Monday, 11 November 2013

New stamps!

When I was at Doncaster I was handed a voucher for 10% discount from Inky Doodles. I ordered from them and received my stamps very quickly. Excellent service, thank you! Two lots have gone away for Christmas, but I couldn't resist breaking out 'Backgrounds two' and having a play! After randomly filling 3 sheets of scrap paper with a multitude of different patterns I decided I'd better get on with the card I needed to make!
That patterned panel was easy to stamp and although it isn't perfect, I don't think I will ever need to buy papers again! The owl stamp is from Chocolate Baroque. I used a mixture of adirondack (pool, peri) and memento inks(teal zeal, grape jelly). The border and nestie (timeless rectangles) are both from Spellbinders.
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9 comments:

  1. A gorgeous card Sally and the background is fabulous. Love those colours too.
    Don't work too hard!
    Hugs, Fliss xx

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  2. This gorgeous hunni, love the owl and background stamp too...
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  3. Fabulous card! Love it! x

    Thanks for the reminder about Inkydoodles - I forgot the voucher runs out soon. Off to order.....

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  4. Looks like you had super fun with the background stamps - plus I can see it's a super way of matching paper colour to stamped image colour. That owl is rather a beauty & lives with me too!
    Paula (PEP)

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  5. What a beautiful background Sally, looks like great fun to stamp out. I love the colours you've used and the CB Owl.
    Sue x

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  6. ah love this stamp too Sal great colours, Shaz in oz.x

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  7. This is gorgeous,love the design and gorgeous image.xxx

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  8. Lovely card Sally - I saw Inky Doodles at the NEC and was soooooooooo impressed but couldnt decide which stamp sets I would use. Maybe one for the Christmas list !!!!!! Good luck with all your commitments x Take care x

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  9. Cleverly made patterned paper Sally. What with your new stamps and all the background papers you make with your Gelli Plate you really are set, lol! I love the colours you've used on this pretty card too.

    Hugs
    Lesley Xx

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