Hello Everyone!! It's time for the ODBD February Release!! You are going to *LOVE* what's in store this month!! :) Whether you are creating for Valentine's Day or simply something special for someone you love, there's stamps and dies galore to choose from! You can see the full range HERE!
So what did I use?? I've chosen Happy Valentine's Day stamp and the adorable Tulip Heart Die and matching Layering Hearts dies and combined those with some older dies - Bitty Blossoms, Leaves and Branches, Double Stitched Rectangles, Pierced Circles and Asters and Leaves Dies!! I figured may as well go BIG!! LOL!!
I've used a base of Flirty Flamingo and layered with cream cut with Double Stitched Rectangles and topped with Snowflake Season Collection paper. Yep - I did say Snowflake Season....always have a peek, sometimes you find the perfect paper in your Christmas paper stash!! I've then stamped Happy Valentine's Day in Memento Rich Cocoa onto cream card and cut it with Pierced Circles and attached to the front.....then the fun really got going. I've used cream and Flirty Flamingo card and Tulip Heart, Layering Hearts, Bitty Blossoms and Asters and Leaves to create the dimensional hearts and garden around the sentiment and then cut some green card with Leaves and Branches for the leaves. Add some bling to the centres and you're done!
Stamps - Happy Valentine's Day (ODBD)
Paper - Snowflake Season Collection, Flirty Flamingo, Cream, Green
Ink - Memento Rich Cocoa
Accessories - ODBD Tulip Heart, Layering Hearts, Double Stitched Rectangle, Pierced Circles, Bitty Blossoms, Leaves and Branches, Asters and Leaves, Rhinestones
The second project I have for you today is using the ADORABLE Glorious Gable Box Die along with the Heavenly Hearts inserts (separate set). You can cut the heart as part of the insert so the whole panel is cut out, or, as I have done, leave the heart insert out so you are left with a solid heart shape in the middle. And in case you are wondering, the Tulip Heart centre is an exact match for the larger Heavenly Heart insert - but I wanted the frilly edge, so I've used the Tulip Heart.
I've cut two pieces of cream card to cut the Glorious Gable Box with the Heavenly Hearts insert (instead of the panels that come with the Glorious Gable Box Die set). I've left the centre Heart piece out so I have a solid heart piece in the middles. I've used Layering Hearts to cut a piece of Flirty Flamigo and Tulip Heart Die to cut a piece of cream card and then glued them together. Behind this I've added some Flirty Flamingo cut with Pennant Flags Die and then popped the whole panel up on foam tape. I've then used Bitty Blossoms Dies to cut all the flowers and leaves, added a dark cream pearl to the centres and decorated as shown.
Stamps - None!
Ink - None!
Paper - Cream and Flirty Flamingo
Accessories - ODBD Glorious Gable Box Die, Heavenly Hearts Dies, Bitty Blossoms Dies, Pennant Flags Dies, Kaisercraft Chino Pearls
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