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Friday, 6 July 2018

New Challenge at Polkadoodles Crafting - Ruby Sweet

Good morning everyone,

Well here we are again it's Friday already, wow this week has flown by.

We have a new challenge at Polkadoodles Crafting today. The theme as always is 'Anything Goes', however the DT were asked to include a number on their designs.

I decided to go for a vintage theme. I chose to colour up another gorgeous Ruby, have you seen the new ones in the shop? (you can find them here, you can buy them as a bundle, pre-coloured or black and white and you can also buy them in singles, I LOVE them, so watch this space. 

This little cutie is called 'Ruby Sweet' and I've coloured her with DI reinkers. Once she was printed I placed the largest of the Polkadoodles elegant nest dies over the top and cut with my die cutting machine.

I used an oval die to cut the shape of the card. The papers are from the Lil Miss Sugar Pops, Paper heaven 2 set. I've have used the yellowy coloured ones this time.

5 Printable Papers - Lil Miss Sugarpops Kit 1...Craft printable download digital stamps/digi scrap kit

The rest of the die cuts  have been cut in brown card and I've added some vintage white frantage around the edges.

I made the vintage flower by cutting the largest and second largest dies from the flowers 2 set in brown card, I then embossed it with a polka dot embossing folder. To finish off I added some gold gilding wax and added some gold and ivory stamens to the centre.

Flowers 2 - Craft cutting die

I found the numbers in my stash, they started off as black, and you can see how they turned out once I embossed them and  added the gold gilding wax.

Where possible I have added the links to the materials I have used at the bottom of this post, just click on a picture to be taken directly to the product.

The ribbon, lace (bow) pearl and diamante embellishment, rose and beaded stamens are from the Ribbon Girl.

DI list:
Skin: Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose, Worn Lipstick
Hair: Walnut Stain, Antique Linen
Dress: Gathered Twigs, Aged Mahogany, Victorian Velvet, Black Soot
Shoes: Victorian Velvet, Aged Mahogany

The winner will win a $10 gift voucher to the Polkadoodles download store and winners chosen by the top 3 will each a free digi stamp voucher.

That's all from me today.

Have a lovely weekend.

Hugs
Gina xx

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffet Challenges - Anything Goes
A Bit More Time To Craft - Anything Goes

15 comments:

  1. Wow what a knockout, Gina! Amazing colouring and design xxx

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  2. This is just gorgeous,love the image.xxx

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  3. each of your project is so adorable. love every layers

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  4. Hi! I've been reading your website for some time now and finally got the bravery
    to go ahead and give you a shout out from
    Dallas Texas! Just wanted to mention keep up the
    fantastic work!

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  5. Just WOW!!! this is incredible, love the vintage look and your gorgeous colouring, so pretty x

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  6. She is stunning Gina. Wonderful image and your fabulous detail.
    Laine
    x

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  7. Gina, I'm in love with your cards! xox

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  8. Wow Gina this is stunning hunny, love it hugs Liz xx

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  9. Gorgeous card Gina ! Beautiful details .
    Hugs Doris

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  10. Beautiful card Gina, I really like the Ruby images for older girls
    Anne x

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  11. Gina you are certainly talented. Your stunning embellishments and colored image are just wonderful.

    Hugs Diane

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  12. This card is so detailed and elegant. I love the design, thanks for the share. Love checking out your blog, hope you have a nice rest of your week. Thanks for the share.
    World of Animals

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  13. Absolutely stunning card Gina, love the colour combo and design. Beautiful work my dear.
    Hugs
    Suzi x

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  14. Oh my!!! This is just awesome and I love your use of the Distress Inks!!! Just a beautiful card!!!!

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  15. Wow Gina, this is so beautiful. I do love those Ruby images too, you've coloured her up so gorgeously! I can't wait to see more of your creations so I'm your latest follower, XOX PD Teamie Lucy

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