Tuesday, 13 July 2010

A Criss Cross card


I thought I would have a go at making a Criss cross card today, this was the Just Magnolia special monthly challenge. Its too late to enter their challenge but I wanted to have a go at one anyway.
I have used papers from my Piece of Cake 6 x 6 paper pad from Dovecraft and brown paper and card.
I don't know why but I am suddenly liking these two colours together and I have made quite a few cards using the same colours and papers in the last week.
The image is a Magnolia stamp coloured in with Promarkers. I have stuck onto oval and scalloped oval with 3d foam pads to raise off the card. The brown spotty ribbon was from a reel I bought at WS Designs at the Newbury craft show.
The punch I have used is a Martha Stewart punch called Layered Arches. The flowers have been made with my Marianne Design flower dies with pearls stuck in the middle and the swirls are from a Marianne Design die too.

I am entering this card into the following challenges
Paper Sundaes Lots of layers
The pink elephant Pocket cards
Just Magnolia Recipe
Totally Papercrafts Swirls and pearls

Thanks for looking x

8 comments:

  1. Hi Julie
    gorgeous card, lovely colour combo, pretty papers & design,thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next week, sue,x

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  2. Fabulous card, love the fancy fold/pull out style and all the scalloped edges look divine! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Sundaes!

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  3. Love your pocket card, very pretty! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

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  4. Oh she is so cute, fabulous pocket card Julie
    luv
    Debby

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  5. Such a beautiful pretty card, love the layout and design,and the colours used. As always coloured in beautifully

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  6. Love this card and the colour combo is fantastic! Thanks for playing along in our Paper Sundaes "lots of layers" challenge this week!

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  7. A beautiful card Julie, gorgeous image and details.
    Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts and good luck.
    Hugs Emma x
    PS I have a £10 voucher giveaway on my blog if you would like to pop over and enter.

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  8. Julie what an adorable criss cross pocket card! So sweet with the Tilda image, I love the colors of your card, the dp, decorative edges and flourishes are perfect. Thank you so much for joining us this week at The Pink Elephant!
    ~*Joni TPE DT

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