Monday, 5 September 2011

LIM week 31 (card 2)

Here is my second card for this
weeks  'Less is More' challenge.
It's week 31 and this time it's
colour and METALLIC.
Tiny 4"x4" linen card, with a matt
of light blue, silver( metallic) mirri
card, then a final matt of white linen
card again. I used a snowflake
( provocraft) die to cut a shape
out of the last layer of card.I then
stuck a small blue gem in the middle,
after first 3-d-ing the last layer.
Simple card but I quite like it,.... hope
it's LIM enough for the challenge.

ps.I  had blue on my mind today
as it seems my new grandbaby is
to be a ......boy!!! I am so excited
now & will soon know what sex my
other grandbaby will be too ....I
am so blessed :O)



22 comments:

  1. Another really lovely Christmas card, Viv! Super matting and layering!

    How exciting for you to be having two new grandbabies and knowing the sex. My knitting needles and crochet hook would be sparking!

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  2. A beautiful card Viv. Lovely simple but really elegant look to it.

    How lovely to be expecting TWO new grandchildren.

    Sue.x

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  3. This looks gorgeous and how appropriate to choose blue!
    You can get knitting now!
    Thanks again.
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  4. Your cards are gorgeous! This one is no exception. Love it!

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  5. ooo super card ... have not started on my christmas cards yet ... well done and happy crafting love sandy xx

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  6. Oh Viv ... this is truly lovely. This is one of those cards that I would keep and put out each year for decoration. Just lovely!!!

    Carole

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  7. Oh lovely card, such an elegant design :o) Lisa x

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  8. This is stunning Viv. Another of those "why didn`t I think of that" cards.
    Oooh and a baby boy too, how exciting. Get those needles clicking. Wouldn`t it be fantastic if the other one was a girl? So pleased for you all.
    Lynne xxx

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  9. This is a gorgeous christmas card, may just be using this idea.

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  10. I love this Viv - fab design!! Two new grand babies - lucky you!! xx

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  11. such a beautiful Xmas card Viv and A BOY, I love boys! Congratulations, be nice if the other one is a girl:)
    Val x

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  12. Stunning card - absolutely love it. xxx

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  13. A stunning card Viv. I am so pleased for you with two new grandbabies on the way :o)
    Jackie xx

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  14. FAB card Viv, perfect
    Aww a little boy, congrats! We are so delighted with our little Joe, he is perfect.
    That snowflake is super, I used i tso much last year

    Thank you
    Mandi
    "Less is More"

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  15. Absolutely Gorgeous Viv...................love it!

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  16. I love this design for a Christmas card Viv :)
    So effective with the mirri behind the aperture :)
    Jenny x

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  17. A beautiful design for a Christmas card, so simple, but so effective! Stunning!

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  18. Congrats Viv on being showcases, well deserved!!
    Val xx

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  19. What an unbelievably eye catching design and such perfect execution! You make wonderfully clean and simple cards. Kudos on the grandboy-I have two of my own (boys) and wouldn't know what to do with a girl~

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  20. I love this card Viv. The centred snowflake cut out revealing the mirri below. How exciting to know that one of your grandchildren will be a boy! Vx

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  21. This is gorgeous. I love that snowflake and what a great way to use your silver paper. I love it! Ann

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Thankyou so much for leaving a comment, everyone much appreciated :) Viv xx

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