I'm still playing catch up with card challenges, following my little break in Devon. The Craft Barn's challenge is 'Diamonds' and as the challenge closes at midnight tonight, this is the card I made featuring diamonds.
I used a Darice diamonds embossing folder for the background. The embossed card was attached to a plain piece of card to make to strong enough to wrap the diamond patterned ribbon round and attach it to card blank with foam pads. As I wrapped the gold thread round the Nestability shape in middle, I realised it formed diamonds too in the pattern. The butterfly is die cut with a Memory Box 'Pippi Butterfly' die. (I couldn't seem to take a photo without the shadow of the butterfly). Gold Card Candi finished off my card. As all the card, except for the card base, was snippets, I'll be off to play in the Playground too.
I would like to enter my card for the following challenges: