Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Simon Says ,,,,, Thanks/Thanksgiving


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge !! Thank you for joining us for the  CAS Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too :-)

I am hoping this publishes OK as I am in Dublin at the mo',, having a little mini city break and I don't have my tablet with me to check ,,, so I will be keeping my fingers crossed :-)

This week the challenge is ,,,,,,,,


We are showcasing HERO ARTS  Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some we would LOVE to see them used :-)
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store!

When I started this card I had in mind 'Thinking Of You', probably because it was Remembrance Sunday last weekend, hence the red 'poppy' colour :-) I think I managed to retrieve it though ,, :-)

A bit of a happy mistake here too, I stamped the Friend Definition image as a shadow using Hero Arts Soft Granite Ink and then decided to stamp the flower image too to create a shadow before stamping it again in white, but when I went to emboss some of the ink was still wet and some of the powder stuck to that too. I did think about starting again, but I really like this effect so I kept it as it was :-)

I used some Hero Arts Layering paper to make a matching envelope too ,,, I am really enjoying making and/or decorating coordinating envelopes :-)

So now it's YOUR turn ! Happy Crafting !!
For more inspiration and Give Aways please visit the Simon Says Stamp Blog


and for all your crafty needs please visit the Simon Says Stamp Store, your one stop shop ! :-)

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You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in :-)

Hope you all have a great week :-)
Happy Crafting
Luv Lols x x x


Lin said...

A text background is one of my favorite things, Lols, and I love what you did with this card!

Jingle said...

Lols, this is very pretty!

Laura Sterckx said...

Pretty card, Lols! I also like the shadow of the flower! A happy mistake indeed! :)

Debs said...

Gorgeous in every detail Lols.
Debs xx

susiestacey said...

Gorgeous card and envelope x Susan x

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Gorgeous, Lols! Love that bracket edge! It adds such interest to the card design :)

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Heather said...

A gorgeous card Lols, I love your stunning design and colour scheme. Great stamping on the background and a beauitful image!!

Heather xx

Emily Leiphart said...

Super gorgeous, Lols! I love that embossed shadow effect. I think you've started a new trend!

debby4000 said...

What a gorgeous card, fabulous white flower and love those border dies.

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Beautiful card Lols!! I love the edge of the card!!


kanda said...

Gorgous card Lols. I love the shape of the card front and the super effect you got with the flower xx