Monday, 25 November 2013

Sweet Memories

Hi Bloggers.

Thanks for all your comments and emails for the shows yesterday - I'm glad you liked the new Heartfelt Creations collections, they are really lovely.

Here's today's card -

I cut a frame out of Coconut White Card using Spellbinders 5 x 7 Matting Basics B and Spellbinders Majestic Labels 25.

I stamped the Heartfelt Creations Script Key Background onto Black Card using Perfect Medium and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder.

 I stamped the image from the Heartfelt Creations Floral Keys & Locket Stamp Set using Jet Black Archival and embossed with Cosmic Shimmer Clear Embossing Powder. I cut it out using Spellbinders Labels 18. 

I stamped the Heartfelt Creations Burnished Key stamp using Jet Black Archival and cut it out using the Burnished Key Die. I added the corresponding key on top of the one in the image using 3d Foam.

I tied a bow using Black Crochet Ribbon. I made a flower out of Coconut White Card and felt from the Vintage Felt Pack using the Hearfelt Creations Sweet Juliet Die Set.

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

I've just noticed that we've topped the 1100 followers mark. I'll draw for the candy later today so please check back to see if you've won!

Thanks for stopping by.



  1. Morning Julia. The shows and products were brilliant yesterday.Thank you for all the inspiration. Take care Kitty

  2. Hi Julia/Juliet : ) Great card, (both you and Sue have cards made using labels 25 today:)) I love the flowers. I enjoyed Toolshed yesterday but missed the other show. Fantastic cards, you and the other ladies have been so busy. Thank you for demoing the flowers, that was a good idea. I agree that Spellbinders should have put a pictureof the finished flower on the front of the packaging. You would never guess what the dies end up as woud you! Nigel did get in a muddle with Julia/Juliet didn't he, bless him. Hope you can have a rest today. Take care.

  3. Hi Julia
    What a great show yesterday this card is stunning love the flowers must get that die thank you Tracy w x

  4. Morning Julia and Wattsonettes. Heartfelt Creations never fail to give us crafters the wow factor with every new product, thank you HC and thank you Julia for giving us inspiration and idea's for using them. Love the thought of 8x8 paper packs as those are the size I make, although just started 7x7 and love that size also. Julia, is it my weary eyes playing jokes on me - or is today's beautiful card uploaded sideways ? Maybe I should look again with my glasses on.!!!

    Hope you all had a lovely weekend, and have an enjoyable crafty day.

    Good luck ladies for the draw.
    Hugs all round.
    Lancashire Steph xx

  5. Sorry, got my glasses on now. My fault !!!! The side bow threw me as that was the 1st thing my eyes focused on !

    Lancashire (stupid) Steph xx

  6. Hi Julia, shows were fab, demos as always were inspiring, and this card is simply beautiful. Love the sets, more for the wish list, as it is getting very close to Christmas, will probably only get them in the new year if they are still available. Bx

  7. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous I love the combination of black and white. Have a great day. Love Jackie

  8. Hi Julia great shows yesterday, ended up buying burnished keys die and stamp sets.

  9. Morning Julia, Fabulous shows, great tips and techniques, and stunning products.
    Your card samples were stunning and this card today is stunning, I love your use of the dies and black and white is always elegant. A stunning card.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  10. Hi Julia. I just managed to catch some of youur great demos yesterday. I have the Sweet Juliet dies and now all I need is the time!

  11. Morning Julia,

    Gorgeous card.

    Enjoyed your shows yesterday. X

  12. Morning Julia,

    Lovely card, beautiful monochrome. Love the embossed background stamp too.

    Shows were brilliant, just love you and Nigel together.

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx

  13. Hi Julia, Lovely card, black and white so classy, miss the first show so i'll watch on catch up. Like the look of these stamps and dies. Has Santa got room on his sleigh??

  14. Morning Julia, my favourite today, black and white! Beautiful card and loves your shows yesterday, and yes I did cave in and buy! Love Jean xxx

  15. Lovely Julia, I love the crochet ribbon I must get me some of that. xxxx

  16. Hi Julia. You and Sue Wilson must be on the same wavelength today as you have both used the same die. It really does look gorgeous and your card is stunning. Great shows yesterday. Take care x

  17. Hi Julia loved the show yesterday and your demo's were great.
    really liked the flower die that sold out.
    Marion H

  18. This is gorgeous,such a lovely image and fab

  19. Morning Julia, really gorgeous card today not watched shows from yesterday
    yet planning to after these posts glad you showed how to make flower can't wait to
    Nancyd xx

  20. Hi Julia
    I just simply love this card. it looks fantastic in black and white. I haven't seen your shows yet. I shall look after lunch as I'm at school this morning, helping the 5 year olds with there reading.

  21. Hi Julia,

    What a gorgeous card. Love every single thing about it., Thank you.

    Much love,

    Shirley T. xxx

  22. Morning Julia
    FAN-TAS-TIC this card is amazing, I loved all the new dies stamps and all the fabulous demos.
    Amanda x

  23. I love this card and all the dies and stamps, Hope I get some for Christmas. loved the shows , all my love Jean Z xxx

  24. The only words for this Card is stunning. As always I loved your shows Julia thank you for your fun and inspiration Helen xx

  25. Lovely show Julia. I was glued as usual can't wait for the Juliette stamps to be back in stock they are stunning/fabulous Julie xx

  26. Hi Julia. Loved the Tool Shed yesterday. All the stamps are beautiful and as always the demos are great.
    Love todays card. Black and white is always a hit with me.
    Love Val x

  27. Beautiful card Julia. I love this new release and just wish I could afford everything! Pat x

  28. Hi Julia, I loved all of the new dies, stamps ect. Plus the demo's you have made are second to non.
    X Ros

  29. Well done on reaching the 1100, well deserved. Loved the shows over the weekend and learned lots! You and Nigel together work really well. Love the monochrome colours and the techniques of the card today. Thanks for sharing x

  30. Hello Julia, Congratulations on reaching 1100 followers, you deserve it. Loved the shows yesterday, so informative and very entertaining. The dies and stamps are amazing. Today's card is stunning, love everything about it.
    Take care.
    Hugs June xxx

  31. Loved the shows yesterday Julia so beautiful look forward to dec and more of the same thank you Julia xx

  32. Hi Julia,
    A stunning card, love black & white, great shows yesterday, well done.

  33. Hi Julia, lovely black and white card.

  34. Hi Julia, I love monochrome cards and this one is gorgeous! Love the Sweet Juliet die! x

  35. Monochrome-beautiful and striking.Love the new sets.

  36. Lovely card, missed your shows as I have been on holiday. Must catch up with your posts xx

  37. Hi Julia, and thank you for the shows yesterday some useful tips. The black and white is very eyecatching though I have to admit to being in the minority as I'm not keen on these new stamps and dies but that doesn't stop me appreciating your lovely card. Best wishes Jackie D


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