Sunday, 1 September 2013

That corner flourish....... and a CAS card

Lots of questions asking me who made the die in the wedding card below... it's a Cheery Lynn, 'Romantic Victorian Flourish' - hope this helps and am sorry it's taken me a couple of days to get back to you all.....x
Quickie share for today - had a busy day yesterday playing all day and have today extended a lot of nervous energy watching my beloved Liverpool FC play the Manchester 'enemy'!!LOL

Used a few of my larger scraps for this  - hence the different size instead of my usual square card!

The embossed panels are layered onto pale green  and the gap in the middle was covered with a piece of pale green polka dot paper!

The stamp is by Papermania - I coloured it with Shabby Shutters and Peeled Paint distress inks, and a teeny spot or two of Spun Sugar then used Glossy Accents on the leaves.

The small green leaf was from a flower stamp set and cut out from another scrap of the backing card.

The stripey ribbon was just enough (and I mean JUST!!) to wrap round and tie a little knot.
Sentiment is fast becoming one of my favourites as I think it can be used for all kinds of things and just finished it all off with a few pale green pearls.

Challenges -
Happy Campers - Use a Stamp
4 Crafty Chicks - Squares (My stamp)
Little Red Wagon - Polka Dots
Sweet Stampin' - Spots and Stripes
A Creative Romance - CAS
HIMCR - Freestyle


Thanks for visiting - am away to have a trawl round blogland! x

19 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Viv and just love that image...great colours

    Anne

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  2. This is gorgeous Viv. I love the image, wonderful fresh colours and fabulous layout too.
    Sue xx

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  3. So beautiful Viv, love the greens.
    Wendy xx

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  4. beautiful card Viv, I like the stamp the embossing and the green.
    Kevin xx

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  5. Great all occasion card! Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

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  6. Super beautiful Viv, love your card designs...thanks for the info too..xx

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  7. This is absolutely beautiful Viv. I love the fresh green you have chosen to use and the way you have put it together. Good luck with the challenges

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  8. This is just gorgeous,love the colours and fab image.xxx

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  9. Fabulous and beautiful
    luv
    Debby

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  10. so gorgeous viv.i love your colours and the postcard stamp is stunning ;D

    xx coops xx

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  11. Yippee - I have this stamp (never used - tut tut). Lovely card Viv. Thank you so much for the die info - it's on my ever growing list! X

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  12. Thanks for playing our squares challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks, great job!

    Leanne DT 4CC!

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  13. Gorgeous image and fab colouring!
    Thanks for playing with us this week at Sweet Stampin'.
    Pia x

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  14. I love your layout, colors, date ills and image. Incredible inspiration. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at 4CC.

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  15. This is very nice. I like the angles. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

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  16. such beautiful card.
    Many thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week
    Doreen xx

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  17. This is great.That green is very fresh.
    Thanks for sharing with us at Sweet Stampin'
    xxx

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  18. what a fantastic image love the fresh green and embossing and great matching ribbon-thanks for joining us at Happy Campers
    Carol DT x

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  19. Beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing with us at A Creative Romance. Jen xx

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