Wednesday, January 18, 2012

K Andrew Promotion Week - Day 4 Featuring Winter Wishes

Hello My Crafty Friends!  I hope everyone is having a great week thus far! This week has been awesome!  My DT Sister never cease to amaze me with their projects and the ways they come up with to use K Andrew's stamps! Speaking of which have you seen her most recent stamp sets which you can now Pre-Order?  Here they are!


K Andrew Designs 


  K Andrew Designs

All orders $25.00 or over will receive this Key to my Heart mini set while supplies last!  
K Andrew Designs

K Andrew Designs

Aren't these sets adorable!  I know you can't wait to get your own so click HERE to go to K Andrew's store.  Did you know that all of K Andrew's stamps are made right here in the USA?  And if that's not enough to get you all warm and tingly inside, she also donates $1 to charity for each set that is sold.  Each step set benefits a different charity!  Her stamps are so versatile!  You can mix and match within the set or you can take different words/sayings from different sets to come up with the perfect sentiment each time!  So what are you waiting for my friends, head on over there and check out her stamps and don't forget to tell her Miranda sent you over!  

On to today's project!  As you know I've been featuring the Winter Wishes stamp set all week, showing you some of the word combinations you can make with this set.  As I previously stated the possibilities are endless!!!! Today, I made a Wedding/Bridal Shower card.  Please take a look and let me know what you think!  I love comments! 

I used the Tie the Knot Cartridge for this card!  I love these doves, they can be found on page 34 and 35.  I used Dove and Dove-s as well as Dove2 and Dove2-s.  Both images along with the layers were cut at 2.25 inches using my E2!  I love that machine!  My black card base is from Recollections Precious Metals and is 5 1/2 X 4 1/4.  The red layer is also recollections paper - Gemstones and its cut at a weird size because I wanted more of the black paper to show.  The dimensions are 5 X 3 14/16.  I'm really liking these papers because they are shimmery.  I picked them up at Michael's while they were on sale around Christmas.  Sorry I sometimes ramble.  My silver card stock is from my stash but I pretty sure it's DCWV, it too is cut at a weird size.  This layer is cut at 4 3/4 X 3 11/16.  I used a EK Success Deco Scallop corner punch on all four corners and put on with SU dimensionals for some depth.  I ran both the red and silver card stock through the Cuttlebug using the Victoria Embossing folder.  My sentiment is from K Andrew's Winter Wishes set. I stamped it on some white Recollections paper also from the Precious Metals pack using Memento Tuxedo Black and cut the corners off to make my label.  I really don't know how to make a bow so I sorta cheated to make this one behind my label.  I put a medium glue dot on the back and made a loop added a mini glue dot and made another loop and continued that until I had seven loops, then I cut a second tail and added that with another glue dot.  Finally added a final medium clue dot to adhere it to my card.  Not bad for not knowing what I was doing, if I do have to say so myself.  LOL  Finally, I pop dotted my doves for some dimension and added some Glossy Accents to the heart that the doves are holding.  

Please stop by my DT Sister's blogs to see what they have created!  To make it a little easier below is a list!

Amy @ Love To Crop - Owly Hoo/Hoot Owl Image Set/Accessories
Faith @ Faithfule Creations - Food For Thought
Ildi @ The Craftin Mama - Winter Wishes
Lisa @ A Mermaid’s Crafts - Owly Hoo/Hoot Owl Image/Accessories
Amanda @ Crick’tn Crafts - Food For Thought
Charlotte @ A Little Bit of Detail - Coffee & Tea/Image Set/Treats
Cheri @ DJ’s Sundries - Coffee & Tea for You & Me/Image Set/Treats
Christel @ Scrappin Sista - Scripture Sayings
Debbie @ DD’s Crafts - Crafty Friends
Erica @ My Cricut Craft Room -Fashionable Friends
Heather @ Heather’s Crafty Blog Space -Crafty Friends
Jamie @ My Amusing Life -Fall-O-Ween
Jana @ Raining Grace -Owly Hoo/Hoot Owl Image Set/Accessories
Jennie @ Jenscrapstoo - Coffee & Tea for You & Me/Image Set/Treats
Jessie @ Sugarlips Sassy Surprises -Winged Things
Kristan @ Baby Cakes - Food For Thought
Larelyn @ Handmade From My Heart -Fashionable Friends
Letillia @ Diva of 5 -Scripture Sayings
Linda – Linda’s Creativity -Positive Thoughts
Miranda @ Nana’s Scrap Spot -Winter Wishes
Patti @ Patti-Lynn Creations -Pirate Tales and Fish Scales/Pirate Party
RhoLynda @ Blossoming Butterfly Creations -Winged Things
Sherry @ Up or Down They’re Beautiful -Amazing You
Veronica @ Mommy’s Crafty Creations -Pirate Tales/Pirate Party

Are you still with me?  I am sooo sorry for the long post, I just had a lot to say today!  Thanks for stopping by and I hope to see you tomorrow!  Oh, I almost forgot, if you just happened upon my blog today, then you may not know about my about my Blog Candy!  Click HERE to see my Day 1 post with all the details! 

Until next time, Happy Craftin'!
Miranda :)



16 comments:

  1. WOW, what a gorgeous card! The doves are beautiful and the embossing is just fabulous!! I love the your bow and the sentiment is perfect! GREAT job!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  2. Beautiful Miranda! TFS

    Cheri - Getting Cricky JrDT

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  3. Like the Dove card. I use to raise Ring Necked Doves while growing up E coast FL. Especially like the embossing. I've been playing with embossing & Ranger paint dabbers today.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"
    http://CreatedbySunshineHoneyBee.blogspot.com

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  4. Great wedding card. Doves are always good for weddings, and I love the embossing. TFS!
    tcsobotka at charter dot net

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  5. Oh, this is just beautiful...and so unique! lOVE all the embossing!

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  6. Already a follower of your blog!

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  7. Posted your giveaway and the hop on FB as Karen Ladd here:
    http://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=254984241241391&id=100003222327908

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  8. I follow Getting Cricky's blog as well!

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  9. My favorite K Andrews stamp is the Hoot Owl image set...so cute!

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  10. I like K Andrews on FB as Karen Ladd.!

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  11. This is gorgeous!! The silver cardstock is so fabulous!! I love the look!! And the doves are so pretty :)

    Lisa
    Getting Cricky DTM - Sister
    indymermaid.blogspot.com

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  12. Miranda,
    This is so elegant. It is truly gorgeous.
    Great job.

    jessie
    GCDT sister

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  13. Beautiful card!

    Veronica Getting Cricky JrDT Sister
    mommyscraftycreations.blogspot.com
    mommyscraftycreations at gmail dot com

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  14. Gorgeous card, this is beautiful!!
    Cheers Jennie
    Getting Cricky Jnr DTM sister

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Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment! I appreciate them! Have a great day!!! Miranda :-)