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Wednesday 17 December 2014

Inspired by my buddy Sam

Hi there my lovely crafty friends, hope you are all well. I am just popping in very quickly to share this card l made yesterday - the lovely Sam Whisper  has been having a bit of a spend lately and when l saw she had bought SB bauble dies the nightmare came flooding back.....l bought a similar set a few years back and l don't think l have ever used them as they have not inspired me.  I reached behind me and pulled them out of my die box and was determined to do something with them - the first make was a bit of a disaster but will do as a tag - l might share it another day.
So this is what l did.... cover the bauble with distress ink and stamped a few clarity stamps here and there - love that tiny holly stamp which l also used to create a border around the main base matt that l also inked with the same distress ink. Dotty paper and sentiment from LOTV, A sprinkle of glamour dust, a squirt of stickles a bit of ribbon and a gem and Bob's your Uncle Fanny's is your Aunt .....this expression does make my grandaughter chuckle mischievously :)  

Thanks Sam - hope l have given you some inspiration too x Susan x


Whisper said...

Simply stunning and i'm loving the wonderful Christamas scene - i bought mine, as last year i bought a magazine with stamps that were the outline of the baubles with sentiments in the middle and the magazine said you needed the dies to go with it - now i just need to find those stamps ;-), Luv Sam x

McCrafty's Cards said...

What a beautiful card Susan, I love it!!
Kevin xx

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Susan, I love your design using beautiful images and pretty colours.
Sue xx

Craftin Suzie (Susan Wykes) said...

Hi Susan what a lovely card. I have the SB ornament dies too and rarely use them although I have used them this week too! Susan x

brenda said...

Your pretty card looks quite magical with the cool blues and the little scene on the bauble Susan.

I think Aunt Fanny must be from Yorkshire as down here in the Fens we have Uncle Bob but no mention of Aunt Fanny !!

B x

cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Susan, such an elegant bauble - I think I have that die somewhere as well, we are so bad at putting things away and forgetting about them aren't we!

Fabiola said...

superbe, plein d'élégance et de charme, biz