Saturday, 21 January 2017

A New Home

Good morning.
Whilst eating my brekkie and browsing this morning, I came across the brand new challenge over at Less is More
Their theme this week is NEW BEGINNINGS and I immediately remembered a card I made just before Christmas. It was for the son of a friend who had just moved into a new flat with his girlfriend, so I went for a Christmas/New Home theme much influenced by a tag I saw a while ago here.
With all the Christmas whoha I forgot all about it but it seems the right time now to share.


I cut a strip of white card with my MB Countryside Landscape die and cut away the houses, which I then coloured with red Copic marker. The evergreen bough was done more or less the same way using a Lea'bilities die and green Copic marker. I die cut a panel of white linen card with my STAMPlorations wonky double stitch die and assembled the scene, adding a stamped sentiment and hanging threads with a fine liner. The finished panel was then added to the white linen effect base card.

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14 comments:

  1. This is such a beautiful card! I love it. Sian.

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  2. I love this! It's got such a fab Nordic Christmas feel to it, and the colour palette is really striking. What a beautiful effect with the textured card stock too. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Less is More :)

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  3. What a delightful make, when I saw the thumbnail I THOUGHT it was a Christmas card - this is super

    Kathyk

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  4. Such a brilliant design Julie xx

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  5. Hi Julie this is a stunning card I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  6. Such a sweet card. Perfectly CAS and your choice of color makes your card pop! Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

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  7. Gorgeous, Julie. And so great to tie in a new home card with the time of year they moved.
    Thanks so much for sharing with us at Less is More, Anita x

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  8. A fabulous CAS card, such sweet little houses.
    Pauline
    x

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  9. A super cute take on a New Home card Julie and a brilliant interpretation of the challenge. Super CAS and Thanks for playing along with us at Less is More this week. Sarah

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  10. I love the sweet design of this card! Thanks for joining us at CASology this week, Julie!

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  11. Julie, there is so much to love about this card - I simply adore the composition, the colour palette and the trio of sweet little houses delicately hanging from those pine branches! A FABULOUS new home card! Thanks so much for sharing with us at CASology this week!

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  12. Glad you are sharing it - so cute! And thanks for linking up at MCV with your other card!

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  13. Oh what a great card--unique & creative!

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  14. super fab, love the little houses Thanks for joining us at less is more this week. Jen xx

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