Monday 8 October 2018

When Only Extra Large Will Do

Hello.  Welcome.  I liked the colours of the Card und More moodboard and was also looking at the coffee cups in the picture.

There's probably a die somewhere but I just winged it.

I started with a scrap of a weetabix box, a tiny scrap of red and some snippets of MME patterned paper.  I cut a cup shape and used one of Memory Box Gentle Stitched Landscape die to help cut the lid and cup sleeve.

I added the lid and stamped the cup with Joy Clair coffee bean stamp from the Coffee Love set.  I stamped the sentiment from the Joy Clair Coffee Love set and edged the cup sleeve with blue die ink.  I was originally going to leave it at that but it wasn't floating my boat.

So I stuck it on a pearlised steel blue card base.

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugz

Coffee Cup is joining the fun at
Cards und More Challenge #28 - Colourboard
Joy Clair WCMD Challenge - Letters
Pixies Snippets Playground Challenge 336
Dies R Us Challenge 106 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp WCMD


Di said...

Brilliant! And how clever to cut your own cup, lid and wrap like that. Remember, mine needs a large brandy in it!


Di xx

Sylvia said...

Great card, love the hand made coffee cup and combination of colours used.

Sylv xx

Fikreta said...

its so very nice!

Thank you for joining us at Cards un More challenge!
Hope to see you again!

Darlene said...

How cool and very creative Gail! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything Goes using dies by companies carried at DRU’ challenge at Dies R Us. Good Luck and please come back again soon!

Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop by for a visit.

Kay Wallace said...

Pure genius to create your own "die!" Great card!

Kathy Krug said...

Wonderful coffee themed card. Thanks for sharing it with us at Dies R Us Challenge Blog. We hope you will join us for future challenges.


Mrs A. said...

You have winged your card perfectly. Hugs Mrs A.