Saturday, 4 May 2019

For You Border Card

Hi bloggers!  Here's a card for you that utilises a leftover piece from the aperture cut from another card!  Waste not, want not as they say!

 The finished dimensions are 7 1/4"  x 8 1/4" in size.  All for now, Sue x
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Steph Cotterill said...

Morning Sue. The first thing that strikes me is the colour and how it makes everything stand out beautifully it's so eye catching. I can't begin to tell you how many storage boxes or A4 cello bags I have full of fall out pieces from frames etc, I think it now takes over the full packets of cardstock I have colour coded ready to use stores in my book case shelf lol. Will look forward to watching your tutorial a little later. Whatever your plan's for the day enjoy xxx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, another gorgeous creation, love the colours and the dies you have used, I will be checking out the video later, can't wait. xx

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

hazel young said...

Wonderful card Sue, love the colour xx Hazel

carol edwards said...

Hello Sue, great striking contrast of colours. Handy to use up bits of cardstock too, very guilty of not doing that!!! Will watch video later xx said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you a brilliant card and, video.
Sue I hope you will get well soon.
Take care Kitty.

ahappycrafter50 said...

I too have loads of waste bits. You and Julia are giving good ideas for use today. Thank you.


Muriel said...

Hello Sue and all
Can’t wait to watch this video, fabulous colours and favourite dies and embossing folder. Will definitely make something like this,
Muriel x

Marion Scott said...

Gorgeous card Sue, love the colour scheme.
Marion S x

Ann Topp said...

Good Morning Sue. Ohh what a lovely video and a beautiful card for today's offerings. I love to watch you work and sometimes I wish I was with you just to chat while you work and pick up all those lovely little tips. Love the colours you have used too. Thankyou Sue. Sending hugs and best wishes to everyone. Kind regard Ann Toppcards Leeds.

Hunnymummy54 said...

Morning Sue and all the Wilsonettes
What a bold card and colours, think it would be good for males, of to watch the video now.

Sending love and healing hugs to all that need them xx

Have a good day all

Sharon MK

Clai01 said...

Lovely card and use of colours. x

Marie. P. from Longridge. said...

Good morning Sue and all.
A beautiful card Sue. The colours are lovely and the design superb.
I was unable to comment yesterday because I couldn't find the site so I'll check back later to see if I can catch up.
BFN off to watch the video.
Marie P.

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful card, great colours. Will watch the video later.
B xx

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue,
Stunning card in such a lovely colour way. Thank you for the tutorial, great colour coordination with the set!!!x

CraftyCoffey said...

Love today’s card especially the colours. Could be used for many occasions.


Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
A beautiful card with a great colour combination, I love using leftover pieces from one card to another. Yvonne xx

Chris Curry said...

No time to watch the video now but will later. A very smart card, love the colours. Thank you Sue, get well soon xxx

karenlotty said...

A beautiful elegant card I love these colours

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Gorgeous card, the little hint of black is very effective.

theresa w said...

Hi Sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Beautiful card Sue x I love watching your videos and can't wait to watch it later x thankyou Sue x
Theresa w in Berks xxx

jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, beautiful card and great video too. Always love it when you use teal in your cards! Love Jean xxx

Scottydog said...

A very striking card today, love that deep Teal colour. Thank you Sue.
Hope to catch you on TV on Monday but off on holiday & don’t know what the Wi-fi will be like.

rolfi said...

Hi Sue,
the border card is wonderful in beautiful colours.
Thanks for the video.
Rolf xxx

Jackie T said...

Good morning Sue this is a stunning card I love it. Those dies are gorgeous. I know what I will be doing when I stop for a nice cup of tea. Have a great day. Take care. Hugs Jackie

June Horrocks said...

Love this card sue and like my friends the colours are very striking and lovely thank you love always June Horrocks xxxxxxx

gwen70 said...

Beautiful card Sue, do love those border dies. xx

Lynne L said...

