Saturday, March 31, 2012

WPlus9 April 2012 Release: Day 1

Hey there, everyone!!  Welcome to day one of the April WPlus9 release week!  We have A LOT of new stamp sets, dies, and more for you in the next 5 days...you are going to love it!!  We have so much packed into each night, and you are going to just love all the inspiration.  First up- here is a little bit of information on each item that you will see tonight:

Damask Doilies
  • is a 4x6 clear photopolymer stamp set
  • contains 10 stamps; 4 images and 6 sentiments
  • will be available for purchase April 5th
Onesie Twosie
  • is a 6x8 clear photopolymer stamp set
  • contains 44 stamps; 4 onesie images, 14 sentiments and accent images, and the numbers 0-9 in two styles
  • will be available for purchase April 5th
Onesie Twosie Companion Die
  • coordinates with the Onesie Twosie stamp set
  • two separate dies wired together that can be easily snipped and separated
  • will be available for purchase April 5th
Background Builders: Knit
  • is a 6x8 clear photopolymer stamp set
  • contains 7 stamps; 5 background building strips and 2 smaller scaled builders
  • will be available for purchase April 5th
 I used the Background Builders: Knit and Damask Doilies for my card tonight, but never fear!  I am sure that I will use Onsie Two-sie & its matching dies before the week's end!! :)  I stuck with a very clean and simple design for my card tonight....almost a one layer card.  Here is what I created:
"Congratulations on your Engagement" supplies:
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink (smooth white)
Patterned Paper: My Little Shoebox (Heartfelt: Cheryl)
Stamps/Die: WPlus9 (Background Builders: Knit & Damask Doilies sets)
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: lime, antique pewter & Donna Salazar Mixed Media: chiffon) & Tsukineko (Versafine: onyx black)
Flowers: Recollections
Jewels: Doodlebug Designs
Corner Rounder: EK Success
Diecut Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft

Instructions:  Make card from smooth white cardstock, then round the upper right corner.  Ink the background stamp with three different ink colors, then stamp along the left side of the card.  Stamp the smaller borders in an opposite color to the right of the first stamped image.  Stamp the doily to the bottom of the stamped border.  Diecut the banner from pink ledger paper, then stamp the sentiment to it.  Adhere the sentiment banner coming from the doily middle, then accent with three paper flowers.  Add three matching jewels underneath the stamped sentiment banner to finish.

Card Challenges Used:
-Color Throwdown #185- lucky limemade, basic grey, regal rose, black
-Paper Sundaes #113- spring blossoms
-Lily Pad Cards challenge- flowers
-52 Card Pickup #13- anything goes

Don't forget to check out what the rest of the WPlus9 team has created with this amazing, new stamp sets!  And don't forget...there are usually giveaways every night on Dawn's blog!! ;)

I will be back tomorrow night, using more of the new release items from WPlus9!  Hope to see you back then! ♥♥♥ 

Until later,
~Lea L.

12 comments:

  1. Love the softness of the card!

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  2. This is so elegant. Love those gorgeous gems and the look of the knitted hearts!

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  3. Gorgeous card Lea. The colors are so pretty and I love the flowers and gems.

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  4. Super cool and cute card, Lea! I love the bling and rosettes! Thanks for playing along in our Color Throwdown challenge this week!

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  5. So pretty...love the use of the knit and doily stamps to create a border.

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  6. Such a hip color combo and beautiful design, Lea!

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  7. LOVE the FUN card!! THe details make it so fun!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

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