Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Red and White


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Anything Goes Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week the challenge is

Red, White and/or Blue 

We are showcasing our very own Simon Says Stamp Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would sure love to see them used!
The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $50 voucher to shop at the  Simon Says Stamp Store! All you have to do is take out your crafty supplies, make something following this week’s prompt, and add a link in the Inlinkz at the bottom of this post! You can join 5 times so you could have 5 chances to win! How AWESOME is that!! All winners are chosen randomly, so everyone has an equal chance to win! Woo Hoo!! Good Luck to everyone! The Design Team is looking forward to seeing your crafty makes and will pop around to visit you ASAP!

I love using White and Red for Christmas Cards, so I thought I would challenge myself not to make one and the one I made was more for a Wedding or an Engagement.

To make it easier to write my post my card all the products I used are Simon Says Stamp.

First up I used the Falling Hearts stencil and used it to emboss my hearts I should have done that after I used the Wonky Frames to prevent the rollers making my hearts slightly flat.

I used the Cluster of Leaves, trimming it  slightly to fit my card. My flowers are the Hydrangea Petals die with Stitched Snowflakes cut in red in the centre. I've told a lie I have used another companies product the Tim Holtz Gearhead Thinlets die, some of the gears have circles for waste and I used them for the round centres.

Back to Simon Says Stamp products I used their Love die which I cut in red as well as white. The small sentiment is from their sentiment stamps called Messages for Everday and I stamped it first and when properly dried I used the Simon says Stamp Stitched Banners.  Finally some red butterflies using the Flickering Butterflies die.

Little did I know when I was making this card that England would play and win to the Quarter Finals.

To all my friends at Simon Says Stamp and the USA
 have a wonderful
 4th July.

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Tracy Freeman said...

Gorgeous card Debby, the little butterflies are so sweet and really set the whole card off. I love the white flowers and leafs too, beautiful x

Sarah said...

Very patriotic Debby, even if it wasn't meant to be...just good timing!! A really lovely card xx

Lin said...

Wow, a dazzler, Debby - love the red accents on the white and those teensy hearts in the background! One of my favorite Simon stencils, and I haven't given it enough love.....

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Debby :-) I love the red and white design, so pretty and the flowers and butterflies are beautiful :-)

Lols x x x

Chrissy said...

Red and white are so fresh and clean Debby and I love your elegant.


Wendy said...

Absolutely gorgeous Debby, love it!
Wendy xx

Tracy said...
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Tracy said...

Hi Debby
Beautiful creation, and a beautiful layout too.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Marge said...

How elegant and beautiful, Debby! You have created such an interesting dimension even with just white colors! The focal red points really show off your divine design. Thanks for the inspiration!


Pat said...

I adore the red and white, just so elegant Debby and the flowers and leaves are really pretty, and a great large sentiment too. x

Cheryl W. said...

Just beautiful! I love the red and white color combo. It looks so fresh.

ankitag612 said...

Hi Debby! Swooning over the sheer elegance of this card. The white and red combination looks so beautiful and the dimensions you add to your fussy cut or die cut images really adds life to them. Have a lovely day! xx Ankita

Doreen said...

This is beautiful,love the

Misty Elam said...

Oh I LOVE this, Debby. This is absolutely stunning!! My parents wedding was red and white, this would make a PERFECT anniversary card. I may just have to CASE this for them. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Misty Elam said...

I have to say, that was very clever and creative of you to make the flowers the way you did. I would NEVER think to look at my snowflake dies nor the throw away center of any. I just had to tell you how impressed I am. ๐Ÿ˜Š

Stephanie said...

Hi Debby,

WOW! This card is gorgeous! I love keeping it two-toned. Very classy and stunning! I love the subtle small hearts in the background too :)

Simon Says Stamp!

Kim Hamilton said...

Debby, this card made my jaw drop! GORGEOUS!