It’s my  turn to share a card on the Marianne Design Inspiration blog today and I’ve chosen some of the gorgeous Marianne Designs dies from a recent release to create this pretty card:

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I have die cut, embossed and inked each of the larger dies before removing the card stock from the metal die to give extra dimension

For a closer look:

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Inside there is room for a hand written message:

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All of your Marianne Designs products and dies can be found online at  Buddly Crafts

One last look:

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Stamps: With Sympathy clear stamp CS0928
Paper: Matties Mooiste MB0168 Matties Beautiful Christmas Flowers
Cardstock: SU Very Vanilla and Hunter Green
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black
Accessories: Marianne Designs Dies: Creatables LR0435 Petra’s Poinsettia,  LR0483 Anja’s Marquee, LR0484 Anja’s Ornamental Frame, Craftables CR1331 Basic Shapes Circles, Pearl Flowers CA3118

I will enter this card into the following Challenges:

Artistic Inspirations Anything Goes
Tuesday Throw Down Punches and/or Dies
TTCRD Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart Anything Goes
PIP Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes
2 Sisters BINGO (die/flowers/white)
A Perfect Time To Craft Anything Goes
A Bit More Time To Craft Anything Goes
CODTC Anything Goes


Happy Crafting Julie


So pleased to be a Top 3 pick at Tuesday Throw Down

And a DT Favourite at CODTC