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Virginia Beach SCS Swap

November 8th, 2008 · 8 Comments

Virginia Beach SCS Swap

Today I’m joining a whole bunch of enthusiastic Stampin’ Up! demonstrators at the Regional Seminar in Virginia Beach, VA. I signed up for a swap with 19 other Splitcoaststampers, and we’ll be having dinner together after the seminar. This is the card I made for them, featuring the To You & Yours stamp set.

I decided to use a Top Note die cut for this tent topper card (idea by Michelle Wooderson). The card base is an 8-1/2″ x 4-1/4″ piece of Night of Navy card stock, folded in half. The Night of Navy Top Note die cut is adhered to the card for a total height of 5-1/2,” which means the card still fits in a regular size envelope. The Baroque background was stamped with Night of Navy ink (my DH said it looked like velvet), and the Cute & Curly stamp was inked up with a marker, to omit the words inside the frame. The To You & Yours saying fit perfectly inside the frame.

Thanks for stopping by!

All supplies by Stampin’ Up!® unless otherwise noted.
Stamps: To You & Yours, Cute & Curly, Baroque
Paper: Night of Navy, Very Vanilla
Ink: Night of Navy
Accessories: Big Shot, Top Note Bigz Die, Curly Label Punch, Wide Oval Punch, Very Vanilla Taffeta Ribbon, Night of Navy Stampin’ Write Marker, Crafters’ Tool Kit, Stamp-A-Ma-Jig, Stampin’ Dimensionals

Tags: simply delicious

8 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Pat (mspfd) // Nov 8, 2008 at 10:52 am

    Awesome card, Vera! Love the look! Have fun at the Regionals and tell us all about it!

  • 2 Crystal B // Nov 8, 2008 at 4:31 pm

    This is so pretty, I love the baroque stamped for the background!! Have a great time at Regionals and dinner!!

  • 3 Dorothy // Nov 10, 2008 at 6:04 am

    Vera – Love the card! I may case it.

  • 4 Kristin Moore // Nov 10, 2008 at 11:41 am

    Vera, this is so pretty! I love the use of the Top Note and the navy and vanilla together! Very sharp!

  • 5 Kay Kalthoff // Nov 13, 2008 at 10:07 pm

    WOW! This is awesome! The colors are so eye-catching and I love how easy it would be to put this together – yet it looks so sharp! TFS!

  • 6 Stacey Schafer // Nov 14, 2008 at 7:08 pm

    this is a fabulous card! i have a surprise for you on my blog:)

  • 7 Lisa Henke // Nov 19, 2008 at 8:53 am

    another winner! love the richness of these colors together, not to mention the top note with that curly lable punch (my punch comes next week-I finally ordered it!). great card.

  • 8 Sherri aka sherristampsalot // Dec 1, 2008 at 8:53 pm

    And this picture doesn’t do it justice!! It is GORGEOUS irl!! Wish I could have talked with you a little more at Regionals…you’re an awesome stamper!!!

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