Monday, 4 April 2011

Watch the birdie


Ruffled ribbon is all the rage at the moment and this new Seam Binding ribbon from the Mini catalogue is perfect for the job. It comes in Baja Breeze (shown here), Crumb Cake, Pear Pizzazz and Rose Red. What you do is fray the end a little and take one of the strands from the centre. Pull and the ribbon will begin to ruffle. The more you pull, the tighter the ruffles will be – just play around... whatever you do with it will look fabulous.

I’ve stamped on the Designer Series Paper here to add a little interest – I used Cherry Cobbler ink and the foliage and eggs from the Nature Walk stamp set. Lots of torn edges as these products just cry out for a “shabby” look, in my opinion!

Stamps: Nature Walk
Cardstock: Cherry Cobber, Early Espresso, Baja Breeze, Very Vanilla, Sahara Sand
Paper: Botanical Gazette
Ink: Early Espresso, Cherry Cobbler
Accessories: Seam Binding Ribbon – Baja Breeze

All products by Stampin’ Up!®

9 comments:

  1. This is beautiful! I'm learning from your cards, you know!!

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  2. Beautifull card Luv Sue x

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  3. wow, I adore the ribbon and the torn paper edge...very sweet...have a super week!

    enjoy *~*

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  4. What a pretty card and the paper tearing is perfect, just great colors.

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  5. Beautiful! I LOVE Nature Walk set - keep the samples coming :)

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  6. WOW! This is just wonderful!!! So very pretty and I love the color combo. Gorgeous card.
    Lynn

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  7. Gorgeous! What a great color combo and I really like all of the torn accents. The scrunchy seam binding is fabulous! Great job! :)

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  8. Lovely card Helen, I dont like this set but I do LOVE your card! Jules x

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