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Bluebell meadow

Good moning well it's a very frosty morning here in cheshire i have to say i dont mind it being cold it's the constant rain i am not keen on but it's my favourite time of the year , anyway todays card i'm using a double detail die.

Dies used:-
Tonic Bluebell Meadow Die & Stencil Set
Just For You from Pansy Topper Die Set

The card is a Tent fold card I found some  pretty patterned paper from my crafty stash and distressed the edges with a tim holtz distressed tea dye ink with a piece of cut and dry foam i cut the die on the left hand side and embossed, once i removed the die and bits i placed the stencil over the top of the diecut and then secured with a low tack tape i  distressed through the stencil with the cut and dry foam again using tea dye colour ink .
Then free hand i cut a banner shape and matt and layered again i distressed the edges with ink,i cut the strip die out a second time and inked through the stencil but then  cut the 2 butterfly's out free hand bent there wings up and shaped and glued over the top to add depth an dimension to the card. 
I cut the just for you in cream card stock and gold mirri card and glued these together with a wet  glue slightly off set then glued it to the banner shape and finished with a cream bow & buttermilk nuvo drops to each corner

Until next time

Victoria xx


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