Thursday, 14 February 2013

Love is in the air

Hello all, today I created a stunning Valentines Day card, after getting home from a very hectic day in town in the horrible cold weather we have had snow once again, luckily it has gone though due to having rain afterwards. I did treat myself while out today to a lovely heart border punch which I just couldn't wait to use, so I have used it on this creation 

Here is the card I have made today 

I started off with a blank A4 card, and all my goodies that were along the valentines theme, so I firstly played around with the design, once I was happy with it I then put it all together properly on the A4 card.
Firstly I used my X-Cut Hearts border punch on the red glitter card, I then got my gold glitter card and stuck this down onto the A4 card after making sure it was the right size, a little had to be cut off but not much at all, after I stuck my red glitter card on top
After doing this I then got my valentine papers I had chosen and used my border punch on them to round off the edges, I then took my first sheet arranged it how I wanted it to go, then glued this down, I did the same for the other two sheets.
Now I had my backing cards and papers in position and stuck down, Now I moved onto the image, I stuck some square tabs on to the back of it and positioned as required, once I was happy with it I then chose a sentiment to go at the top again put square tabs onto the back of it and stuck it into position, and then i decided to add two red feathers to either side of the image.
Lastly all that was needed was a little sparkle, so I then put a diamant√© into each corner of the image and three lovely glitter hearts in the corner of the top valentine paper going down the card.

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges 
Feeling The love - Love To Create 
Sent With Love - Digi Sketch Challenge
My Valentine - Craft Your Passion
My Hearts all a flutter - Tuesday Alchemy
Valentine anything goes - Celebrate The Occasion
Be My Valentine - Digi Darla's 

9 comments:

  1. Stunning card with that lovely image...love your papers, details and those feathers are great!...thanks for sharing with us at Digi Sketch...hope to see you next challenge again!
    xxx Margreet

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    1. Thank you so much for your comment Margreet i really appreciate it

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  2. A gorgeous creation, I feel for you with the snow we had some on Wednesday but thankfully it didn't stay for long so I could get out. Enjoy your new goodies! Thanks for playing along with us at Digi Sketch x

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    1. Thank you Kellylou :-) thankfully the snow has gone now so.i can get about alot easier now nothing worse especially with being a fibromyalgia sufferer too. Will hopefully be playing along more often with the challenges too xx

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  3. What a pretty card. Love the stamp that you used and all your embellishments. Thanks for joining the challenge at Tuesday Alchemy~Wendy, DT

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  4. So sweet and the feathers are a great addition. Thanks for joining us this week at Craft Your Passion with our "My Valentine" Challenge.
    Anita DT CYP
    scrappyhappymommy.blogspot.ca

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  5. Adorable card, love the layout. Thank you for joining us at the Celebrate the Occasion challenge and hope to see you back again.
    Hugs
    Anna xxx

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  6. Lovely card and sweet little image!!!!
    Thanks for joining CTO this week!!

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  7. This is such a sweet card.Love the image and added details,especially the feathers.Thanks for joining us o our first Digi Sketch Challenge.Hope to see you next time.
    Lisa x

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