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Tuesday, December 7, 2010

The Cuttlebug Spot D/T~Christmas At The Spot!

Happy Tues.!

Hi~ya all!

Were Back!! A very happy Tuesday to all my cyber-friend, I missed your visits while we were on break. I hope everyone had a lovely Thanksgiving holiday, and for those who do not celebrate, had a lovely time while we were gone.

Sorry, I'm late posting here, but I had to reshoot these photos, as it is hard to get a clear shot with foilboard at night. Thanks for understanding!

This week over at the Cuttlebug Spot, we were to showcase our favorite embossing technique. I think mine has to be outlining the CB embossing folders,(inking). I received this gorgeous CB folder, and diecut from my (bestest, is there such a word)lol, girlfriend Julie across the pond. She sent me the diecut earlier this year and I just realized it is like the Spellbinder Lacy labels, which I don't own. This die has two other pieces to it, and can be nested together. THANK YOU JULIE!

For my card, I chose to ink the CB Sun-Rays folder with my gold leafing pen. I heat embossed the stamp (Just Rite), with gold embossing powder SU, added gold foilboard, and peel offs on the corners. The black is embossed with Swiss Dots, gold lacy wired ribbon, and adhesive beads. I haven't added the sentiment to the inside yet, which is so not me..., but I wanted it to be special as it is going to a very special person.

My D/T brother and sisters have some amazing Christmas cards to share with you , and I know you will find so much inspiration here. Also there is a $20.00 gift certificate to Custom Crops, so get creating those cards, and be inspired!

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Catcha' later!

"Um Buggin"


Regina Easter said...

this is so darn beautiful...love it...hugs

GiuliaG. said...

Wow, this is so stunning. I love all the detail you put into it.

~JulieH~ said...

Oh Lillie what a stunning stunning card! I love the gold you added to the sun rays and your beautiful embossed three wise men oh and the lacy ribbon is so gorgeous oh and where do you get those gold adhesive beads from I need some!!
Absolutely beautiful beautiful card this week my friend! Will try and catch you on chat later

Helen said...

This is beautiful! Love embossing folder you've used...and the gold ribbon is gorgeous!
Helen x

Kerry said...

Absolutely beautiful.

Kelly said...

Stunning, absolutely stunning! What a beautiful embossing folder and I love how you showcased it with the pearls.

Anonymous said...

oh so pretty! I love this xx

DonnaMundinger said...

Hey Lillie, I'm having problems on my computer with your blog loading. Seems like it is confused as to which background it shows. Takes forever and first it shows Christmas and then clicks back to your regular one. Don't know if you knew that or could fix it. Anyway, your card is just GORGEOUS! I so crave that sunrays folder and the leafing and beads sure make it beautiful! Love your embossing too. Definitely the true meaning of Christmas! xxD

Anonymous said...

HOLY CANOLI, Lillie! This is GORGEOUS!!! I've been staring at it for quite some time. The gold leaf pen really turned out fantastic. I am definitely going to have to try this technique. I've been seeing so many cool things on everyone's blogs, I want to try it all!

kathlee said...

Your cards are simply gorgeous!! TY so much for stopping by my blog and becoming a follower! THRILLS me when that happens! And I'm your newest follower! Happy Holidays!

Pinnacles said...

Amazingly beautiful Lillie. Love everything about it. TFS. Andy.

Brenda said...

Lillie this is beautiful! I love how you did the sun rays and the added gold pearls, very cool.

Carole Beath said...

Stunning. I love love the colors you've chosen for this lovely card. Oh that ribbon!!!... Just beautiful, dear Lillie.

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