Saturday, February 8, 2014

All You Need Is Love Card

Welcome to our 2014 Valentine's Day Blog Hop!  You should have reached here from Gonescrappin's blog.  If you are just joining us, please start at RockinRenee's blog.  You are going to want to check out all the great projects featured on this hop!  Today, we are highlighting Valentine's Day inspired projects and I made a card with a fair bit of texture to it:

Embossing under the background lace.
The flowers.
Supplies Used:

Cricut Expression 2 & Cricut CraftRoom Application
Cricut  Close to My Heart- Artiste  Cartridge (flowers)
Cricut  Close to My Heart - Art Philosophy Cartridge (leaves and background lace cut)
Cricut  Paper Lace Cartridge (lacey square)
Notecard card base (5" x 5")
Recollections White Gold Shimmer Cardstock
Smooch Spritz - Splash
Rhinestones from the Dollar Store
Cuttlebug Machine
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder from the Love's in the Air Set
Spellbinders Nestabilties  - Big Scalloped Oval
Craftsmart Embossing Pad
Stampendous Embossing Powder (Blue)
Inkadinkadoo Clear Stamp
Self-adhesive foam mounts

Thank you for checking out my card.  I would love for you to leave me a comment (and become a follower if you aren't one already) before you head to your next stop on the hop which is Scootingranny's Blog .  

And here is the entire blog list:

1. RockinRenee - I came, I saw, I created.
2. HappyScrapper64 - Random Thoughts of a Scrapbooker  
3. gonescrappin - Col'sCreative Corner 
4. Hrvatica  - Croatian Crafter YOU ARE HERE
5. Scootingranny -
Scootingranny's World GO HERE NEXT
6. MamaC -
Carolyn'sCreative Corner
7. Greenie8705 - Gina Beana's Crafts
8. MariaJ - Stamp,Cut, Create!
9. Di&Co - Creating Is Like Breathing
10. Dragonfly50 - Designs by Dragonfly
11. TiffysMom - Angie's Paper Passion
12. *Violette* - Whimsical Treasures
13. cricutaddicted - ScrappingForMoreFun
14. LoriSjogren - TheSinging Shell
15. Scrapalette - Aroundthe Block with Scrapalette

Friday, February 7, 2014

Valentine Tag

Over at the Die-Namites Blog, they are hosting a challenge for February with the following sketch with a "dare" to use a heart on the project:

I created a tag for the challenge using the Floral Corner Die-Namites die cut twice:

Supplies Used:
Cricut Expression 2 & Cricut CraftRoom Application
Cricut  CraftRoom Basic Cartridge (Scallopped Square)
Cricut  Close to My Heart - Artiste (tag)

Cuttlebug Machine
Cuttlebug Love Language Cut  & Emboss (heart die)
Die-Namites Die - Floral Corner
Bakers Twine
Celebrate It Ribbon
Recollections White Gold Shimmer Cardstock
Recollections Red Cardstock
Pink Cardstock from my stash
Patterned Paper - Martha Stewart
Rhinestones (Me & My Big Ideas)
Memento Ink - Angel Pink, inking edges)
Self-adhesive foam mounts

I'm also submitting this tag for the Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog's Challenge #196 Seeing Red .

Thanks for checking out my tag.