Saturday, 5 November 2011
Early Espresso and Cherry Cobbler Cardstock and Designer Series Paper Letters to Santa were used to create Christmas gifts to place under the Christmas Tree. The Christmas Tree is by Twiddleybitz. Stampin' Up! rhinestones were added for bling. The pot of the Christmas Tree is designed to display photos. Dazzling Diamonds glitter highlights the tips of the Christmas Tree but is hard to see in the photo.
The Santa from the Designer Series Paper Letters to Santa fitted just right on the front of this DVD tin containing gift tags and Christmas cards. The tin can easily be used for a Christmas gift after the cards have been sent and tags used.
Here's the inside, lined and fitted with two inserts to hold the Christmas tags and Christmas cards. The stamp set Merry and Type was stamped with Early Espresso and coloured with Stampin' Write markers after embossing the front half of the card. Cherry Cobbler seam binding was attached to the side front.
Monday, 18 July 2011
Well this worked! I have just tried a new way of uploading and it worked! I hope the brilliant deep purple blue of Concord crush has been reproduced adequately in this photo!
I created my own heart template after stamping and coloring the image. The Lattice embossing template was used on the background Concord Crush paper. Ribbon - Old Olive satin and my favorite Stampin Up! Have been added, along with some pearls.
Tuesday, 31 May 2011
Monday, 21 March 2011
This little mini album is about 3 inches square and lots of fun to make. Once you have done you will want to do more. It makes a lovely gift when boxed up. Great for photos or just messages. Add tags inside for added interest. Here I have used the Love Letter DSP adding flowers punched from Cherry Cobler cardstock and Hodge podge hardware. The stamp set is Elements of Style all by Stampin' Up!
Wednesday, 26 January 2011
Marina Mist is great fresh colour so I have highlighted the card with grosgrain ribbon on the neutral Kraft background. Very Vanilla cardstock was textured with the Lattice embossing folder run through the Big Shot. The Aviary birdcages were stamped with Early Espresso and Crumb Cake ink. The wording from Style Beautiful stamp set was stamped with Early Espresso onto a tag from Sizzlits Lots of Tags Level 3 set.
Thursday, 20 January 2011
A strip of the Very Vanilla cardstock has been run through the very new TEXTURED IMPRESSIONS Embossing Folder and added as a feature to the side of this card. You'll find this embossing folder in the new Summer Mini catalogue. The LOVE LETTER DSP has been included in this card as you guessed it, I made it straight after the card on the previous post. The stamp set FRIENDS 24-7 is another favourite of mine and has been stamped using both BASIC BLACK and CHERRY COBBLER inkpads.
The Summer Mini Catalogue is out now www.ruthmassey.stampinup.net and I've used the very adaptable AVIARY stamp set. The CHERRY COBBLER coloured flower was created with the BLOSSOM PARTY Big Shot die. I'm loving the CROCHET TRIM and VINTAGE TRINKETS from the new Summer Mini catalogue also. The LOVE LETTER DSP provided the polka dots with a Rhinestone on top of an ANTIQUE BRAD. These ANTIQUE BRADS and RHINESTONES are a must in anyone's stash.....