Sunday, 12 February 2012

LIM_054 - CAS OLW Valentine's

I've made a valentine's card AND submitting to both LIM Challenge 54 (stripes) and OLW 78 (circles).

3 "stripes" have been embossed on;  very subtle, I know!  I had to a closeup photo to show 'em.

Circles are more obvious: punched out and the dots on the DSP.  The hole is actually Susan's idea and I quote:

you CAN punch/die-cut a circle out of the front of your card. That's not adding a layer. 

So punch I did! and it's still one layer.

I sponged around the hole on my first attempt and it just looked 'dirty'.  I'm sticking to the simplicity of this one.  For good measure, I added a little bow - Stampin Up's Baja Breeze seam binding to match the sentiment; gotta love SU coordination. :)

Hubby will love this one.  He better!


  1. I didn't spot your stripes on the main picture... thanks for the close up!
    Pretty card Malyn.
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  2. Super card Malyn, that read really pops against the white card
    Thank you very much
    "Less is More"

  3. A beautiful card, love the heart. x

  4. Very pretty card! LOVE how the red heart pops so well against the white! Love the cut out too!

  5. What a lovely card! LOVE your polka dotted heart! :)

  6. A really gorgeous card and love the polka dot heart x

  7. Love the aqua with red colour scheme - great card!


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