Friday, 3 February 2012

Perfect Postage Hearts

Another Perfect Postage creation today this time using the heart stamp.  I was in town yesterday and was inspired by the navy and red colour scheme in one of the shops.  So decided to try it out on this card. 

I love the heart stamp from Perfect Postage, it's perfect for this time of year.  I stamped it out four times in Real Red then punched it out using the Postage Stamp Punch.  The four stamps were attached to a Night of Navy panel on Dimensionals which in turn was mounted onto a Whisper White panel.  I then attached some Real Red Grosgrain Ribbon over one corner and added a Red Rhinestone Brad.  

I love that Stampin' Up! has so many products that match and co-ordinate.  No more hunting around for that perfectly matching embellishment! 

My sentiment is from Delightful Dozen.  I used my Stamp-a-ma-jig to position the sentiment at the top left and bottom right corners.  I inked the sentiment with my Real Red Stampin' Write Marker so I could just pick up the words I wanted.  I then went over them using the nib end to define the words a little more. 

Here's another formula for Sale-A-Bration

Perfect Postage £ 8.95 clear + Postage Stamp Punch £14.25 + Brights Stampin' Write Markers £ 23.95 = 1 free set 

It's so easy to earn free stamp sets during Sale-A-Bration and who doesn't like a freebie?!! 

It may be -3 outside but the sun is shining and that makes me happy.  Hope you are feeling happy too. x 

I'm going to enter this card into The Friday Mashup - "All you need is love" which for this week is an inspiration photo.  All I saw was all those gorgeous hearts.  
You can also mash it up with the following colours - Cherry Cobbler, Regal Rose, Whisper White.  If I have time this week I may have another go using these gorgeous colours. 

Here's the supply list - 

Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up! 

Card - Real Red, Whisper White, Night of Navy
Ink - Real Red
Stamps - Perfect Postage, Delightful Dozen
Other - Dimensionals, Real Red Stampin Write Marker, 1/4" Real Red Grosgrain Ribbon, Red Rhinestone Brad


Kim S said...

The colors are great - so crisp!

Gillian said...

Love the hearts with the postage stamps, so cute!

Bonnie said...

Another great postage stamp card! Love those stamps.

craftattack said...

Beautiful card! Hugs, Valerie

Hayley Kew said...

Aileen what a cute card. You have reminded me of that wonderful postage stamp punch which I have not used in a while. I love your colour choices. The placement of your setiment is quite unique. Happy you could play along at The Friday Mashup :)

Suze Bain said...

Beautiful CAS card Aileen and a very 'on trend' colour scheme. xx

Vicky said...

Fabulous Aileen...and I love the colours too hun..

big hugs Vicky xx

Kasey ~ in Oz said...

Hello Aileen,

I love the CAS quality of your card and that diagonal ribbon is a lovely touch. Your split sentiment following the corner is very artistic.

Thanks for playing along with us this week.

Kasey ~ in Oz
Friday Mashup DT

Diane Vander Galien said...

Very Cute!!! Color combo is perfect!!! Great accents to finish off the card!! Thanks for playing along at The Friday Mashup, GD Diane

Heidi Baks said...

Love the ribbon/brad combo, and what a cute way to stamp the sentiment! Thanks for joining the Friday Mashup.

Kim P said...

Great CAS card! The split sentiment is an ingenious touch! Thans for joining us at the Friday Mashup!

Lisa said...

I love CAS cards and this one is so pretty, love the hearts!

Thanks for playing along with us at The Friday Mashup!

Rita said...

Beautiful CAS Valentine! I love the postage hearts. Thanks for joining us at The Friday Mashup!


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