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Love Sparkles with the International Top 10 Blog Hop


You may remember that back in April I took part in a Wedding themed International Blog Highlight hosted by Kylie Bertucci, I'd like to say a big thanks to Kylie for hosting the event and to everyone who voted for me, as I now have the honour to be taking part in an International Blog Hop with the Top 10 winners!

As with the original highlight our theme for this Blog Hop is also Wedding - this time I have created something very different to my original project.


Try as hard as I can, I really struggle with a CAS card... whilst I loved the simplicity of the Rose Red stamping I couldn't help myself and added heat embossed Dazzling Diamond hearts to my original stamping! As far as I go, this is still a CAS card for me, the Love Sparkles stamp set does all the work really, I hope you like it! 

Please make sure you take the time to continue the hop around to the other winners and see all of their amazing creations, your are currently visiting Sue Vine - Miss Pinks Craft Spot



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  1. Perfect use of the Love Sparkles stamp set!

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  2. this is a great way to use this set! love it!

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  3. You have certainly nailed the CAS look. Love it!

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  4. Congratulations, Sue! You've really made love sparkle!

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  5. Beautiful CAS card, Sue!! I think the Dazzling Diamond hearts add the perfect bit of sparkle. Gorgeous!

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  6. It is a lovely card, Clean and Simple may be the theme but it is very classy and says it all. Great job as always!!!

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  7. I struggle with CAS cards too Sue but this one truly is Classy And Sparkles ;)

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  8. Yes CAS is not as easy as it sounds but I think you nailed it! Gorgeous card!

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