Carolina Girl (Cely)
Another card I am adding as part of a combo set for some in-laws for Christmas.  This is another case I found on Pinterest.  " If it ain't broke, don't fix."   I'm trying to make cards that look pretty or fun, easy to put together but look like they took a long time to make...haha

Lola, at Little Card Maker, got me interested in this die set.  My crafting friends cost me money....you know who you are....haha  I used Little B Bouquet set. The only thing I added was a Sue Wilson Faux Quilled Leaf die.

A2, used distressed inks to make the blue background and the red/orange color behind flowers.

pop-ups behind some flowers for added dimension

used Lil Inker stitched Rectangle die set

12 Responses
  1. People love to get handmade note cards they can send to their friends. These are gorgeous! The colors look amazing off that white.

    I like your philosophy - like throwing flour on your face! :)

    Evelyn


  2. Deloris Says:

    They are gorgeous! I'm sure your in-laws will love them!


  3. NanaConnie Says:

    I love these flowers, Cely! Great die cut leaves, too. I've been visiting regularly but am only now able to do a bit of personal commenting over and above my DT commenting. Hope to be a bit more visible in my visits after the new year. :-D


  4. Dawn Frost Says:

    I know Cely my crafting buddies cost me money too! I think its perfect!


  5. Billie A Says:

    Loving the flowers against the blue background. The added white really makes it pop. love how the white leaves are against the white bottom half of the card. Beautiful. Great colors.


  6. Oh! Cely, these are just Gorgeous, beautiful colours.
    Faith
    x


  7. Donna Says:

    Oh I like that set and didn't think the price was too bad. Beautiful colors. I could see making sets of these in all kinds f colors. I just may have to case this one!


  8. Gorgeous cards Cely! Love your distressed backgrounds too! I'm sure your in laws will be thrilled! My crafting friends cost me too!!

    Brenda


  9. Imke Says:

    These are very pretty, Cely - love them !

    Imke ~ My Crafty Place


  10. Beautiful set of cards,wonderful gifts to give. Heck I would find it really hard to give them away :O)!
    hugs
    Glenda


  11. Tammy Says:

    Another set of gorgeous cards! I love the dies you've used and how colorful they are!
    Hugs, Tammy


  12. Lola Says:

    No way! I have this set...so I know what I'm going to try during our break. These are gorgeous! What a beautiful gift. Wish I had time to make a set for the teachers.


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