Sunday, April 19, 2015
Victorian boot with daisies Mother's Day card
This Mother's Day card is made with a digital stamp from Meljens Designs.
I dressed up the buttons with little pearls and attached a shoe charm to the twine tied on the side. I used Honey Script font for the sentiment.
Our postal regulations have changed here in France and anything over 3cms (just about an inch) in thickness going abroad (in my case, back to the States) requires filling out a long customs form and paying significantly more in price. I've kept this card reasonably flat that it might go along with a box of chocolates, keeping the entire package under 3cms. Luckily, my favorite Merci chocolates come in a thin box.
Paper—cardstock, Kirby Teesdale Studio paper pack
Digital Stamp—Meljens Designs Victorian Shoe Daisies digital stamp
Color—Caran d'Ache Luminance 6901 pencils
Dies—Artemio circles and scalloped circles
Embellishments—twine, pearls, shoe charm
I'm linking up with: Suzy Bee's Challenge #76—Anything Goes with a die or punch, Chocolate, Coffee and Cards challenge #89—Use a die-cut, Craft for the Craic April challenge—Use a die-cut or Easter theme, Digitally Sweet Challenge #133—Anything Goes, Simply Papercraft challenge #2—Anything Goes/Steampunk, Crafty Gals Corner challenge #15—Vintage, Digi Chooseday—Pearls & Gems.