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Monday, 30 May 2016

Black & Kraft

A simple 3-layered-patterned-paper birthday card in black and kraft, one of my fave colour combos  : )


Cardstock - black linen, kraft
Paper - Francheville Kraft Boutique
Stamp - Stampin' Up Label Love
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Tools - Fiskars compact stamp press, Stampin' Up Artisan Label punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Tombow Mono Multi Glue

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Pink Blossom

Another card using the mood board at Scrapbook Boutique as inspiration with it's pretty pink and white theme.



Cardstock - 5" pink card blank, textured pink, white snippet
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane
Dies - Elizabeth Carft Designs Big Flower Set 1, Spellbinders Blooms One, QuicKutz Nesting Ovals
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dot, foam tape, Tombow Mono Multi glue
Other - pearl flower centre, white mesh, sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Live & Love Crafts Challenge 47 - Blossoms and/or Butterflies

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Friday, 27 May 2016

To The Bride & Bride

A pretty pink and white wedding card inspired by the colours of the mood board at Scrapbook Boutique.



Cardstock - 6" white card blank, pink snippet
Paper - unknown, found in my stash
Die - Elizabeth Craft  Designs Congratulations
Adhesives - ds tape, Helmar acid-free glue, Tombow Mono Multi glue
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Other - guipure lace, pink ribbon, pearl heart pins

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Sunday, 22 May 2016

Vintage Blues

A birthday card using paper from Couture Creations Christmas Emporium.  Let's just hope that the recipient can't read music as it is most probably a Christmas song in the background  :  )


Cardstock - 5" white card blank
Paper - Couture Creations Christmas Emporium
Die - PhotoContinental nesting tags
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars 1/8" hole punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - denim blue crochet lace, cream crochet lace, sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Allsorts Challenge Week 364 - Happy Birthday
Deep Ocean Challenge 129 - Shabby Chic/Vintage

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Friday, 20 May 2016

Bride & Groom

I've seen various wedding card designs with bride and groom hearts, mine using a scrolly frame die as a background.


Cardstock - 6" white card blank, Cre8tiv glitter silver, white, black and white snippets, silver mirri snippet
Dies - Couture Creations Elegant Card Cuts Verge Square, Nellie Snellen Multi Frame Hearts, QuicKutz Nesting Hearts
Embossing Folder - Mpress Spring Drop Collection 
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Scor-pal Score-Buddy
Adhesives - Tombow Mono Multi, foam tape, ds tape
Other - black rhinestones

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Sunflower

The last of the Mothers Day flower pot cards for this year, this time using an old Spellbinders Sunflower die.


Cardstock - textured green scraps, Rosie's Studio textured Mandarin and Daisy
Dies - Spellbinders Flower Pots, Spellbinders Sunflower Set Two, LeCrea leaves
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - glue dots, Tombow Mono Multi 
Other - sentiment sticker, latte pearls

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Monday, 2 May 2016

Recycled Rose

A simple card with a resin rose on metal filigree jewellery piece, part of a necklace that hadn't sold so I took it apart for later use.




Cardstock - 6" white card blank, Rosie's Studio textured Paradise
Paper - Kaisercraft Storyteller and Blue Bay
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Other - sentiment sticker, Kaisercraft Blue Ice flowers, antique bronze and resin flower recycled jewellery piece

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Metal (antique bronze jewellery piece)

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Sunday, 1 May 2016

Best Wishes

A simple card in black and kraft with a metal embellishment that I was sent by mistake when ordering some leaf charms from ebay.  I'ts actually a ring base that gets shaped around a mandrel, but I found it made a nice element for my card.


Cardstock - black card blank, black snippets
Paper - Francheville Kraft Boutique
Dies - Spellbinders Floral Ovals, Inspired by Stamping Fancy Labels 3
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue, Ranger Glossy Accents
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Other - antique bronze ring base, sentiment sticker

 Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Metal (ring base)
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Friday, 29 April 2016

Delicate Designs


Cardstock - kraft card blank, kraft snippet, cream snippet
Paper - MME Stella & Rose snippets
Embossing Folder - Stampin' Up Delicate Designs
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop, Tattered Lace Lacy Rose
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, paper piercer
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - lace snippet, sentiment sticker, crochet flower (thanks Mum), pearl brad

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

Triple Patterned Paper 2

This is another card for Scrapbook Boutique using the same technique as this previous one, using up some of my huge patterned paper stash.



