Tuesday, 16 August 2016

Blue and White

I recently discovered a new challenge, Win and Tonic, so I thought I'd get out my Tonic dies and make a card today.   Usually when I make blue and white cards they are birthday cards for football fans, but this time it's a thank you card.

The Tonic die I chose to use is 'Branwen Briar' die.  The background is blue and white mottled card, which I've embossed with a SB 'Dainty Dots' embossing folder.  The 'Thank You' ribbon is joined behind the layered image, so I could get the words just where I wanted them and the image is raised up on foam tape.  I added three white pearls to the top of the card and because the bottom of the layered image looked a bit bare, I coloured three tiny white pearls with a blue Promaker, so they matched the blue card I've used.  

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12 comments:

  1. Oh the prettiest of card. Love the delicate colours and the embossing is gorgeous x

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  2. Oh yes. Blue and white does look good . I like your trick of joining the ribbon under the image to get the wording just right. Must remember that ! A new challenge to me too. Hugs Mrs A.

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  3. I love the combination of the blue and white together Liz, a beautiful card.

    Sue xx

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  4. Some lovely dies and embossing folder here and a really lovely shade of blue.

    Kath x

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  5. Beautiful card design Liz, love the pretty colours.
    Pam x

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  6. This is my favorite of all your cards to date. I love that soft blue color and the die that the ribbon is on. The ribbon itself is just beautiful and the die cut in blue is gorgeous. I love it all!

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    1. Thanks, Brenda. I was really pleased how it turned out. xx

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  7. This is so pretty in that pale blue color, and I love that thank-you ribbon! What a great find!

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  8. Beautiful blue and white card Liz, such a pretty design. I love the dies and embossing folder you have used.
    Janice x

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  9. wow - the card is wonderful!
    I like the colours and the design...
    Ilse (thera)

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  10. What a delightful card Liz and the embossing complements the Tonic die cut flourish with the butterfly so prettily. The ribbon with the sentiment across the middle is a lovely touch too. x

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  11. Beautiful card...so soothing to eyes..Thank you so much for joining us at Happy Little Stampers - Anything goes with dies Challenge.

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