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Friday, 31 October 2014

Friday Die Day

Hello friends

It's Friday Die Day and this week I've featuring the rather lovely
Luscious Labels One
Photo colouring is a little askew this week, I was creating FDD between
moving out of the shop into the cabin and photos were taken in all different places
and lighting wasn't great!

This is how this die set looks cut/embossed.
Four very pretty die cuts all based on the classic Labels One shape.
I chose to cut/emboss the largest one in white and also some Layered Poinsettias.
Inked through the die and shaped the petals.
The Poinsettia constructed, two little fern-like leaves from Foliage and also a jingle bell
attached to some silver ribbon.
Jingle Bells are available in the shop here (definitely getting festive!)
Attached the die cut to my card base with Crafty Foam Tape.
Attached all the other elements and a fresh looking Christmas card.
It is such a pretty label shape and you can also combine Labels One
to create further layers.
I'm loving the bell - it jingles each time the card is opened!

I'm heading off to Coventry tomorrow in readiness for CHA UK Retailer Training Day
on Sunday - my first event as a Spellbinders Ambassador.
I've been organising all the kits and I will be sharing photos of those soon,
David Ruprecht, VP of Sales at Spellbinders is flying over (he's my boss!)
it promises to be a great day!

Take care friends - have a wonderful weekend.

 

34 comments:

Kitty Davies said...

Morning Christine and lovely family.
Thank you for the inspiration, If I get time today I shall have a go at this one. I hope you have a great time on your new adventures. Today is our Golden Wedding anniversary I expect it will be hectic. Take care and have fun Kitty.

Kim said...

Morning Christine
Really love this sweet card, thanks for sharing. I love the way you revisit dies, it makes me go and dig out my dies and have a go. Have a great time this week end.

Love Kim ( Brody's Mum) xx

Jacquie said...

Morning Christine, beautiful card love the bell lol!
Have a great day tomorrow.

Love & Hugs

Jacquie J xxx
http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

Chris said...

Hi Christine,
I love this little card and I spied it in you craft cabin yesterday. The poinsettia is one of my most used dies at the moment and I love the way you have inked it. Love the jingle bell too.
Chis xx

Carole Z said...

Fab FDD and gorgeous card Christine...you have a busy weekend...enjoy! Hugs Carole Z X

PharmacyMichele said...

Lovely christmas card-although I don't have those dies I could use another set for the background. Can't wait to try this out tomorrow-work to go to today.

Michele.

val jones said...

Love this card Christine and such a cute little bell.
Have a wonderful weekend - how very exciting for you.
Take Care
Love Val in Spain x

nattyboots said...

Hi Christine
Such a lovely Christmas Card and a nice touch will the little cute bell .
Enjoy your Training day , {How exciting }
Take Care
Elaine H X

Rosie said...

Love the die set and FDD!

Lucycat said...

Hi Christine,
Love this card it is really pretty.
Your weekend sounds very busy but I am sure you will enjoy it,I am looking forward to seeing the photo's.
Take care. x.

Stamping Bubbles said...

Good morning Christine
What a pretty die, one I have not seen before. A definite edition to my wish list.
I like the idea of putting a little bell on a card, it puts a whole new spin on adding texture.
Again the lovely poinsettia die adds that special little touch to a Christmas card.
I hope you have a great time in Coventry. I am sure your new boss will be extremely pleased with his new employee.
Take care
Lesley

Mrs B said...

Hi Christine. What a gorgeous card. I love adding bells to my Christmas cards too. The Luscious Labels One are so pretty, I must add these to the wish list as they will go with my Labels One, a much used set of dies, a bit like my Poinsettia dies, I would use them on every card I make given the chance : )
I hope you have a good weekend in Coventry, and the training and meeting the boss goes well.
Looking forward to seeing pics of your kits : ) Take care.

marg said...

Hello Christine
It is warm and sunny in Bristol strange weather for Autumn !!
I like the little jingle Bells, my Grandchildren will love these on Christmas cards.
Christine enjoy your training day so exciting for you!
Take Care
Love Marg

lydia jordan said...

Morning Christine,
A very pretty card, love the use of the bell, will try to find some of these.
Sounds like you are going to have a great day in Coventry.
Congratulations to Kitty on her Golden Wedding.
Lydia
X

lydia jordan said...

Morning Christine,
A very pretty card, love the use of the bell, will try to find some of these.
Sounds like you are going to have a great day in Coventry.
Congratulations to Kitty on her Golden Wedding.
Lydia
X

Patricia Howarth said...

Morning Christine, A beautiful labels shape to this die-cut, and the fabulous poinsettia die, a gorgeous card.

Happy Golden Wedding Anniversary to Kitty, enjoy your day.

Lots of love from Patricia xx

Jean Z said...

Hi Christine , Love the card I too start looking at my dies differently thank you for your ideas love Jean Z xx

Laura O said...

love your simple style .great card .Laura O

Gemma Couch said...

Morning Christine, I hope you enjoy your first Ambassadorial role for Spellbinders...I'm sure you will be great so have fun.

Congratulations also to Kitty on your Golden Wedding Anniversary...enjoy your Special Day. GemmaC. xx

ros hodgkins said...

Hello Christine, sounds like you are going to be busy this weekend. The dies you are hi lighting are very pretty and I like the fact each size is different.
X Ros

hazel young said...

Lovely die set and a beautiful card Christine. Have a lovely training day looking forward to seeing what you get up to xx hazel

Janice said...

Morning Christine
What a gorgeous card today, love it! Wishing you a great weekend, as your first role as an International Ambassador. I'm sure you will have a busy time in Coventry.
Happy Anniversary and congratulations to Kitty, such a wonderful milestone 😊
Janice x

Anonymous said...

Belinda Raven said...

Hi Christne, I love Labels1 in all it's forms and your Jingle Bells inspiration is great! Enjoy your training day.

Love, Belinda. X

marg said...

Hello Christine
Forgot to congratulate Kitty and her Husband on their 50th... well done to both of you...last month I went to a 70th Anniversary !
Take care
Love Marg

Rach83 said...

Great to see this set cut out, Christine. I love your card - so classy and the jingle makes it fun too. Hope you have a great day out!

Rachel

Jingle said...

That flower looks amazing! Gorgeous card!

Beck Beattie said...

love your card Christine! So pretty!

Bea said...

hi Christine
I think I need this version of labels one to go with the plain and scalloped ones I already have - this new one is really pretty. A really lovely card too
:)o

CraftyJo said...

Lovely! Clean and simple and yet very elegant.

LoraineC said...

Love this card especially the little bell. Good luck with your weekend x

Ann said...

Hi Christine

Pretty little card loving the jingle bell must give this one a try.

Have a lovely weekend enjoy.

Hugs Annx

Sandra said...

Hi Christine,
Fab FDD! Love that little tag card, you must feeling nervous, but knowing you, you are very organised, so it will all go smoothly, must be great to go and check out all of the other exhibitors to see what we have to look forward to in the near future! Have fun, your new boss will no doubt be hugely impressed!
Crafty hugs,
Sandra xx


Craftychris said...

This is so gorgeous! The bell is such a cool idea! Love this die set too! xxx

Seth said...

Gorgeous card with such wonderful layering!

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