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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Thinking of you Hunkydory


This card started with a piece of gorgeous Hunkydory paper.  The focal was one of my pre-made ones made using Justright Stamps (For All You Do, Grand Sentiments) and dies (Vintage Labels 3).  I added a few self-adhesive gems from my stash to brighten up the border, the focal, and the package at the bottom of the card. 

I found I really wanted a pink border around the background paper, but couldn't find paper that I liked with it.  Then I remembered Dazzles.  This time I grabbed the pink jeweled flowers and sliced the edges off with my paper cutter so I could add the pieces to make the border.  It worked GREAT!  A pink metallic-edged bow finished this card nicely.

2 comments:

Karenliz Henderson said...

It's great to have premade focals for cards. It makes it so much easier to complete a card when you don't have a lot of time. Beautiful card as always.

Jennifer M. said...

Beautiful card. Love the hot pink accents with the soft pastel colors. Lovely job. :)