Wednesday, 25 April 2012

In with the new, out with the old.

Oh boy it's certainly weather for the ducks and the penguins.  It's rain, rain, rain and freezing to boot! 

To explain my post title, my card uses a set that is sadly leaving us at the end of the month but also uses some new products from the new mini starting in May. 

I was having a play getting inky last night.   I played around with several neutrals - Sahara Sand, River Rock, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede - and Baja Breeze.  I stamped Fruit and Flowers in Pacific Point with a few flowers in the background in Baja Breeze stamped off first.  Little pearls from the Basic Pearls set were added to the flowers. 

I added Happy Birthday from Teeny Tiny Wishes in Soft Suede then mounted it onto a panel of Pacific Point.  

For my card base I used Crumb Cake.  Did you notice the fancy edge to my card?  It's cut with an Edgelit Die from the new catalogue and it's also embossed with a matching  Textured Impressions Embossing Folder.  I attached a strip of Pacific Point to the inside of the card which shows nicely against the fancy edge. 

So it's the last few days of the Spring mini catalogue.  I'd hate you to miss out on any products you'd been eyeing up. 

Thanks for coming past and visiting.  Hope it's dry where you are. x  

Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up! 

Card - Crumb Cake, Pacific Point, Very Vanilla
Ink -  Sahara Sand, River Rock, Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Baja Breeze, Pacific Point
Stamp - Fruit and Flowers, Teeny Tiny Wishes
Edgelit - Adorning Accents
Textured Impressions Embossing Folder - Adorning Accents
Other - Basic Pearl

If you would like to order any of the above or the other supplies from the current catalogues then please get in touch either by e mail or call 07827923123.  I would be delighted to help you with your crafty projects.  Oh and don't forget to let me know which one of the free paper sets from Aprils Gift with Purchase Event that you would like if your order reaches £45!


Aud said...

This lovely Aileen love the edgelits looks great I use stampin up products a lot really like them . Getting sick of this rain as well everyday ... Hopefully May wi be better. Aud x

Gillian said...

Great card Aileen, love the colours

Jenny said...

ooo that is a fancy edge...I like it and I love he colours too :0) fab card Aileen.
We've had rain most of the day but warm sunshine this afternoon!
Jenny x

Victoria said...

I love your inky background... and what an edge!

Bonnie said...

I love the bright blue with the neutrals!

Stamps and Paper said...

Love the new Edgelets...this one looks great on your lovely card


Faith A said...

I love the Kraft and blue here Aileen, a lovely card, great shape and embossing too


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