Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Want2Scrap™ Butterfly Bling!

Good morning blogging friends!! Spring is in the air and nothing says Spring like a beautiful butterfly. How about a butterfly full of BLING!!Here is the card that I designed to share with you today. Look at all the beautiful Bling!! Nestabling™, Rhinestones and Swirls Oh My!! Here is a close up of the butterfly. To create this little beauty I used S5-051 Fanciful Flight die template from Spellbinder™ along with the Grand Calibur™ to cut/emboss the butterfly shape. Then I inked the edges with Antique Lines Distress Ink and Memento Rich Cocoa Ink. I used Gem Tac™ from Beacon Adhesives™ and then applied the glitter. For the body of the butterfly I used Chipboard Embellishments-Pack of 5-Style A, I lightly applied a little ivory paint to the chipboard leaving some of it exposed to give it a more distressed look. I used Zip Dry™ from Beacon Adhesives™ to adhere the chipboard. Once I had the butterfly in place on the card I added all of the bling--Black Rhinestones-Packageof72-Self Adhesive, Finesse Swirls Black Rhinestones-2 Pack Self Adhesive, Pink Baby Bling-100 Count Pink Rhinestones-2.5mm.Here is another picture of the butterfly. Using the Chipboard Embellishments-Pack of 5-Style A for the body gives the butterfly a totally different look.For the sentiment I used an image from Graphic 45 Once Upon A Springtime Collection papers. I used the Grand Calibur™ and S4-290 Labels Fourteen die template from Spellbinders™ to cut/emboss the label shape. Then I added Nestabling™ Labels Fourteen Black Rhinestones from Want2Scrap™ to the label diecut. Look at the perfect fit!!Here is another close up picture.The designer paper is from Graphic 45 Once Upon A Springtime Collection. For the card base I used Soot Cardstock from Discount Cardstock. I added a seam binding bow to the upper corner and a couple of Trinket Pins from Maya Road.

Thank you so much for stopping by the Want2Scrap™ Blog today! Don't forget to join us this coming Saturday, May 7th for our very First Blog Hop!! We will be celebrating National Scrapbook Day in style!!

Also don't forget to check out our Guest Designer for May--Julie Tucker-Wolek. Click Here to see her beautiful cards.

I hope you have a beautiful Day!!
Want2Scrap™ Supplies Used:
Nestabling™ Labels Fourteen Black Rhinestones
Chipboard Embellishments-Pack of 5-Style A
Black Rhinestones-Packageof72-Self Adhesive
Finesse Swirls Black Rhinestones-2 Pack Self Adhesive
Pink Baby Bling-100 Count Pink Rhinestones-2.5mm
Cross Promotional Products Used:
Die: Spellbinders™ Grand Calibur™ S4-290 Labels Fourteen, S5-051 Fanciful Flight
Paper: Graphic 45 Once Upon A Springtime Collection
Accessories: Beacon Adhesives™ Zip Dry™, Gem Tac™ (to apply glitter)
Other Supplies Used:
Paper: Discount Cardstock Soot, Simply Smooth White
Inks: Ranger Antique Linen Distress Inks; Tsukineko Memento Rich Cocoa
Accessories: Joann's Crystal Clear Chunky Glitter; Hug Snug Winter White Seam Binding; Maya Road Trinket Pins; Ivory Paint


    I love how you used the chipboard for the body.

  2. Heidi!!!!! You are SO clever! This is positively exquisite! Such AMAZING use of BLING and gorgeous materials... BUT, girrrrrl - that butterfly is OV'A the TOP! WONDERFUL!

  3. That is gorgeous!! I love the
    chipboard you used - Never a more
    beautiful butterfly than this one!!!

  4. Heidi this card is so beautiful !!!
    Hugs Marlis

  5. Your card is so lovely! I love how you made the gorgeous butterfly.

  6. Luvin' that butterfly Heidi - never thought about the coarser type glitter for the wings - just beautiful!

  7. Beautiful girl, just beautiful. Love all the attention to the details and the amazing Nestabling and it all.


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