Friday, February 7, 2014

Valentine with Lacy 8 from Couture Creations

With Valentine's Day a week away, it's time to roll out that special Valentine for the one you love. 

I'm sharing a card today that I created using the Couture Creations Madeline Collection Lacy 8 and Nested Hearts Die-cuts.  This one is for my sweetheart.  I'll save the sentiment for inside!


The card base of white cardstock is layered with both pink and white/gold foil heart patterned paper from Theresa Collins, You Are My Happy Collection.  This collection is part of my Frosted Designs January Kit.  It is full of scrappy goodness! 

I used the Lacy 8 die with the gold glitter paper and the Nested Hearts with the pink glitter paper.  The Lacy 8 is a two part die...the outer frame portion and the ornate, inner circle.  After adhering the frame to the card, I centered the large pink heart in the open circle area.  Next, I applied foam mounting tape to the back of the ornate circle portion of the Lacy 8 and adhered it over the heart.  I double layered two smaller die cut hearts and adhered them over the center opening of the ornate circle with more foam mounting tape.


Here's a closer look at the different layers that give the card a 3-D appearance.


To embellish the card, I adhered Couture Creations Moonlight Pearls to the 4 corners of the frame, added a bow, flowers and a couple of stick pins.  I tied the multi loop bow using my Craft-Dee BowZ bow maker tool.

I hope you enjoyed my Valentine inspiration!

Couture Creation Supplies:
CO723241 Madeline Ornamental Lace Die- Lacy 8
CO723213 Nested Heart Dies
CO721967 Cutting Mat
CO721962 Foam Mounting Double Sided Tape 1/4 (6mm)
CO721956 Pointed Stainless Steel Scissors
CO 723039 Precision Trimmer
CO721998 Self Adhesive Pearls-Moonlight

From my stash...
American Craft Pink Glitter Paper
Close To My Heart Stick Pin
Craft-Dee BowZ Bow Maker Tool
Recollections POW Gold Glitter Paper, Mulberry Roses
Theresa Collins, You Are My Happy, Patterned Papers
Other: Stick Pin, White Satin Ribbon

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 Thanks for stopping by.  I hope my Valentine has inspired you today!

2 comments:

wendipooh13 said...

sooo pretty and LOVE the shimmery glitter!!!

Barb Craft said...

Wow Vicki! This is stunning!! Love all the beautiful cuts and the sparkle!!

barb :)

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