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The Simplicity of Happy Days

Stampin’ Up! UK The Simplicity of Happy Days

POOTLES Stampin Up UK Simplicity of Happy Days

Some weeks ago, I was making swatch packs of cardstock for my new downline members, and realised that I’d barely ever used Rose Red cardstock or ink.

I know, shock horror, pick yourselves up off the floor… It’s outrageous, right? Well, I had to get that sorted straight away, so that evening I whipped up this little card!

It’s really simple to put together; a card blank of Sahara Sand cardstock was the base, with a layer of Whisper White cardstock over the top, that I’d wrapped with a triple layer of Old Olive 1/8″ taffeta ribbon and a triple layer of Linen Thread (I so love that stuff!).

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After that, I punched out 15 Rose Red flowers using the Itty Bitty Punch pack and pretty randomly scattered them onto the card, using my ever faithful mini glue dots.

Each had a minute pearl added to the middle, then a handful of others were scattered in amongst it all.

Finally, using the crisp, sharp Black Stazon ink, I stamped the ‘Sweet, Sweet Moments’ from the Happy Days stamp set into the top corner and accented that with a trio of tiny pearls.

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I love how this card came out, a totally unplanned card that was born out of the realisation that sometimes I need to use colours outside my comfort zone.

I hope you like it too, and perhaps you can scatter some flower on a Happy Day too!

Sam xx

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If you’d like any of the supplies, to shop, or to get a catalogue, please feel free to contact me, and if you’re thinking of joining Stampin’ Up! and my team of Pootlers (that’s them over there in the side bar!) I’d most definitely like to hear from you! I have a YouTube channel (over there on the right!) and you can find me by searching PootlesPapercraft, Pootles Paper Craft or Pootles Papercraft! (I like the variety!)

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