Monday, 2 June 2014

Merry Monday

Afternoon all, a bit of a different post today. As a result of winning over at Merry Mondays I was asked to be their Guest Designer for their next challenge.

I was most suprised a: to win and b: to be asked to be their GD, thanks Bonnie and the girls.
So without further ado here is my card.

This is one of my favourite layouts, this time using a Tilda stamp from Magnolia. I don't know the name as it's not on the packet, it was one of my bargain bucket buys. The DP is from the NitWits Still Joyful Hearts collection and the top layer was dry embossed using a Cuttlebug  Snowflake folder. The aperture was cut before embossing using a Sizzix hexagon die. Tilda was coloured using Copics and the greeting is from a Woodware set. The berries on the holly paper were hi lighted with Glossy Accents to make them stand out.
OK, that's about it. I hope you'll be inspired to have a go and join in the fun. Pop along and see what the rest of the team have done and have a go yourself.


  1. Very cute card, I love all that texture and the great layout. So glad you joined us this week as guest designer.

  2. Adorable! I love the way she is sitting on the hexagon!!

    Deanne :)

  3. what a sweet deisgn, love the embossing !!

  4. I'm so glad you could join our team this week, Julie! And what a wonderful inspiration piece you've done! Love the cutout and the embossed snowflakes! And a perfectly colored little miss!

  5. Jules, your coloring and embossing is just amazing!!!! And a hexagon unexpectedly brilliant!!
    The lavender with the glossy accents OUTSTANDING, really lovely!!!!
    Awesome card for your guest spot, so glad that you joined in the merriment at Merry Mondays!!!

  6. Such a sweet card, Julie! Love your adorable Magnolia and the design! So glad your our GD this week! Congrats! :)

  7. Pretty card. Love the Tilda image and your fabulous coloring.

  8. love your card ...awesome ..thanks for sharing

  9. Such a sweet little card, That image is adorable! Congrats on your win and your GD spot, glad to have you with us!

  10. Hi Julie,
    They are always beautiful these Swedish girls. Blondes or brunettes, sitting or standing, Tildas are always very good-looking! I love, as she sits astride the frame! A gorgeous christmas card!
    Rosi x

  11. Oh this is so adorable! And perfect for the challenge this week. Congrats on your GD win, it's great to have you join us.

  12. Aww..this is darling! Love how the little image is "sitting" in the card :)! Congrats on being our GD at Merry Monday this week!!

  13. So cute Julie. Love the way Tilda is sitting on the edge of your die-cut hexagon. Great design and expert coloring! Loll xx


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