Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Bling it Beautiful with Dana!

Hi Quick Quotes fans!

Dana here today sharing a bright and sunny card featuring some of my favorite Quick Quotes supplies and Want2Scrap bling!

This card came together in just a couple of quick and easy steps and the Want2Scrap bling really helped give my card a polished look with very little effort!

Step One: Trim a piece of cardstock to 4.5" x 5.5" to create the base of the card. Using the two largest rectangles from the Spellbinders Nestabilites Lattice Rectangles Die Set, cut two rectangles to layer on top of the card base. Ink the edges of all papers with PowderPuff Chalking Ink.

Step Two: Select a vellum quote from the Babies/Kids/Family Itty Bitty Box Set to fit inside the smallest rectangular paper. Loop a piece of ribbon around the largest rectangular paper and tie into a bow. Secure all the layers of paper to the base of the card and add Want2Scrap Nestabling Lattice Rectangle Blue & Green Rhinestones. Note: The Nestabling Rhinestones hide the thin line of adhesive that I used to adhere my vellum sentiment to my card for a seamless finish!

Step Three: I received a beautiful set of Want2Scrap Lavendar Pearls, but they did match the color palette of my card. To change the color of the pearls, apply a coat of watermark ink and sprinkle with embossing power in the color of your choosing. Apply heat to set.

Step Four: Embellish the card to finish. I added my colored pearls from the previous step to dot the "i's" on my vellum sentiment. I also added a Want2Scrap stick pin and a small flower.

Quick Quotes Supplies:
Just Because 400
Stowaway 6x6 Cardstock Weight Paper Pad
Babies/Kids/Family Itty Bitty Box Set
Blue Hawaiian PowderPuff Chalking Ink
Lemonade PowderPuff Chalking Ink
Tahiti PowderPuff Chalking Ink

Want2Scrap Supplies:
Want2Scrap Nestabling Lattice Rectangle Blue & Green Rhinestones
Want2Scrap Lavendar Pearls
Want2Scrap Stick Pin

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Karen M. G. said...

Gorgeous card!
That is sure to bring a smile to the recipients face.

Marcia Dehn-Nix said...

Love the card and the fabulous tip for changing the pearl color!

Ruth said...

So pretty. I have the jewels but now I have to get the Spellbinders.

Barb Craft said...

I love a the bling on this card Dana! So pretty!

barb :)

Unknown said...

Great Card and I love how you made the bling match your color palette. Great job

Donna said...

Amazing card Dana, always love your work!

Donna said...

Amazing card Dana, always love your work!