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Well Wishes on the Stampin Friends Blog Hop

Hello, the Stampin Friends are on a Well Wishes/Pick Me up/Feel Good Blog Hop theme today - and to be honest, I think we all need a bit of a pick me up from time to time, just knowing some is thinking of you can make all the difference to someones day.

Butterflies (or flutterbys as I sometimes call them) always put a smile of my face, so I chose them as the fell good theme for my projects today.



I coloured the butterflies from Butterfly Gala with Mango Melody & Pumpkin Pie Stampin' Blends, then cut with the coordinating punch.



Next, I very lightly sponged some Highland Heather in the centre of my card base and then Balmy Blue, to add texture I embossed with the Old World Paper 3D Embossing folder - doesn't it give a fabulous effect! 



I made a "belly band" for my scented candle & holder, repeated the sponging and embossing before adhering a butterfly for sweet coordinating pick me up gift.

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Comments

  1. I really love this! So creative and simply beautiful design!

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  2. I have overlooked that embossing folder in the catalog! I love the look. Thanks for sharing.

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  3. Very nice - I really love the white on white with that embossing folder - beautiful!

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  4. Your card and project are adorable. I think anyone that received these would feel happy.

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  5. Just beautiful! I love how you've coloured your Butterflies ... simply gorgeous!

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  6. Those butterflies are so beautiful and they just pop! on the white background.

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  7. Great simple idea to dress the candle up with a belly band! Beautiful coloring on the butterflies!

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  8. Butterflies always bring a smile to my face, too! Love your projects, Sue. The shading on the butterflies really pops on the clean layout and I love that distressed texture. So pretty!

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  9. Beautiful card and matching project. Love the butterflies.

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  10. Love this! Such vibrant colors on the butterflies! Wonderful job!

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  11. Oh this is just so beautiful. I love the clean and simple look and the butterflies are just stunning!

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  12. OMG I love love love these, the colours are so beautiful, thank you for sharing your stunning card x

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