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Saturday, 22 February 2014

Simply Less is More # 160

Good afternoon All!
I hope I find you well. The day started out lovely here, sunny and very mild with just enough of a breeze to hang the washing out, yippee! It`s clouded over now but there`s still a touch of spring in the air. I hope it lasts.
It`s recipe week at Simply Less is More and this time we are to use metal on our cards. I`m not much of a metal crafter so I`ve taken the easy way out and used a charm. I`m also still trying to get over my aversion to men cards so I`ve made another one.

I placed an order for some background stamps from Tara`s new stoe Make the Day Special on monday evening and they arrived very quickly on wednesday morning so I`ve been itching to get them inked.
I used the diagonal stripes from Paper Smooches Kissables 2 set stamped in Versafine Onyx black.
I made the sentimentson the PC and cut it out with a Die- namics Tag die, made a hole in the top for some thin black ribbon and hung a guitar charm with a jump ring before adding it to the card.
The stars are cut from black glitter card using a Sizzix die.

Thank you all for your lovely comments last week especially about Ruby. She had another round of X rays and scans yesterday and all is well.

Thanks for popping in Lynne xxx

13 comments:

  1. Just a very cool card!

    Kathyk

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  2. Lynne, this is awesome!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Less is More

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  3. Brilliant news about the clear results for Ruby! Love this male card and the charm is brilliant. Just remembered I've got some charms stashed somewhere... I may be some time! Vicky x

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  4. Great card - love the guitar charm
    Elaine

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  5. Fab card Lynne and so glad all is well with Ruby
    Margaret x

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  6. Love the dangly charm Lynne. Pleased that you appreciated Deep Purple, did you get your Led Zep LP's out?

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  7. He is going to LOVE this, perfect for a lad.

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  8. Lynne what a super chap card, so striking.
    Good to hear Ruby is doing well
    Thanks for joining in this week at LIM for the metal challenge.
    Anne
    Guest LIM commenter :)

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  9. Such a great male card Lynne, I hate making them too! So pleased about Ruby and glad she is doing so well...happy days ;) Viv xx

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  10. Charming and dramatic this cards fantastic.

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