Good morning Sue Fabulous card I like the cut down hexagonal borders & clever way to add a narrow black mat behind the focal element Sue check great tips on your video Sorry to hear via Julias blog that you are feeling poorly I really hope you will feel much better soon

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
Sorry to hear you are feeling poorly so hope you feel better soon.
Lovely card this morning, hexagonal borders look great with your striking colour scheme!
Lesley S x

Pussycats said...

Good Morning Sue and all
Stunning card this morning and love the colours and so much detail on the design. Adding the touch of black really brings the design together. Thank you for creating the video. Hope your feeling better soon Sue.
Crafty hugs to all , Wendy

Anonymous said...

Get well soon. Fab card, love your video. Love how you glued the 2 black borders and how you use 2 main dies to make the black edge. Hugs SNOOPY DOG 2. xxx

scrAPpamondo said...

Wow!! Great use of the leftover! LOVE the colours combo and the borders, too! It's an amazing card, so inspiring!!

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a lovely card, teal and black go so well together. I have narrowed the Hexagonal border as shown and it really works well to give a different look.
So sorry to see that you are poorly and hope that you feel better very soon. I will miss seeing you on Monday but I am sure Julia will do you proud.


BridgetCG said...

Hello Sue, a beautiful card, love the colour combo, one of my favourites and always striking. Have a good day everyone. Bx

Pauline Austen said...

Morning Sue, we all wish you a speedy recovery.
Thank you for showing us such a lovely card and video.
Hugs xx Pauline

ursula said...

Oh I do like this, your ideas always give me so much inspiration Sue, thank you....I too prefer the lettering in the teal, shows up better....luv Ursula xx

Deb E Isle of Wight said...

Again love it. Has a masculine feel about it I think because of the colours particularly the teal which is gorgeous.

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
I hope you feel better soon. This is a standout card I don't use my border dies nearly enough so must get them out.

Jackie Durrant said...

Love the colour combination Sue will watch the video later xx

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Great card love it. love Jean Z xxxx

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

Lovely card. Very bold strong colours, yet it still looks lacy and pretty.

Sorry to hear you are poorly. Get well soon.

Love Helen xxx

cr@fty said...

Hi Sue
Sorry I’ve not been posting my internet has been down! I’ve looked at all the posts I’ve missed and they are all beautiful. I will watch the video later I’m off to work soon.
Hugs x
Heather T

Rose in Chester said...

Hi Sue,
this is such an elegant, clean card. I love it, and the colour combination of teal, white and black works really well.
Sorry to hear you are poorly, and wishing you a good recovery, and that soon.
Hugs, Rose

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Hope you feel better soon, will be sorry not to see you on C&C on Monday but I’m sure Julia will do an excellent job promoting your new dies.
Thanks for today’s great video and the beautiful card, love the colour combination and the dies you’ve used

Love and hugs to everyone

KarinsArtScrap said...

this is a very beautiful card Sue
Gr Karin

Helen Terry said...

Hi Sue another stunning card and demo. Many thanks Helen Terry xxx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, a great card with lovely colours and the dies you have used are gorgeous.

Barbara V

Eunice Astle said...

Really love the colors that you chose to work with Sue. The die border die sets off the card. I like the teal with the white shadow for the sentiment.

Netty The Runner said...

Fabulous Sue. Thank you for the video. Sorry to hear you’re not well. Get better real soon. Will miss you on Create and Craft.
Annette x

sued99 said...

Gorgeous card and such a striking colour. X

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. Nice to see the return of the lovely teal card. What a good idea to use the border die central panel to tie in with the teal borders (I do realise it is a waste piece from another card)


Sandy G said...

Hi Sue
A lovely card.

dj from kettering said...

Wow, I like that!!!

Doreen x

Viki Banaszak said...

I love the colors and the boarders that you used on this card! So pretty!

CCM said...

Love all the dies used (I have some of them), and the colour combination is beautiful.Thank you for the tutorial and tips.

Sorry to hear you’re not well.Hope you feel better soon.

Hugs from Toronto

stitchingranny said...

So pretty and lacy looking - great card Sue

Hugs Helen xxx

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