Sunday, 2 February 2014

Purple Christmas V2 .....

.....  Hi!!  Back again, with a variation of my earlier card.  I was thinking about the card while out at lunch and realised that it would probably work really well using purple card and white embossing powder.  Here it is:

Merry Christmas V2 - photo by Deborah Frings - Deborah's Gems


Stamps: Waltzingmouse - 2011 Holiday Ornaments; Stampin' Up! - Sassy Sentiments, More Merry Messages
Inks: SU - Concord Crush; Versamark
Dies: Spellbinders - 2011 Heirloom Ornaments (S4-334) #3
Accessories: White Lustre Card; SU Card - Concord Crush; Avec Thread; White Embossing Powder

This is for the following challenges:

I made the card from Concord Crush (so sad that this was discontinued).  I made the panel by cutting it an inch smaller than the card, stamping the sentiment in Versamark and heat embossing with white powder.  Then I die cut the ornament shape.  I stamped the ornament onto the card base, embossed it and added some thread.  The inside is the same as the previous card here.  I'm not sure which is my favourite; what do you think?

That really is all now - I'm going to be spending most of the rest of the day in my craft room.  There is very little on TV tonight - all usual programming has been changed as it's the Super Bowl this evening.  I might find time to watch the adverts though!!  See you all soon.

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4 comments:

Stella said...

A striking card. Love the contrast of purple and white. That sentiment is so lovely!
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Deepti said...

Beautiful embossing :)

KayM said...

What a lovely shade of purple and such a pretty card! I love the ornament stamped in the reverse die cut! Thanks so much for joining us at Festive Friday! :)

Rebecca Luminarias said...

What a beautiful card, Deborah! I love that it's purple and the little window you created to showcase your ornament. Thanks for playing along with Festive Friday this week!

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