday 9 March 2013

Wishing You a Wonderful Beginning

Hi Bloggers.

Here's today's card -

For the background, I spritzed a piece of Coconut White Card with Cosmic Shimmer Angel Pearl Mister, I dried it and then inked through the Doodle Daisies Mask with Stormy Sky Distress Ink. I then ran it through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Passion Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time to extend the pattern and then inked around the edges with Stormy Sky using Cut n Dry Foam. I wrapped a piece of White Silky Crush Ribbon around the background where shown.

I stamped the image form the Creative Expressions Wonderful Beginnings Stamp Set using Perfect Medium and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Arctic Lake Lustre Embossing Powder. I cut it out with scissors. I cut a square motif from the Spellbinder Asian Motifs die set and inked through the die with Stormy Sky.

I stamped the sentiment from the same stamp set again using Perfect Medium and embossed with Arctic Lake Lustre. I cut it out using Spellbinders Matting Basics B and inked through the die with Stormy Sky.

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

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. hi julia, another beautiful card. love the backgrounds you do & the gown stamp is stunning! have a good day debs :0)

  2. Good morning Julia,
    This card is fab. The colors are lovely and the design so beautiful. Good job..


  3. Morning Julia,

    Lovely soft colour. Looks so pretty. X

  4. Morning Julia, There is a blue and white colour theme on yours and Sue's Blog today. I love this card, the colours are gorgeous, and that dress stamp is stunning, I love it.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  5. Hi Julia, love the dress stamp and the soft feel to this card. Lol Lynne M x x x x

  6. Morning Julia,
    This dress is so romantic and those embossing powders are a definate must have.
    Hope you are getting ready for friday, we only have six more sleeps to wait.
    Amanda x

  7. Lovely card. Im a little in love with this set of stamps and you show them off beautifully.

  8. Beautiful, Julia, simply beautiful!
    Hugs Annie

  9. Hi Julia. Well, the Queen of backgrounds is at it again. LOve, love, love it. The work that goes into just the background is amazing. Love the stamp and the die is one of my favourites.

    Have a good weekend.

    Val in Spain xxx

  10. A very stylish and beautiful card As ever julia

  11. This dress design certainly makes a very pretty focal point for a card. I am very partial to blue/white too.

  12. Love the card Julia and the colours are beautiful Jean Z xx

  13. Hi Julia, beautiful card, how fab is that wedding dress stamp for a more modern card. Bx

  14. Great card and colours today Julia, very pretty
    x Sandra

  15. Hi Julia,what a lovely card,just received my stamps they are stunning x all the best martine x

  16. Morning Julia,
    Very pretty card loving what you are doing with these stamps.

  17. wonderful card love the colour, design and sentiment xx hazel

  18. Hello Julia, What a lovely card, love the colours, so subtle. The dress stamp is beautiful a stunning focal point.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  19. Morning Julia

    Such a pretty card today, love the blue

    June x

  20. Hi Julia, a fantastic card loveing this stamp and the subtle
    colour works great. Loved yesterdays card too didn't manage to
    log in yesterday but checked it out just now beautiful.
    Nancyd xx

  21. Hi Julia this is another great example of a stunning wedding card,this dress stamp is lovely and modern.looking forward to the potw next week we are going to get some sneak peeks from you and sue soon as cant wait to see what dies is going to be on it!!! Loveless levy x

  22. Hi Julia well what can I say apart from that will teach me to read my post before hitting the post button!!! Clearly it should have said love Lesley and not loveless levy!!! Lol Love lesley x


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