Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Simon Says ,,,, Emboss It


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the  Ice Inspiration Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too :-)
We will be back soon with the name of the lucky winner of the  $50 Voucher !! :-)
This week the challenge is


Dry Emboss, Heat Emboss or use Embossing Paste :-)
We are showcasing Embossing Folders 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!
It is my Dad's 81st Birthday soon and I made this for him. I used  Tim Holtz Blueprint and Gears embossing folders. I have had this a while and never used it ,,, about time !! :-)

I love Tim's Blueprint range of stamps, I think they are particularly fab for manly cards. Don't look too closely but I had me wonky glasses on and the game piece is glued on a bit off centre. It is well and truly stuck in place with glossy accents so I can't 'udge it over :-)

I really like how this turned out and I hope my Dad does too ,,,, Mum's birthday is on the same day too !! 

Thanks for looking, Please hop on over to the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge to see what our fab GD, Elena, and the DT have made ,,, AWESOME stuff :-)

Happy Birthday Jo ,,, 21 ( again) today !! Hope you're having a fabulous day :-) XOXO

So now it's YOUR turn ! Happy Crafting !!
There are fabulous Give Aways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog ,,,if you haven't subscribed by email you may want to so you don't miss out :-)


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

Cardz 4 Guyz ,,,,, Happy Birthday 
Deep Ocean ,,,, Birthday
The Crazy Challenge ,,, Cards for Men
Crafty Calendar ,,, Lets Celebrate
Totally Gorjuss ,,, Manly
Charisma Cardz ,,,, Birthday

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


Emily Leiphart said...

Fantastic birthday card for your Dad, Lols! I think I need those embossing folders - blueprint for the hubs and gears for the boy! ;)

susiestacey said...

Great card Lorraine x Susan x

Cazro said...

A great combination of the embossing folder and the TH blueprint stamp. I'm sure your Dad will love this card. Thanks for your 3rd entry to our 1st challenge at Crdz 4 Guyz. We greatly appreciate your support. Good luck. Caz

Jingle said...

What a neat background to use with the blueprint stamp! Great combo and a fabulous card!

Sandra H said...

Oh this is lovely x

downrightcrafty said...

Ace he will love this
Hugs Kate xx

Debs said...

Fab card Lols - love the TM stamp and perfect embossing.Great male design. Bet your Dad will love it :o)
Debs xx

Wendy L said...

So fab, thanks for joining us at Charisma this time, xxx

Janice said...

Fabulous card! Thanks for joining Cardz4Guyz happy birthday challenge!

Lin said...

I just love all the elements you mixed together for this, Lols, - your Dad will adore it!

Marianne C said...

Love what you've done with this TH image. I'm sure that the recipient will love it too.

debby4000 said...

Fabulous, brilliant card Lols

Heather said...

A gorgeous card Lols, I love your design and colours. Fabulous colouring for the Blueprint and I just love the gear embossing folder - brilliant for men cards - hmmm - might fall into my cart!!!

Heather xx

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Gorgeous card, Lols! I love the 3D effect and the bright palette you went with :)

Simon Says Stamp!

Arnoldo L. Romero, MLA said...

This is such a fun design, with it's blend of Steampunk and the birthday cupcake. The color scheme is fantastic too. Blessings!

Laura Sterckx said...

This card is a masterpiece, Lols! The cupcake looks so amazing and I love the embossed pattern! :) Hugs!

JayBe said...

A fab card and congratulations to your dad - I love the '81' game piece, perfect! Thanx for sharing with us at Cardz 4 Guys as part of our first challenge.

Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

Melissa Bove said...

Gorgeous card Lols!! Love the whole design and of course that TH stamp!!

Thank you so much for the beautiful birthday card!! I really appreciate it!! :)


Pillan said...

Nice card! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenges.

Kimbo said...

A fabulous card- love all the elements. I'm sure your Dad will love it too. Thanks for playing along at our first challenge at Cardz 4 Guyz x

Helen said...

Great card.

Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Calendar Challenge.

Helen x