Cardstock - white card blank, textured pink
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden
Adhesives - ds tape
Other - sentiment sticker, pearls

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Monday, 25 April 2016

Bermuda Bay Butterfly


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Bermuday Bay, white
Stamp - Stampendous PenPattern Butterfly
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black, Ranger Tim Holtz Peacock Feathers and Tunbled Glass Distrress inks
Die - Stampendous Butterfly Trio
Embossing folder - Mpress Spring Drop Collection 
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press, sponge dauber
Adhesives - Cosmic Shimmer glue, foam tape
Other - sentiment sticker, blue rhinestones

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Triple Patterned Paper


Cardstock - white card blank, pink
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden
Adhesives - ds tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, butterfly sticker, pink rhinestones

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Magnolia Lane Tag


Cardstock - 5" black card blank, white (to back tag)
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane + ephemera 
Die - Marianne Design Craftables Parchment Tag
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars hole punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, pink lace

Challenges:

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Delicate Designs Butterfly


Cardstock - white card blank, kraft
Paper - MME Stella & Rose
Embossing Folder - Stampin' Up Delicate Designs
Die - Sizzix Stampin' Up Large Scallop, Sizzix Tim Holtz Labels
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Cosmic shimmer glue
Other - lace butterfly, sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Butterfly Challenge 53 - T for Texture
UnstampaBelles April Challenge - Flora/Fauna + Texture

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Crochet Flower on Magnolia Lane


Cardstock - 6" ivory card blank
Paper - Couture Creations Magnolia Lane, My Mind's Eye Everyday Tango
Dies - Nellie Snellen Incire Flower
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adhesives - ds tape, glue dots, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - sentiment sticker, pink pearls, pink rose, crochet lace, crochet flower (thanks Mum : )

Challenges:
Butterfly Challenge 53 - T for Texture
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Polka Dot Festive Flower

I made this card yesterday with just the label in the middle, but didn't really like it so added a flower made with my new Stampin' Up Festive Flower Builder punch.  I know I probably have dies that can do something similar, but had to have a play after getting the punch last night  :  )


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Island Indigo
Paper - My Minds Eye Stella & Rose
Dies - Spellbinders Fair Isle Pendants and Blooms One
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Stampin' Up Festive Flower and Decorative Label Punches
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, glue dots, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, teal rhinestone, Memento Teal Zeal ink

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Cars On Spots

A brightly coloured cute little car card, perfect for a little boy.


Cardstock - 5" blue card blank
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Going Places
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape
Tools - scissors for fussing cutting (not too fussy)
Other - sentiment sticker

Challenges:
Paper Creator's Crafts Challenge 46 - Polka Dots or Gingham

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Monday, 18 April 2016

Roses and Lace

This card was inspired by two challenges pics, Scrapbook Boutique's April Mood Board and Live and Love Craft's Inspiration Collage.

Scrapbook Boutique


Live & Love Crafts



Cardstock - 5" white card blank
Paper - Sugar & Spice Studio Cottage Garden, JK Primeco Paperi Lajitelma
Die - PhotoContinental nesting tags
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars hole punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, Ranger Glossy Accents
Other - guipure lace, pink ribbon, sentiment sticker, flower from Karen (Little Scrap Pieces) that she uses to wrap her ribbons: thanks Karen  :  )

Challenges:
Live & Love Crafts Challenge 46 - Photo Inspiration Collage

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny 

Pink Flowers in a Pot

And another flower pot card for Mothers Day, this time using up some old paper flowers instead of stamping and making my own.


Cardstock - Rosie's Studio textured Carrot, pale green, textured bright pink
Dies - Spellbinders Flower Pots, Spellbinders Blooms One, Creative Expressions Sue Wilson Finishing Touches: Mosaic Leaves, MFT Die-namics Primi Donna Petals
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot
Adheives - glue dots, Tombow Mono Multi glue
Other - sentiment sticker, pearl flowers and pearls

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers
Deep Ocean Challenge 126 - Spring Is In The Air

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny

Sunday, 17 April 2016

Eastern Elegance


Cardstock - 5" white card blank, Stampin' Up Coastal Cabana, snippets of white, gold pearl and Coastal Cabana
Paper - Stampin' Up Eastern Elegance
Stamp - Stampin' Up Petite Petals
Ink - Memento Tuxedo Black
Dies - Marianne Design Creatables frame and flourishes, HOTP Paper Artist Flower Frenzy, Nellie Snellen Circle Multi Frames
Tools - Sizzix Big Shot, Fiskars compact stamp press, Stampin' Up Petite Petals punch
Adhesives - ds tape, foam tape, glue dots, Cosmic Shimmer glue
Other - sentiment sticker, doily, pearls

Challenges:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - April Showers Brings May Flowers
Bizzy Becs April Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for looking, comments welcome.

Jenny