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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Love Birds or Snowbirds?



Over at Simon Says Stamp they are featuring Concord and 9th products (also here or here).  One I have of theirs is a lovely set of love birds called By Your Side.  I was going to use it for a St. Valentines card but I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to get on the band wagon and show case them as well.  The dies cut so nicely in my Cuttlebug.  

I think this relatively simple card looks so regal with the “slide-through” die design by Concord and 9th die and the dimensional flower embellishments by Anna Griffin. 

 I Love how the silhouette of the birds is showcased on the inside of the card with double sided paper. 

The pop-dotted flowers and the slide behind die give this card a distinctive 3D look which is perfect for the layered challenge over at Die cut Divas’ blog

Products and supplies:

  • Card base – in cream
  • Gems – in tan for eyes
  • Ink – Studio G in magenta (VP0030)
  • Ink dauber – for edging
  • Printer – for inside sentiment
  • Double sided paper (pattern on one side, solid on flip) – I used an Anna Griffin layer for this and slid it behind the birds but over the top of the rest of the card base.
  • Gold foil paper – for tiny die cut butterfly
  • Rose stickers 3D “kiss-cut” - Once again I have used an Anna Griffin product for this.  Anna has some beautiful “print then cut” flowers available on Cricut Design Space as well.
  • Die – Birds – “By Your Side” from Concord & 9th
  • Die – Butterfly  - “Up inthe Sky” cut and emboss dies by Cricut  
  • Adhesive – I use Tombow tape runner


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Hope you enjoyed my card today.  God Bless and Happy Scrappin’!

5 comments:

  1. Love the colors and layering! Thanks so much for playing Simon Says Stamp Wednesday “Anything Goes” Challenge! Beautiful colors and design. Well done!

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  2. What a lovely card. Thanks so much for sharing.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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  3. Such a lovely card and I like how you used the silhouette on the inside, very clever. Thanks for joining the Die Cut Divas, CarolG

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  4. Gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party.

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  5. So charming and romantic!! Thanks for playing along at Die Cut Divas.

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