Thursday, March 24, 2016

Spellbinders Nostalgic Elegance Tutorial

I am back to share a Spellbinders Tutorial with you all.  I love the versatility of these Dies and have had a lot of fun with whimsical cards, clean lined but always come back to my 'first love' 'Shabby Vintage'

Spellbinders Products:

Imagine Crafts 'featuring' Tsukineko: VersaFine Ink in Vintage Sepia; Memento Luxe in Rose BudScrapbook Adhesives by 3L: E-Z Adhesive Runner, 3D Foam Squares; Want2Scrap: Beautiful Bling Borders by Nina Brackett - Beautiful Blooms; Baby Bling - White Pearls; Liquid glue; Authentique Paper: 

1. Cut/emboss two (2) A2 Valiant Honor #4 (#1 being the smallest) using patterned paper.
2. Score one A2 Valiant Honor at 1/2 inch, fold forward.
3. Adhere pieces together, making sure to line up pattern, to form card base.
4. Cut bling to size and adhere to each corner - as shown above.

5. Cut/emboss one (1) #3 (#1 being the smallest) Fleur de Elegance in White card
6. Using the Die as a Stencil, sponge the insides using Rose Bud ink
7.  Cut/emboss one (1) Oval Bliss #4 (#1 being the smallest) in cream card
8. Layer Fleur de Elegance onto precut cardstock, followed by Oval Bliss, using 3D Foam Squares on both

9. Stamp nostalgic image onto precut oval using Vintage Sepia Ink.
10. Pop up into layered Dies, using 3D Foam Dots, adhering lace around the image and securing at the front left.
11 Stamp Flower Play #2#3 (the smallest being #1) using Rose Bud Ink.
12. Cut/emboss flowers using Flower Play Dies #2#3 (the smallest being #1)
13 Layer flowers using a 3D Foam Dot between
14 Adhere a button using liquid glue
15. Tie pink twine around the button securing with a bow
16 Adhere to the left of the image using liquid glue

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{{{Hugs}}} and happy creating!


  1. This is gorgeous Linda, love the vintage feel : )

  2. What a beautiful card Linda I love the frame you have cut and the over all design is gorgeous.
    Debs xx
    {Debs Cards}

  3. Always beautiful. x

  4. Wow Linda, this is a stunner - love all your layers and detail


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