October 26, 2012

Peace Love Joy!

Hi everyone! Happy Friday!

Phew...what a week.  I am SUPER happy it's the weekend!  Once I tucked the girls into bed I came down to my stamp room to play a bit.  Here is a card I created using some new goodies from Taylored Expressions!

The new Nativity Border Taylored Die is SO very beautiful!  I hadn't had the opportunity to use it during TE Previews this past release, so I was excited to sit down and play.  This is one of those dies, in my opinion, that really packs a big punch.  I kept the rest of my card super simple to let the die shine.

I started with navy cardstock and embossed the sentiment, which is from Rejoice, in white embossing powder.  I cut the Nativity Border Taylored Die out of kraft cardstock and sponged the edges a bit with Frayed Burlap Distress Ink I then popped up the nativity with Foam Tape.  I layered the navy panel onto Choice Snow White and then popped the entire panel up with more Foam Tape onto a Choice Snow White card base.


I kept the embellishments to a minimum...simply adding a twill ribbon, hemp cord bow and a navy button.  Here is a closeup of the scene.


Here is the Taylored Die I've used on my card:


 Thanks SO much for stopping by!  I hope you enjoy your weekend, and if you are on the East Coast like me, stay safe with this big storm coming up the coast!

Recipe:
Stamps:  Rejoice from Taylored Expressions
Paper:  Choice Snow White (TE), Kraft (MFT) and Nightshift Blue (MFT)
Ink:  Versamark and Frayed Burlap Distress Ink
Accessories:  Nativity Border Taylored Die, Twill Ribbon, Hemp Cord, Nightshift Blue Button, White Embossing Powder and Foam Tape

Jodi
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8 comments:

  1. Beautiful card! Very neat die!

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  2. Gorgeous card I love that die it's fabulous against the dark blue background. Love it. Caroline xxx

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  3. This is gorgeous on the navy background Jodi!

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  4. Beautiful card...I love the dark night color, really shows of the wonderful die cut nativity and the button tied twill is the perfect embellie :)

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  5. I love this!! The colors are amazing together!!

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  6. Wow! That die is so beautiful as is your card! Love it with the blue background.

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  7. This is stunning Jodi! Can't wait 'til my die arrives to get started!

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  8. Wow! That die is so beautiful as is your card! Love it with the blue background.

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