Friday, July 1, 2016

July blog hop - Red, White & Blue! Happy 4th of July

http://www.stampinonroodfarm.blogspot.com 

Welcome to this month’s blog hop with Di's Country Inkers!   
Our theme for this blog hop is Red, White & Blue…for the 4th of July, of course!  Wasn’t Crystal’s project awesome?!

Here is my red, white, and blue card (I really like the swirly bird diecuts and stamps – so versatile and fun!)

My sister in Mass. is getting married later this month by Scituate Lighthouse and I am flying out to the wedding.  She and her fiancee enjoy visiting various lighthouses and the maritime/nautical paraphernalia, so I thought a red, white, blue card for their wedding with the lighthouse stamp from the set From Land and Sea would be perfect!

Here are the other Stampin' Up products I used:
  • Dapper Denim ink and cardstock,
  • Cherry Cobbler ink and cardstock,
  • Serene Scenery 6 x 6 designer series paper stack,
  • Floral Phrases stamp set (wedding greeting),
  • Swirly Bird stamp set (boat and sunset),
  • Swirly Scribbles diecut (ocean waves),
  • Cherry Cobble baker's twine (bow),
  • Gold metallic twine trim, and
  • Clear and gold wink of stella to add glimmer.

Here are a few more pictures of the card so you can see the "glimmer:"
  





 
 The sailboat and lighthouse were fussy cut and adhered with pop-up dimensionals. When I was taking the photos of my card, I thought all the lines reminded me of Vincent Van Gogh's picture, Starry Night.  Hope it is okay to show a little picture of that painting, but I didn't even think about it until I was taking pictures - honest!


The next blog you will hop to is Diana's, for a super awesome project!

 http://www.elstamper.blogspot.com 

Next up is Ellie - Enjoy her fun project and the rest of the bloggers' designs as well, and thanks for stopping by!  Hope you get to enjoy some 4th of July fireworks….since our 2 furbabies don’t like them, we will be watching them on television!!
 
 You can purchase all of the Stampin’ Up products used in my online store.



Here is the blog lineup!

Di         http://www.stampingwithdi.com







5 comments:

  1. I love it Mary!!!! Great job!!!!

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  2. I love it! Such a beautiful combination of stamps, paper and bling! Thanks for hopping with us.

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  3. Your sister will love this card! Love your sky-great job!!

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  4. Super cute, I have not used those pieces in the set yet, now I want to. Big hugs, Di

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  5. Wow, what a great card with this color theme! Love it! Another fun blog hop!

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