Sunday, 15 February 2015

90th Birthday

Today's card is a 90th birthday card.
I wanted to make another angle card, but the dimensions I used on this card here were too big for the patterned paper I wanted to use.  I also wanted the panels slightly wider for the sentiment. So I tried starting off with a 6" x 11" piece of ivory linen card, which I scored at 2 3/4", 5 1/2" and 8 1/4".  The angle was cut the same as in the last angle card, measuring up 1 1/2" from the bottom of the left hand side.

I would like to enter my card for the following challenges:
Pixie's Snippets Playground - Week 164 ~ Used pink, ivory and green snippets

13 comments:

  1. Another fun angle card! I keep wanting to make one, and never seem to get around to it. Definitely on my list though, after seeing yours!

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  2. Hi Liz,
    another really great angled card.
    I love your fab paper used, and really super designing as always.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  3. Gorgeous Z fold card (I think that is the term given to the shape. Love the papers so pretty.

    Kath x

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  4. Beautiful shape card Liz, love your pretty papers and lovely colours.
    pam

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  5. Another beautiful angle card! Love the patterned paper and the flourishes you added on here. VERY pretty!
    Lynn

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  6. WOW! You are rocking these angled cards. Another beauty, and I like the delicate floral DP with the pretty flourish that emphasizes the paper design. A perfect birthday card for this occasion. TFS & Hope your V. Day was a good one. Hugs

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  7. Very pretty card Liz and very clever too. I've not tried these angled cards before but you seem to have perfected them, Cathy x

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  8. I need to try making one of these angled cards, because yours looks absolutely festive! Beautiful papers and design!

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  9. This is just so pretty and feminine. Loving the folds and its perfect for a 90-year old.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  10. Oh I do so love these angles cards Liz - another beauty here!

    I popped your dies into the post box yesterday, they will be collected today so they should arrrive with you tomorrow (Tuesday) with luck!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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    1. Thanks, Di! :-) Can't wait to have a play! xx

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  11. Boy are you good at these! Lovely card design and great way to use of some of the DP I have laying around . . . really must try and make one of these!

    Congrats on your win over at the Snippets Playground.

    Hug, Sarn xxx

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  12. A lovely angled card Liz, you are obviously very good at measuring accurately, something I don't excel at! I love the pretty complementary papers too. Congratulations on your win over at the playground. x

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