A Blog Named Hero Week - Day 3



Hey everyone!  We're already over half-way through our collaboration week with A Blog Named Hero.

They are showcasing projects created with Neat & Tangled stamps and we're playing along with their current challenge, Metallics.

First up today is Sveta:

Hello everyone!



This days I'm thinking about my abroad friends more often, miss them very much! So my idea was to create a card showing that I'm thinking of them no matter where they are.

I choose Origami Map Die and gold cardstock to create main focus of my card. To pin my location (more or less) on the map I used tiny heart from Hand Stitched Dies and inserted a little piece of silver foiled cardstock.



We're all communicating via web, so I decided to show it with lines using  Across the Card stamp set.

Finally, I chose Crystal Clear Sequins to add accents to my work.

I hope that you'll always be connected with all your friends and relatives in your hearts, no matter if you are together or apart!

Yana is also sharing today:


I started working on this card by creating a small rectangle using new Neat & Tangled Bokeh circles. I selected Soft and Lovely and adhered them onto a piece of white cardstock using specialty adhesive sheets. To trim off the edges I used a Stitched Rectangle die and cut this piece onto a nice rectangle and foam mounted it onto a white A2 card base. 

I also die cut a Hello word out of Gold Mirror cardstock, heat embossed a "you make life sparkle" in gold embossing powder and adhered those onto the rectangle. To dress up this card I also added several enamel dots in blue and two gold hearts created using Hand Stitched dies.


Beautiful cards ladies!

Please be sure to stop by A Blog Named Hero, they have got some gorgeous projects to share this week too!

10 comments

  1. BEAUTIFUL cards - LOVE the metallic accents in both!!!
    Yana's card is such an ELEGANT design, LOVE IT!!!
    Sveta's card touched my HEART, I LOVE IT too,
    LOVE IT all the MORE after reading the story behind the design!!!
    THANK YOU BOTH for sharing your CREATIVE INSPIRATION!!!

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    1. Tracy, thank you so much!!! So glad you liked the story behind!!!!

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  2. Sveta's card is super fantastic and so awesomely cool - love that little heart!! And Yana's card dazzled me with all that gold - love the touches of vellum on it!! Just a super treat to visit here today!!

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    1. thank you Taunya, this is so sweet.

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  3. Such great cards and they scream thoughtfulness. Great job ladies!

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  4. so glad to hear it, thank you!

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  5. These cards are equally fabulous!! Sveta, I love your work and am so happy you are on the Neat & Tangled design team. Your ideas are so great! Love the heart and the map die.

    Yana, wow, you worked wonders with the circles! I love the layering and the idea to use the stitched rectangle to trim the base! The gold is so pretty and the color accents are perfect!

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