Saturday, 2 September 2017

Welcome to my Saturday post

Hi there readers

If you've swung by my blog this morning expecting to see my LIM entry you will be out of luck today ..... the challenge goes live at 08:00  and I'm out from 08:30 so do, please, swing by tomorrow and see what I came up with!

In the meantime I've a make to share with you today, one I made a short while ago but haven't yet blogged

My card
The front, back and inside of my card along with the front and back of my envelope

This shows the faux crystal placement a little better
Materials used:
  • White 12.7cm square, 250gsm, card and matching sized envelope
  • Two pieces of white card cut to 11.5cm square
  • One piece of purple card cut to mat with a 3.2mm border
  • Inkadinkado dotty circle (from the 98981 gemstone jewels set) stamped using Ranger Archival mini vibrant fuchsia ink
  • Happy Little Stampers sentiment (from the Butterfly Birthday set) stamped using Ranger Archival mini majestic violet ink
  • 12 x Graphic 45 faux crystal minis placed in a circle on each of the "spokes", to bling it up!

I am loving the clean graphic design and sparklingly sharp colours - forgot how much I love pink and purple together too ..... I'll be entering the above make for the following challenges:-
  1. Creative Knockouts - challenge No. 209 - FINISH THE INSIDE
  2. In the Pink - challenge No. 124 - ANYTHING GOES .... pink must feature as the prominent colour
  3. Southern Girls - August 23rd challenge - SMASH YOUR STASH RETRO CHALLENGE - use old stash (Inkadinkado stamps came from Newbury Artstamps in 2014! - hope that's old enough
  4. Aloha Friday - challenge No. 102 - BIRTHDAY
  5. Morgans Artworld - challenge No. 17 - ANYTHING GOES
Have a fantastic Saturday, I'm scrapbooking with friends so I'm pretty sure I shall be enjoying myself


SARN said...

What a fantastic stamp and a great colour scheme. LOVE this card mate.

Enjoy your day out.

Hugs, Sarn xxx

Cara said...

This is fabulous, love how you added the bling x

Pat said...

How pretty Kathy and I love the colours and added gems. I hope the scrapbooking went well. x

Lilian said...

great card Kathy,


Rae Ann said...

The starburst stamp is so fun and the gems are such a great touch. The repeated image really ties the whole thing together.

Thank you for joining us at Creative Knockouts for our Finish the Inside challenge.

Meighan Wheller said...

Fabulous card. Love the touch of bling. Thanks for sharing with us at Southern Girls and we hope you will join us again soon. Meighan DT

Lorraine said...

A gorgeous card, love the stamp
Thanks for joining this months challenge at In The Pink

Line said...

A beautiful card.

Thank you so much for joining us over at Morgan's ArtWorld.

Hugs Dt Line