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Saturday, 14 September 2013

Another girlie Christmas card!

I have to admit... I'm really pleased with this one! It's very girlie, and actually a lot of fun to make (if terribly messy... distressing paper is as messy as it is fun! lol) And I am oficially in love with seam binding! It is soooooo much easier to use than other ribbon, and looks so lovely! Must get me some more!

I added Stickles to the girl's coat (the white part) as well as some of the the flowers.


I am especially pleased with how the flower arrangement turned out...


Recipe:

Image - "Festive post" - LOTV
Medium: Promarkers
Papers: Me to You "Winter Wonderland"
Flowers and pearl ribbon slider - WOC
Ribbon: Seam binding from The Ribbongirl
Sentiment: LOTV on a Papermania Urban Stamps tag...
Fran-tage
Stickles
White and pink card, lace and pearls from stash.

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Crafting by Designs - Anything Goes
LOTV ideas to inspire - Ribbon and lace (second entry)


Have a shiny day!

Sammy-x

20 comments:

Desire Fourie said...

Just so beautiful. Love the beautiful flower spray and the ribbon with the heart buckle.
Hugs
Desíre
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Donna Mosley said...

Stunning card Sammy, love the scrummy details.

Donna x

Gayle's Crafty Blog said...

It's lovely Sammy...very pretty..I'm in love with seam binding too...so much easier to use and looks lovely and you've just reminded me that I've run out..Hugz Gayle xx

Helen in the UK said...

Very pretty! Great Frantage snow :)

Kathleen said...

Lovely card, very pretty.

Kath x

Andrea said...

what a lovely card... I love the soft colours you have used and the flower arrangement is stunning ...you should be pleased with it...its perfect..i do love LOTV stamps they are so pretty and a joy to colour as you've shown here have good week Andrea

cotnob said...

This is such a pretty Christmas card Sammy, lovely soft colours and beautifully embellished.
Pauline
x

debby4000 said...

Oh what a beautiful, adorable card.
luv
Debby

Inkyfingers said...

What a pretty card. - so much lovely detail and that image is just gorgeous.

Linda said...

Absolutely gorgeous.

Sharon said...

So beautiful. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafting By Designs.
Hugs, Sharon

NGCARDS said...

Sammy this card is adorable! Thank you for popping by my blog and good luck with my candy draw :) xxx

julieprice3 said...

This is so pretty, love the colours and sweet image, nicely done
Hugs Julie P

Lozzy T said...

What a gorgeous card Sammy and what a sweet image and beautiful colouring, love the flowers to..Hugs Lozzy xx

Laine said...

Wonderful colour palette and design detail Sammy. I love it.
Laine
xx

Dortesjs said...

Your card is truly adorable and elegant

Elise said...

OooH this is so BEAUTIFUL! I love the colors and your decorations!!!! And of course .. this image is sooo DARLING beyond words! hehe!!! :)

Big Hugs,
Elise

Kat W said...

Just dropped by your blog and this stunning card caught my eye - wow wow wow! The distressed look is fab and the embellies are just perfect. I adore seam binding too and I love how you used it with the ribbon slider and rose on the bow :-)
Hugs, Kat xx

karen wood said...

Hi Sammy. Wow! this card is stunning love it all. Colours are pink my favourite,image is so sweet & well coloured.I love all your embellishments, pretty flowers & seam binding.
Happy Crafting.
Karen x

Also love your decorated mini ring binders, (not made mine pretty yet).

Erica said...

Hi Sammy,

Such gorgeous colours and I love the spray of flowers!

Thanks for joining our Lili of the Valley 'Ribbon and Lace' challenge.

Good luck!

Hugs

Erica x