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Thursday, 15 October 2015

Graceful Pink and White - Just For You

Good Morning Everyone,

A cloudy day is forecast for Nottingham today, so it looks like another craft room day for me, can't complain about that though can I ?

Your comments on the card I posted yesterday were absolutely lovely, I really appreciate you all taking the time to comment.

Today's card is another 8 x 8 but works really well on smaller cards too.


Products I used:- which can all be found on Phill's website :- www.honeypotcrafts.co.uk

8 x 8 White Card Blanks
White Card Stock
Graceful Butterfly & Dragonfly Paper Pads
Graceful Pink Mister Spray
Graceful Pink Twinkles
Graceful Pink P.V.A
Sentimentally Yours Bracket Stamps
Spellbinder Dies Bracket Borders 2
Spellbinder dies Blooms 3
Sue Wilson Petite Vinery Dies
Sue Wilson New York Collection Dies - Herald Square
Sue Wilson Embossing Folder - Leafy Montage

Here's what I did:-

8 x 8 Card Blank
I then cut a sheet from the Graceful Pink to 7.75 sq and attached to the main card.

Next I cut a piece of Plain White Card Stock to 7.5 sq and sprayed this using Graceful Pink Mister Spray. Once this was dry (only a couple of minutes) I embossed it using the Leafy Montage Embossing Folder.Then attached flat to the card.



Using Plain White Card Stock and a Bracket Border Die
I cut this 4 times lining up each time to create the fancy rectangle. I then attached this flat to the card,






For the centre feature I used the New York Collection - Herald Square die and cut this out in white card stock and backed it with a piece of scrap pink paper from the paper pad.

Then I cut the square from the small die and using a stamp from the Bracket Everyday Sentiments I heat embossed using Silver Embossing Powder.
I then attached all of these using pads to give dimension.


Finishing Touches

Using Spellbinder Blooms Three I cut several flowers, to which I shaped and attached to the card, then added the leaves using the Petite Vinery Die.

Finally using Graceful Pink P.V.A. I added the pearls around the edge of the Bracket  Rectangle and around the edge of the sentiment.

I then added Graceful Pink Twinkles to the edge of the petals and also to the centre of the flowers.


                                                          Happy Crafting

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10 comments:

  1. Morning Barb and Phill, oh wow this is gorgeous and the colours, I love them, I have the pearl PVA so will be trying to make it. Fabulous card as always.

    Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

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  2. Certainly yesterday card made me think about my collection of embossing powders - so I have dug it out to play with over the weekend. Today's card has made thing that I really ought to get round to playing with colour and flowers more often. My flowers are usually one colour.

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  3. Morning Barb, This card is really pretty.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  4. Good Morning Barb (and Phill),
    This is a great card. Love the soft pinks and textures. So elegant.
    Shirley

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  5. Hi Barb, beautiful card, in my favourite colour, love it x X

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  6. Afternoon, Sunny day here and great day. Lovely card and thanks for sharing. Beautiful.

    Crafty hugs Pen x

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  7. Sunny here in sunny Spain, lovely card too, xxx

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  8. Hi Barb,
    Beautiful card, the colour is lovely. You definitely deserve all the lovely comments. Thank you for sharing your gorgeous cards.

    Hugs

    Linda xx

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  9. Hi Barb,today's card is another beautiful stunner the colours are lovely. Take Care Melody xXx

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  10. Hi Barb, I love this card. It's so so pretty and love the flowers. Love the Graceful Pink and I have the Herald Square die. A great finishing touch of all the pva pearls around the frames. Beautiful, just beautiful x "Thank you Barb" Each comment is meant from the heart xxxx :)

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