Tuesday, October 16, 2012

SU! ORNAMENT KEEPSAKES ON NATURAL COMPOSITION DSP

I have, for a few months, been wanting to recreate this stunning card by Yvette Ashe - it is one of my all-time favourites, using Stampin' Up!'s Ornament Keepsakes stamps.  Until now, though, I haven't had the Natural Composition Specialty Designer Series Paper.

Well .... I now have the paper, and I just had half an hour free, so I set to work.  I have added a couple of different touches (ribbon treatments, glimmer paper behind the buttons, and Early Espresso ink on the sentiment), but hope I've done Yvette's design justice.  I don't normally blog cards that I have CASEd, but this one has to be an exception because I just LOVE it!!!



Stamps: Ornament Keepsakes, More Merry Messages
Card: Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla, Champagne Glimmer Paper
DSP: Natural Composition Specialty Designer Series Paper
Ink: Pool Party, Island Indigo, Crumb Cake and Early Espresso stampin' pads
Other: Holiday Ornaments framelits dies, Victoria crochet trim, Pool Party seam binding, Linen Thread, Very Vanilla 1/8" taffeta ribbon, Vintage faceted buttons, glue dots, Itty Bitty shapes 3/8" circle punch, sponge daubers



5 comments:

  1. Oh, I love it too! So glad you shared! Love the colour combo.

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  2. This is lovely, Christine. Did you cut the back out of the glimmer paper like I do??? LOL. I took the Natural Composition paper off my last order and now seeing your card, I'm regretting that move.

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  3. This is stunning Christine! Love the colour of the ornaments. Very well done!

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  4. Love the colour combo and all the details, Christine. Looking forward to seeing that DSP IRL.

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