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Sunday, March 30, 2014

Authentique Paper - Heaven on Earth

Baby cards are always a pleasure to create - they would be one of the cards, along with Weddings that people tend to keep...so I love to make them special - which is not hard using the adorable Precious Collection by Authentique™ Paper, 



I have cut/embossed the patterned paper and sentiment using the A2 Modern Stationary Spellbinders® Nestabilities® Card Creator #7 and #6 Dies. 

NOTE: Spellbinders number their Dies from the smallest to the largest - the smallest being #1


The embossed edges have been sanded using a Sanding Block, giving a soft and distressed look.  The sentiment is then popped up using Scrapbook by Adhesives by 3L - 3D Foam Squares



A paper Rose and Want2Scrap© Swirls Finesse - LeCreme has been trimmed and added to the flower.


The Authentique™ Paper sentiment has been layered into a Lacey Circles  Nestabilities® and popped up on 3D Foam Squares for added dimension.


This card is for the following changes: 
Allsorts - Use those dies 
Little Claire's  - Monotone
 Word Play Saturday - Anything 
A Vintage Journey - Say It With Words 
Alphabet Challenge - D for Diecuts 
Cut it Up - Anything Goes 
Fussy and Fancy - Shabby Chic
 Graph'It Colour Challenge - Springtime Pastels 
Pattie's Creations - Anything Goes 
Sister Act Card Challenge - Anything Goes 
Stampin' For The Weekend - Spring Colors 
Totally Papercrafts - Think Pink 
4 Krafty Girlz - Anything Goes
Dream it Up - Anything Goes

 Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!

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23 comments:

  1. I love the shape of this card and the gender-neutral colors!

    Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Cut it Up!
    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  2. Sweet baby card! I love the distressed edges!

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  3. Dear Lovely Linda, yours is the most elegant and lovely baby card I have ever seen. Thank you for showing us that cutesy is not always necessary when creating baby cards.

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  4. LOVE THE SHAPE AND COLOURS. FAB JOB

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  5. Beautiful my friend - wonderful use of the paper, and the wee touch of bling is a wonderful accent.
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  6. Lovely Linda, you know I have been a fan of your work for a couple of years. Each one of your cards/projects are perfect in every way and always show stoppers. I am tickled to see you at Cut It Up!

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  7. Beautiful card , Thanks for joining in with us this week at http://graphitmarkers.blogspot.co.uk/
    Spring Time Pastels challenge
    Good Luck Susan xx

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  8. This is just gorgeous! I love the vintage styling and colours!

    Thank you for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!

    Sheena
    xxx

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  9. Hello Linda. Your sweet little baby card is beautifully done. Your layering of different papers and patterns is very effective. I also really like your flourish bling and the sweet flower on the one corner and the vintage baby image on the opposite corner. I appreciate your joining in and sharing your card with us at A Vintage Journey. However since it does not have a strong Tim Holtz influence or products used, it won't be eligible for our prize. <3 Candy

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  10. Awwww,, how sweet is this!!

    Thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card challenge this week

    -Angeline DT

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  11. Beautiful creation ..Thankyou for joining us at the crafty girls challenge blog..good luck ..Anita DT

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  12. Fabulous card, great details.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts, good luck;-))m

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  13. A lovely shaped card, so pretty...
    Thank you for joining us at CraftyHands x

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  14. Such a lovely creation! Thank you for playing along at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

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  15. This is great! Thanks for sharing your lovely creation at Fussy and Fancy and good luck with the challenge Judy & Wendy DT

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  16. This is lovely, so sweet.

    Thanks for popping along and joining in the fun over at Crafty Hands.

    Good Luck

    Hugs
    Jo xxx

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  17. never a truer word on such a lovely card! Many thanks for joining the crafty hands challenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

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  18. Sweet baby card - love all the details you added.
    Thanks for joining in the fun at Hiding in My Craft Room.
    Lena – DT Member
    xxx
    Lena’s Creations

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  19. This is a really sweet card. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Hands.
    Cindy DT

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  20. Such a pretty card! Thanks for joining us at Graph'It this time for our Spriingtime Pastels challenge
    Claire xx

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  21. Gorgeous - love the shape of your card and the colours you've used.

    Thanks for joining us at The Alphabet Challenge Blog.

    Helen x

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