Friday, July 6, 2012

Thanks Big Time

I used to be a Stampin' Up! demonstrator.  I love the company, the products, the people.  I still follow the blogs of several amazing designers.  SU's new catalog was released on June 1 and as always there are lots of new goodies.  I saw this card on one of the blogs and knew I had to case it.



It's a masculine card, which is sometimes difficult to put together.  I have a male friend who wears bow ties and knew I had to make it for him.  The cardstock is one of the new 2012-2014 in colors, Midnight Muse and one of SU's staple colors, Cajun Craze.  The dsp is from a new collection called Comfort Cafe.  I love how everything coordinates!  I used the Petite Pennants Builder punch and the 1/2" circle punch to make the bow ties.  Not my idea, but brilliant anyway.  The sentiment is from the set A Word for You.  It's available in digital format and is only $3.95 for 6 sentiments including the one I used.



Tomorrow I'm heading to a demonstrator's open house to see all the new SU products and to do a make and take.  Looking forward to some FUN!!!

2 comments:

  1. I just adore this card - such a simple but so clever card. Thanks for the inspiration on this one!

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  2. Very cute Vicki. Love the colors as well as the clever bow ties made from banner dies. Great job. :)

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