Monday, March 11, 2019

Mint Doilies for Kylie’s Demonstrator Training Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to Kylie’s Demonstrator Training Blog Hop for March! We are a group of Stampin’ Up!® Demonstrators from all over the world sharing our love of stamping. We are all part of Kylie Bertucci’s training group where we are having a great time learning and growing our Stampin’ Up!® businesses. If this is the first time you are visiting my blog, welcome! My name is Anne Marie Hile and I live in the United States. I’m so glad you stopped by today! 

My card features a pairing of the Dear Doily and the Well Said Bundles both from the Stampin’ Up!® Occasions Catalog.
The inspiration for my card came from this week’s Fusion Card Challenge. This is such a fun challenge where there are SO many ways to gain creative inspiration. I decided to use the sketch, the colors and tried to incorporate some of the textures from the inspiration photos. 
Colors for today’s card: 

To get started, I cut out smallest doily Framelits, four doilies each in each of the three colors. Then I added them to the embossed Whisper White Cardstock using Mini Stampin Dimensionals. You actually ned to cut the Mini Stampin’ Dimensionals in half to make them even smaller, but the dimension it adds is worth the extra work. 

I added a simple sentiment from the Well Written Framelits because I really wanted to keep it simply stated. I do find that using the Multipurpose Adhesive Sheets when cutting out these words is very helpful and a whole lot easier than trying to attach them with liquid glue. I added a little bow and some pearls for more texture and there you have it. 
Card Measurements: 

  • Mint Macaron Card Base - 4-1/4” x 11”, scored at 5-1/2” 
  • Soft Sea Foam Cardstock  - 4” x 5-1/4” 
  • Whisper White Cardstock - 3-3/4” x 5”
  • Whisper White Cardstock (for sentiment) - 3/4” x 2-3/4” 
  • Soft Sea Foam Cardstock (for sentiment) - 1” x 3” 
  • Whisper White Cardstock (inside card) - 4” x 5-1/4"

Finally, a look at the inside of the card using the Dear Doily stamps and a sentiment from the Well Said stamp set to dress it up a bit. 

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20 comments:

  1. This is feminine and ever so lovely Anne Marie!

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  2. I agree with the others. Love the colour choices Anne Marie. Also love the stamp inside. Big congrats and thanks for taking part in our training program blog hop.

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  3. What a cool card. Love your design and talk about a pretty colour combination! Great job Anne :-)

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  4. Beautiful! Such soft pretty colours.

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  5. Some of my favourite colours. Just so pretty.

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  6. This is adorable! I love those little circles and the soft colours. They look like little crocheted rosettes.

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  7. Love the colour combo you used! Lovely card!

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  8. Lovely card Anne Marie. Love the tones of the same colour. Thanks for sharing

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  9. Clever card and gorgeous colours too xx

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  10. Beautiful take on the sketch and I love how you played with all those lovely shades of green, Anne Marie! I also love how you added dimension to your design with the embossed background...very pretty card! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fusion!

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  11. Wow, this is so lovely with your color combo! You totally rocked both the sketch and the inspiration photo at Fusion! Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge this week!

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  12. Gorgeous! Great way to use these pretty dies xx

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  13. So Pretty...love the colors and this bundle!😊

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  14. Love this color combo!!! Beautiful card, Anne Marie! xx

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Have a great day! :)
Anne Marie