Splitcoaststampers invites you to join us for a very special celebration on World Cardmaking Day. Spend your Saturday in our challenge forum,where you can celebrate the power of a handmade card with our community, and just maybe get a surprise or two!Splitcoaststampers invites you to join us for a very special celebration on World Cardmaking Day. Spend today in our challenge forum, where you can celebrate the power of a handmade card with our community, and just maybe get a surprise or two!

To kick it off, Lydia, Lori and I will host a challenge today. But the campaign will go on all month long!  Mine is:

Thinking of Breast Cancer awareness – you can’t help but think about….boobies!! Now that might make you think about all the cute lingerie out there designed to show them off.

So my challenge is to get inspired by lingerie. Think lacy, think pattern, think satin and bows – have some girly fun with it!

For my card I started with an image from the Girlfriend Creative Scrap from Crafty Secrets. I layered it on a slightly bigger piece of Natural White Neenah cardstock. The next layer is a piece of Early Espresso cardstock cut and embossed with the Scallop Frame Spellbinder die.

A 4 3/8″ x 5 3/4″ piece of Webster Pages patterned paper was stitched to a 3/8″ bigger piece of Natural White cardstock.  Two smaller pieces of Webster Pages paper adhered together, lace was adhered over the smaller one and the pieces were stitched together. These smaller layers were adhered to the bigger one.

The card base measures 4 3/4″ x 6 1/8″ out of Early Espresso. To create that size, I cut one piece 4 3/4″ x 6 1/8″, another piece 4 3/4″ x 7″. The longer piece was scored at 6 1/8″ and the smaller piece was adhered to the scored tab.

To dress it up I created a lace flower out of Websters Pages ribbon and topped it with a Webster Pages Scalloped Sparklers. The sentiment is also from the Girlfriends Creative Scraps. I adhered it next to the lace flower. More rhinestones were added.

For the inside of the card I used another piece of the Girlfriend Creative Scraps, along with Websters Pages paper and scalloped sparkler.

I hope you have time to play along! Have a wonderful weekend! Hugs and smiles

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

15 Responses to “Celebrate World Card Making Day with SCS!”

  1. Oh darn! Wish I wasn’t sitting in a hotel room right now…bummer! LOL I would love to be playing along!

    Your card is gorgeous!!! Love the vintage look!!

  2. hi beate
    so eine trauhaft schöne karte, ich liebe diese vintage look
    ich sende dir liebe grüsse und wünsche dir ein schönes WE
    xxoo BA

  3. Very pretty! I love the lace flower!

  4. WOW Beate! Stunning card! So Vintagey & gorgeous! What a fun challenge! Can’t wait to play with this one 🙂

  5. What a great theme for this challenge Beate! Such a fantastic vintage card!

  6. Fabulous vintage feel to the card! beautiful vintage image, although its got me curious what an electronic corset is, LOL! love that eyelet lace flower!!! Happy WCMD, Beate!

  7. Just adorable Beate!!! What a perfect girly card to be shared with all! I love the eyelet lace flower you added…just darling 🙂

  8. Great card for the challenge! Cute lace flower!

  9. Great vintage look and love your lace flower to go with the image!

  10. wow Beate – this is my fave to date…love the black and white and shabbiness of it.

    xo

  11. Absolutely stunning, bringing vintage to a whole new level.. LOVE it!

  12. this is such a beauty, Beate! love the classy design and colors and the image is gorgeous! love everything about this!

  13. I love everything you do, Beata, and this card is a stunner!

  14. so fun! I’m totally gonna whip a card up for this, how could I NOT! LOVE yours, so vintagey!

  15. So lovely! The flower is so pretty as well! I didn’t get a chance to play much with WCMD…

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