Tuesday 1 October 2013

I'm so Sorry

Hi Bloggers.

A bit of a Burst of Splendour today -

Milk andCustard Card on this one. For the background, I randomly stamped the one of the stamps from the Heartfelt Creations Dahlia Bouquet Stamp Set using Scattered Straw Distress Ink. I made sure the ink was dry and then ran it through the Grand Calibur with the Couture Creations Hyper Magical Embossing Folder. I ran it through a second time and then inked around the edges with Scattered Straw using Cut n Dry Foam.

I stamped the image from the Heartfelt Creations Dahlia Cluster Stamp Set using Coffee Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I coloured the image in using Distress Markers - Mustard Seed and Crushed Olive. I cut it out using Spellbinders Radiant Rectangles and inked through the die with Scattered Straw. I cut the 2 largest dies in the same set out of Custard Card and again inked through the die with Scattered Straw.

I stamped the sentiment from the Heartfelt Creations Classic Message Stamp Set using Coffee Archival and embossed with Clear Powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Stately Circles and inked through the die with Scattered Straw. (the next photo looks an entirely different colour - goodness knows why!)

I ran the Scattered Straw Ink Pad over a length of Cream Crochet Ribbon and tied a bow. I added a Fancy Pearl Embellishment to the centre.

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

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia, a truly beautiful card and as usual a fantastic background
    and like the colour too.
    Nancyd xx

  2. Good morning Julia,
    This card would certainly get me out of the dog house... Beautiful.

  3. Morning Julia. I love that stamp, your colours are lovely and the background fab. xx

  4. Morning Julia
    Thank you a pretty card just the inspiration i needed. Take care Kitty

  5. Hi Julia
    Beautiful card very sunny colour makes my smile thank you Tracy w x

  6. Morning Julia
    Fabulous card, love the stamp and another of your super backgrounds.
    Amanda x

  7. Hello Julia, beautiful card, love the stamped image, scattered straw has to be one of my favourite distress ink colours. Bx

  8. Lovely card. I love the colours and the pretty stamped flowers xx

  9. Hi Julia. Great card. I love scattered straw too, it is such a lovely colour. Take care.

  10. Good morning Julia the card is gorgeous. Everything just works together so well. Have a great day. Love Jackie

  11. Gorgeous card Julia, the background is stunning and colouring the lace to match is a great idea. Pat x

  12. Morning Julia,

    Beautiful card, love the colours.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  13. Morning Julia, lovely card, love the stamp! Love Jean xxx

  14. Morning Julia, A beautiful card, loving the background and the gorgeous dahlia stamp.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  15. Good morning Julia, loving the colours and great texture detail in this card + of course the addition of the gorgeous crochet ribbon! x

  16. lovely card love the texture xx hazel

  17. Morning Julia,
    lovely card, great background as always.

  18. Hi Julia, locely card as usual.
    X Ros

  19. Hello Julia, This is such a pretty card, love the dahlia, background and crochet bow. Scattered straw is one of my favourite distress inks too.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  20. Lovely sunny card Julia, hopefully I won't need to use that particular sentiment too much Mabex


  21. Hi Julia,

    Great card. Full of sunshine. X

  22. Love the colours in todays card Julia, very pretty

    xx Sandra

  23. WOW Julia. Milk and custard makes me feel hungry!
    Really lovely happy card - full of sunshine. beautiful.

    Love Val x

  24. Hi Julia, love the card and the colours, the stamp is pretty too love Jean Z xxx

  25. Hi Julia, love this card. Lol lynne m x x x

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  27. Hi Julia,

    This card is soooooooooooo pretty. Love everything about it. It is stunning.

    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx


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