Apr 29, 2017

Allsorts 413 - Embossing

This week at Allsorts we would like to see some embossing, heat or dry, it doesn't matter which you choose, you can even do both. We have a great prize up for grabs generously sponsored by Sizzix, I hope you'll come join us for a chance to win!


I decided to make two baby cards for today using a cute stamp from LOTV. This is a new stamp to me, so much for my new year's resolution of not buying new stamps ... oh well, maybe next year 😁
The image has been stamped onto xpress it blending card and colored with copic markers. A hearts embossing folder was used and I embellished with cotton crochet trim and silk ribbon. Wink of stella was brushed over the balloon. The sentiment is from a set by Whimsy Stamps. 

I also made a boy version of this same card:
Exactly the same, I just switched up the color and used gingham ribbon in place of white silk ribbon. Not so sure I like the bows, but I guess the do go well with baby themed cards.

And that would be all for today, I hope you enjoy your weekend. I am looking forward to a relaxing weekend. Started up again with my daily Pilates and Yoga routine this week and my body is so sore, but have really enjoyed getting back to it after a 2 months break (because I had a cough that just wouldn't go away).  And last weekend we planted 3 trees and some new flowers and so it will be nice to relax this weekend. Although a little bit of sunshine would be nice too, but I don't think it'll happen this weekend!


10 comments:

  1. Ellibelle these are just precious and the little bows are the perfect finishing touches.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  2. Both beautifully coloured and very sweet Ellie and I think we need new goodies now and then as it helps keep the mojo active - well that's my excuse anyhow.

    Hope you have a good weekend.

    B x

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  3. Ohhhhhhhhhh these are PRECIOUS! I loveeeeeeeeeee them!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  4. Two really lovely cards, super images and colouring, great design too.

    Kath x

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  5. Each card is Beautiful with the precious image and sweet embossing! The lace and ribbons are perfect embellies :)

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  6. Two fabulous and cute cards;-))m

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  7. Gorgeous and do I need inspiration with a baby on the way! I really need to do something like this but not really into baby stuff so thanks for the gorgeous samples. Happy crafty week, Angela xxx

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  8. These baby cards are so cute!

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