Monday, 1 May 2017

Sequins and Swirls at The House Of Cards


     The House Of Cards this month would like to see the use of sequins and/or the colours in the chart. I have chosen to use sequins on this simple card and one colour.
     Using a Sizzix thinlit die I cut the swirls in the front of a white card blank, then backed it with a medium weight pink paper insert.  A pink ribbon has been stuck down the side of the card with the ends wrapped over to the inside, then I stuck the insert to the back of the die cut but left the other side free. When the light is behind the card it gives the die cut shapes a pink glow.
     Three small paper roses are added to the ribbon at the base of the swirls and three flower shaped sequins, each with a tiny gem in the middle are added to the pattern.
     With the addition of a stamped and mica dusted greeting the card is complete.
     The House Of Cards challenge runs for a month so you have lots of time to create and lots of inspiration from the DT to help get you started.

Use Sequins and/or Colours

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
My Time To Craft - Sequins/Buttons
Colour Crazy - Anything Goes

6 comments:

  1. Hi Rocky lovely and clean card for this challenge.

    (✿◠‿◠) Ma (Merethe)
    Teamie HOC
    http://majaapia.blogspot.no/

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  2. A very pretty card. Thank you for joining us at MTTC. Caz DT

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  3. This is just stunning Rocky, very elegant! Donna HOC Teammate

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  4. Rocky, I love your unique design! That intricate die cut is so striking, and looks so pretty with the sequins and little roses!
    Take care!
    Michele, HOC teamie

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  5. Love this die and the sequins you used are beautiful - almost translucent. Great job on this challenge. Shirley Teammate

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  6. pretty. Thank you for joining in with us over at Colour Crazy Craft Challenge.

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