Thursday, 12 February 2009

Here's one made earlier

Here's the gift box and card I made earlier in the week for a friend - you know who you are :)

This box is bigger than those we made last night at Valentine's workshop, its was made with a whole sheet of 12x12 all folded no cutting - I love the way it turned out, filedl it with colour co-ordinated sweeties, mingles were the closest match the I made a co-ordinating card ...

Stamps: Polka Dot Punches, Happy Everything, Polka Dots & Paisley
Ink: Chocolate Chip and embossing pad
Cardstock: Chocolate chip textured, certainly celery and whisper white
Designer Paper: Certainly Celery and close to cocoa prints designer series paper (ret)
Ribbon: Chocolate Chip and Mellow Moss taffeta
Rub-ons: Cherish Moments

Heart Stamps were clear embossed onto certainly celery and chocolate chip ink sponged over - this technique is called resist embossing - I love it

No crafting this evening, had my nails painted (my other vice) so I'll be blog hopping - if the internet comes back up - if not I'll be a couch potato :)



Stephanie said...

Ooooh simply gorgeous Dawn! I love the green, it works sooo well....& there's nothing wrong with stroking & admiring stash - it's half the fun lol xxx

Stephanie said...

The fruit bouquet is from a company called passionleaf based in Borehamwood - we use them a lot cause I think it's a lovely alternative to flowers :) Have a great weekend xxx

Kate Lewis said...

Fabulous projects Dawn! I love this colour combo - so classy. Your friend must have been thrilled! Have a good evening! K xx

SundayL said...

Wow, these are great, especially the box... was it easy?

Bridgette said...

Beautiful cards Dawn - I'm visiting all those who kindly visited my blog earlier in the week - I have seen loads of inspirational touches in your cards that get my own imagination buzzing - good luck for the draw on the 20th - Bridgette

Alex said...

What a great card and cute box! Thanks for sharing.

Alex x

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