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I Love You Card

A made this wee shabby chic I love You Card tonight in the workshop tonight..

Supplies List :~

  • White Cardstock A5 folded in half to make a standard sized card
  • Papermania Rose Garden Patterned Paper and Die Cuts
  • Pink Rhinesones
  • Nestabilities Labels One
  • Tim Holtz Antique Linenn & Vintag Photo Distress Inks
  • Prima Botanicals Patterned Paper
  • Versamagic Pixie Pink Chalk Ink
  • Claudine Hellmuth Multi Medium Matte
  • 1 x Pink Mulberry Rose
  • Glue Dots and ATG Glue Gun
  • Cotton Lace
  • Pink Lace


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“Celebrate This” ….. Strawberries!

I made this card for the “Celebrate This” Card Challenge #21 over on the My Minds Eye Blog..

I absolutely adore strawberries, they are my most favourite fruit in the whole wide world… hence they should be celebrated 😉

Below is the sketch for the challenge…

and here is my interpretation of the card layout 🙂

Supplies List :-

  • Card Base and Die Cut Strawberry are in My Minds Eye Mary Mary “Sweetie Pie” Berry Preserves Paper
  • The Die Cut Strawberry is by Sizzix #655297
  • The Strawberry Paper & Border Strip are from My Minds Eye Mary Mary “Sweetie Pie” Strawberry Paper
  • Merci Stamp is by Sizzix #655731
  • Moss Green Seam Binding with a twisted effect
  • Martha Stewart Cotton Candy Glitter sprinkled on the individually cut strawberries on the border strip
  • Pink Rhinestones from my own stash
  • Papermania Rose Chalk Ink
  • Colorbox Frost White Chalk Ink
  • Tim Holtz Shabby Shutters Distress Ink
  • 2.5″ Circle Punch
  • Corner Chomper & Cuttlebug

I cant wait until it’s strawberry season again, I love eating them, going to the staweberry patch and picking my own, I freeze batches of them for the winter months and make yummy jam