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Monday, December 10, 2012

 Hi all, I made this card using Gecko Galz  Winter Time Collection, I love this image!  I used some flock on the muff and collar and I cut them out and pasted them over also to add more depth.  I used some Stickles on the holly and also around the border of the picture.  The background is a 2 1/2" wide sheer red ribbon with green glitter.  I mounted it onto red card stock to get the really deep red.  I did have a problem taping it down, the glue lines from my glue runner show through a bit and they did not hold that well, I had to use the skinny red 2 side tape to get it to stick.  It was a lot of work but well worth it as I love how it came out!  I used Grandma's House Paper Collection 
for the envelope liner.  I used my  Perfect Layers square to get the nice registration on my image.  Well, thanks for sticking with me through the remodel, it feels so good to make cards again!  I have more I will be sharing later in the week.  Thanks for looking. ~Diane
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15 comments:

  1. Beautiful card, love the festive colours, and her fur collar looks real! LOve the holly print envelope liner, too! Nice to see you posting again, my friend! Big hugs, Valerie

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  2. Loving your beautiful card and like Valerie am loving the fur collar, fab work. Annette xx

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  3. gorgeous, diane! using the ribbon is is an awesome idea, and i love the flocking, too:)

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  4. Oh I lOve it! It is so beautiful, classic, STUNNING!!!
    xxDaniella

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  5. Beautiful creation with so much to feast the eyes on. Hugs Desíre {Doing Life - my personal blog}

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  6. This is AMAZING, Diane!!! LOVE it!!! WOW!

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  7. Diane, such rich traditional color and that vintage image is gorgeous, love the gold touches, hugs

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  8. Beautiful card with such charming corners. Super envelope as well.
    MOnica xxx

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  9. Hi Diane, Your card is gorgeous. I love all the details. Joyous Wishes, Linda

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  10. It is a beautiful image but you have paired it up with the perfect papers to emphasise the sense of nostalgia.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  11. Hi Diane,
    Your card is gorgeous. I have always loved that graphic image and use it too.
    All the details you bring to your cards make them so special. I am so loving the one you sent me and for the holiday I have it setting up in a frame in a little vignette. It looks beautiful on display.
    Thank you so much.
    Happy Creating,
    XO Celestina Marie

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  12. Hello Diane,

    I just found you from Celestina.
    You have a beautiful cards. compliments
    happy crafting
    ayu

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