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Flourishing Phrases for Stampin Friends

Welcome to the September Stampin Friends Blog Hop, this month is celebrating Fall. Whilst it's not Autumn in Australia, the weather is still very changeable in Adelaide, so whilst it is officially Spring it feels just like when Autumn comes to stay - I can't wait for it to warm up a bit, the sun to shine for more than a couple of days before it rains again.

As you would know I love pink, so Autumn colours can be a challenge with yellows and oranges - not in my "go-to" range, but combined with a little Fresh Fig, Crushed Curry and Pumpkin Pie are just amazing!

I love the Flourish Thinlet dies that co-ordinate with Flourishing Phrases, don't you just adore the little belly band on the candle, so simple and easy to do, and it makes a complete package with the card.

There are so many sentiments in the Flourishing Phrases set it is hard to choose, it's a great set to have on hand as it covers off so many occasions. I decided on a simple phrase that can be used to Thank You or even just a Hello. I used sponge daubers to create a shading effect on the sentiment, it looks so pretty going from light to dark and ties in beautifully with the cluster of die cut leaves.

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  1. Love your card. Very pretty. Love the simple way to dress up the little jar candle. Great ideas. Thank you.

  2. I just love this. I like how you left little bits in the leaves!!!! Thanks for sharing!!!

  3. Very nice color combo. Like very much. #SFBLOGHOP2017

  4. WOW!!! so simple and classy! i just love it! Wonderful job at capturing the lovely colors of fall!

  5. What a pretty set ... Perfect hostess thank you!

  6. What a pretty fall card, I love it,

  7. I bought this and haven't used it,yet! Thank you for this simple but beautiful idea❣

  8. Love the leaves..... #SFbloghop2017

  9. So pretty, love all those leaves in fall colours xx

  10. Beautiful card - I just love the leaves!

  11. Lovely card and co-ordinating jar Sue. Beautiful Autumn colours x

  12. Your card is ADORABLE.


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