Sunday, August 4, 2013

A Clean & Simple card set

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Hi, I'm sharing another card set that I made for a family member, to be given as a gift.  I decided to go very clean and simple with this set of cards.  There are a few layers and some stitching, but these will be easy to extra postage required.
I saw a Christmas card in the new Stampin' Up Holiday catalog that gave me the idea for this layout. It's a Christmas card on the left side of page 38.
I used DSP from the Festival of Prints Stack that I bought last year.  I love these prints and they're not JUST for the you can see here.  I love that the prints are small; scaled perfectly for cards.  I was so happy to see that there are 2 Christmas DSP stacks in the current Holiday catty.  Ummm...I ordered those on August 1st.  Yup.  The day that the catty started!

Enough talking, right?  Here's my latest card set.

I stitched the focal panel onto a piece of DSP after I stamped the image and sentiment. Easy peasy.  And I'm so pleased with the results!
Thanks so much for stopping by today.  :)

 Supplies used:
Card stock: confetti cream (SU)
DSP: festival of prints (SU)
Stamps: harvest berries - the gingko leaves (PTI), sentimental swirls - the thank you sentiment (Avery Elle), boutique borders - the birthday sentiment (PTI), words of comfort - the sympathy sentiment (Close To My Heart)
Other: thread, sewing machine


  1. Susie, this card set is amazing! So beautiful! It makes an awesome gift!

  2. Great CAS design Susie, love how you have mixed up the colours and design papers!

  3. This is a beautiful card set Susie!


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