Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Shine from Within

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Have A Heart

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I decided to use to use the Shine From Within stamps from Reverse Confetti and place it in a frame.

To make my frame I used the Simon Says Stamp Roses For You stamps first, I actually used the floral heart and coloured in the roses and leaves. Then I cut out the frame using Simon Says Stamp Rectangle Stitched Frames.

I wanted to use the Simon Says Stamp Surely Stitched Heart since I hadn't used it yet. Once I stuck it over my frame to the edge of the cards, I then cut out the heart in the pink that edges my card but I didn't like it. So I stamped again using the floral heart, coloured them in and cut out using the die again.

I embossed on the back of the centre of the heart to give a bit of dimension. It was at this point I thought the background looked a bit plain and added the little flowers, it was at this point I thought it was time to step away from the card before I added more than it needed.

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22 comments:

Jo Nevill said...

So beautiful Debby x

Liz said...

Just beautiful! Lovely design and the frame and heart are so pretty. xx

Sarah said...

Aaaah, this is lovely Debby, such a clever design xx

Chrissy said...

Beautiful Debby..love your card design..really lovely.

luv CHRISSYxx

Jacki Daniels said...

such a o
pretty card Debby love it

Lin said...

What a fun use of my current favorite stamp set, Debby! Fantastic design!

Lin said...

What a fun use of my current favorite stamp set, Debby! Fantastic design!

Heather said...

A beautiful use of gorgeous roses and flowers Debby with the gorgeous frame,
a fabulous heart!!

hugs
Heather xx

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Debby this is a gorgeous card. Hugs Jackie

Pat said...

So pretty Debby with those lovely stylised flowers and the stitched heart and the sentiment in the rectangular stitched frame and background to the words. I also love the three lines of white twine under the heart which is something a bit different. x

Lea Brawn said...

Oh wow I just love this card. It is so pretty. X

Deborah Artliff said...

Evening Debby what a beautiful card and I love the sentiment.
your design is wonderful.
Debs xxx
{Debs Cards}


Lynne in NI said...

Oh wow Debby, that's just soooooo pretty!

Leigh Penner said...

So pretty!

Carol S. said...

A pretty card and love the colours. Hugs, Carol S.xx

janelle winchcole said...

Hi Debby, Loving the stamps, dies and colours you've used along with all the layers. You've created a wonderful card. x

Cheryl W. said...

Very pretty Debby. I love how you used your stamps on this one. I think you made the right decision in using the stamped image as the base out of which to cut your heart. It's perfect!

Daffodil Cards said...

So Spring like, and fresh, love the sentiment too.

Susi Kelly said...

Stunning, just stunning! Love how you used the Roses for You stamp set.

Grenouille Greetings said...

It's clean, it's simple and it's lovely!!! I think I'm going to have to get me some of these stitched frames and I think SSS ones are the best because they have the stitching on both sides of the cutting edge. Hugs, Lesley

Lorraine A said...

Beautiful card Debby, the floral heart looks so pretty! I love the whole design, very lovely 😊
Luv
Lols X X X

Deb~Paxton Valley Folk Art said...

Beautiful card and a wonderful quote! Deb xo