Sunday, 10 February 2013

Inspired by Stamping #45

Hi everyone!

When I saw the colour challenge at Inspired by Stamping, I just knew I wanted to make a card and try a brand new technique from my Online Card Classes.

As this is my first attempt at using acetate on a card, I got it all a bit messy with glue etc. Oh well - try, try again. But seeing this was my first attempt and it took me FOREVER to make, I must post it.


I started with Very Vanilla cardstock and decided to use my scalloped circle dies from Spellbinder. I used a medium size die to first cut out a portion of the front of the card. I then used two dies to create the 'outline' and used the bigger die to create the acetate window. 
I embossed the card with my Vintage Wallpaper folder.

The sentiment is from my Fancy Sentiments set (Inspired by Stamping) and I have used the Victorian Lace and flowers that are also from Inspired by Stamping.

Here is the colour inspiration -

IBSIC#45

I don't have anything 'heart-like' in my stash!! I must remedy that. But I took inspiration from the colours and the theme of love. 

Thanks so much for looking xx



9 comments:

  1. It certainly doesn't look messy to me. Glad you posted it, it's just lovely. Go you, you're on a roll this week. I'm finding it hard to keep up lol. x

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  2. Wow, great job Kylie. I've never used acetate on my cards - looks fabulous! Beautiful card - so feminine and elegant. Gorgeous flower spray. Loll xx

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  3. Great take on the challenge. Hearts are also rare in my craftroom, lol. Lovely layering of your embellishments.

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  4. Kylie your card is gorgeous, I love that embossed background and I love that ribbon and flower cluster, they are the perfect finishing touch!

    Thanks so much for sharing your work with us at Inspired By Stamping Inspiration Challenge

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  5. A very pretty card and if you hadn't mentioned it I'd have never noticed the problems you pointed out!

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  6. Very pretty card - love the added flowers~ Thanks for joining in at IBS!

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  7. Really loving that acetate window, Kylie. It adds so much interest to an already pretty card. :) yes, you should shop for hearts next. Gotta keep one's collection well rounded, you know. ;) thanks for joining us at IBSIC.

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  8. I cant see any mess and I even zoomed in because I am a bad person but no , nothing ! Gorgeous card Kylie and the use of acetate is fantastic such a romantic card.

    Marie

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