Today I have been using the gorgeous Hearts Come Home stamp set with some very non-traditional colours for a quirky modern look.
I began by running a 5½” by 3¾” piece of Rose Red cardstock through the Big Shot with the lacy edgelit die. I love this die it gives such a cool effect. I then wrapped a length of Emerald Envy ⅛” ribbon around the panel, securing it to the back with Sellotape. I glued the whole panel to a Crumb Cake card base and stamped the sentiment from the Merry Patterns stamp set in Emerald Envy ink in the lower right hand corner.
I took a scrap piece of Whisper White cardstock and stamped the houses in Emerald Envy, Perfect Plum and Rose Red ink and added a tree in the Emerald Envy. I die cut the stamped houses using an oval from the Stitched Shapes framelits and added it with Tombow Liquid Adhesive to a scalloped oval die cut from Perfect Plum cardstock using the Layering Ovals framelits.
Using Stampin’ Dimensionals I centred the oval over the ribbon on the card front and added a bow made from the same Emerald Envy ⅛” ribbon. I really like the card and I think the colour combo works really well. What do you think?
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Details of the products I used for this project can be found below. Please visit my blog again soon.
Hearts Come Home & Merry Patterns
Crumb Cake, Rose Red, Perfect Plum & Whisper White
Emerald Envy, Perfect Plum and Rose Red
Swirly Snowflakes Edgelits, Layering oval dies & Stitched Shapes framelits
Big Shot , Stampin’ Trimmer, Stampin Scrub and Stampin Mist, Bone Folder and Scissors
A, B, B, B & G
Tombow Liquid Adhesive & Stampin’ Dimensionals
Emerald Envy ⅛” ribbon (retired) Grid Paper & Whisper White Envelope