Friday, 16 December 2016

Two Gingerbread Girl Spinner Christmas Cards

A friend at work, Shirley, asked me to make three personalised Christmas cards for her,  Two cards were for five year old twins Daisy and Danielle and I decided a gingerbread girl spinner card would be ideal!  Shirley also wanted a card for baby Archie who will be celebrating his first Christmas - I'll share Archie's card next time.

Here are the two cards together.


Here's just one card.  I used Real Red, Crumb Cake and Whisper White CS and added in some Red and Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper for a bit of seasonal sparkle.  The patterned papers I used are from the SU! 'Candy Cane Lane' DSP pack.  I lightly edged each gingerbread shape with Soft Suede ink using a sponge dauber to add a touch of definition.


Here's a photo showing how I decorated the insides of the cards and the envelopes.


Supplies:
Stamps: Clearly Besotted 'Eat, Drink & Be Merry' set
CS: SU! Real Red, Crumb Cake & Whisper White, SU Red & Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer Paper

Patterned paper: SU! 'Candy Cane Lane' DSP
Ink: SU! Crumb Cake & Soft Suede
Tools: XCut 'Gingerbread Family' die set, SU! 'Sliding Star' Framelits die set, MFT 'Photo Corners' die set, Spellbinders 'Labels Trio' die, Memory Box 'Cross Stitched Frame' rectangle die set, heart punches, sponge dauber
Embellishments & accessories: 3mm foam tape 


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