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Sep 19, 2013

Whimsy Stamps - September Release - Review Day

It's time for the Whimsy Stamps Review Blog Hop, where we are showing you some more fabulous projects using the newly released products. And of course there will another prize hidden in one of the Design Team blogs today, so hopefully you'll join us in this hop! All hop winners will be announced on the Whimsy Inspirations Blog tomorrow!

For today's card I created a pocket card, using one of the new gorgeous stamps by Kenny K. This card/image is very different from my usual cute cards that I create, but I had just as much fun with this one!

Products used:
Stamps: Bow by Kenny K, Seasons Greetings Notables 7, Holiday Postage Stamps, Fun Life Tickets sentiments (all whimsy stamps)
Tools: Notables 7 die, postage stamp die, ticket die, holly and berries die, tab 1 die
Papers: Neenah, SU, Authentique designer paper (a couple years old)
Embellishments: ribbon, gold cord, glitter

Here is another view.
Copic colors used:
Hair: E31, E35, E37, E47
Skin: E000, E00, E21, E11, R20, R22, R27 (R-s for cheeks and lips)
Bow: R20, R22, R24, R27, R29
Present (and eyes): YG91, YG93, YG95, YG67

And finally here is a view with the insert out of the pocket.I really love how this turned out!
I followed a tutorial by Lori - one of Whimsy's past DT members, which can be found in Issue #8 of Whimsy' free online magazine. 
You can also purchase (pre-order) a print copy of  the magazin Tips and Tutorials Vol. 1 found HERE.

I hope you'll be able to join us in today's hop for a chance to win. Be sure to leave comments on the blogs below.  

I would like to enter this card to a few challenges:
Penny's Paper-Crafty - Two or more patterned papers 
Creative Card Crew Christmas (Week 1)
One Crazy Stamper -  Christmas
Thanks so much for stopping by! Happy hopping!!


  1. Oooo la la~~~ Love It Love it Love It!!!!!!! Wonderful card!~

  2. What a fun card! Love how she leaves the envelope and her green eyes are gorgeous!
    Ardilla :)

  3. What a saucy little miss Ellie, but great card design keeping her tucked inside.

    B x

  4. Oh wow!!! Super card, didn't realise the image would be so bare (had to close my eyes for a minute) ;))
    Lovely creation and love the card design! Ruby x

  5. Such a beautiful card! Love it!

  6. Ooh la la, a very sassy lady indeed. Love the beautiful design.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  7. Stunning Sassy card Ellie!!
    XXX Heidy

  8. Very sassy pocket card, Ellie! Great coloring and design!

  9. what a fantastic card! Love the way you have her all wrapped up in the picket then peek a boo lol great card!


  10. Brilliant card, so cheeky!.....
    Louise x

  11. Beautiful papers! I love the envelope and all the embellishments.

  12. Gorgeous card Ellie, love the layout and colours. Such a saucy yet pretty image too beautifully coloured x Susan x

  13. it. Very sexy, full with second intentions... Fabulous!!!

  14. WOW!! This is wonderful. I love the design, fabulous image and gorgeous detailing. Your colouring is always so beautiful too.
    Sue xx

  15. LOVE this!! I love the green gingham and that cheeky stamp, presented in the 'oh so perfect' way!! Fabulous fabulousness!! Hugs, Wends x

  16. Very sexy and very fabulous!!!

  17. I love this card, the colors the stamp but I would only be able to give it to my hubby

  18. Ellie I think you are so clever using the stamp in this way! It is a fantastic card and you did so well using something a bit out of your comfort zone. Congrats it's great!

  19. Wow, this is a cheeky little card!
    Hugs, Renee

  20. Love it and I think my hubby will love it too :)))... Fantastic Christmas card hun.

    Hugs Rossi :)

  21. Very sexy and brilliant!!

  22. Spunky! This is great...a little fun and pizzaz! I'm making this one for the hubby, for sure!

  23. perfect for that special someone. Love the pull out image. Great card

  24. Cute. Love the gingham paper.

  25. What a fun card! I know my husband would love to get that card for Xmas!

  26. Thanks Ellie for stopping by my blog and for your sweet comment! This card is killer!!! You coloring is superb! :)

  27. Oooh I love how you did the 'peek-a-boo' pocket card! Very cool and suits the card perfectly! And the shimmery bow detail is fab!
    Hugs, Shannah xox


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