Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Lil' Inker July Release - Day 3

Hello! Today is the final day of the new release from Lil' Inker Designs - you should have arrived here from the Lil' Inker Designs Blog - if you stopped by here you can refer to the entire blog hop at the bottom so you don't miss a stop or a chance to win one of the giveaways. I also have links to all the new products I used on today's cards - so much fun stuff!


First up today - I have a card featuring the new Alphabet Gems Dies that coordinate with the Alphabet Gems Stamps:


These are such fun letters! I stamped and heat embossed them on watercolor paper, watercolored with distress inks, then after they dried used the dies to cut each letter out. I created a watercolor background for them, also with distress inks, then mounted them with foam adhesive.


The sentiment is from Tribal Chic Stamps, and I added that lovely Quilted Stitched Spirals background to my soft gray card base. Finished off with some enamel dots!


And then a soft little baby card - this one combines a couple new products, with some older ones!


I started off by cutting an offset window using the Fringe Scalloped Circles, and the hello using Everyday Word Tags Dies. I love that the little loop on the top makes a perfect spot to tie on my twine bow!


I added a heat embossed sentiment from from Warm Welcome Stamps, some purple ombre pattern paper from Lil' Inker's Dip Dyed Ombre Paper Pad, and a kraft card base that I used Quilted Swirl Stitched Pattern Die on. Finished off with a few Clear Droplets from Pretty Pink Posh.


And one final bonus card to share! I also love that the Everyday Word Tags Dies can be extra versatile - you can easily cut off the little loop to make them just simple word dies!


I made this card very simple - pretty pattern paper and a simple focal point so that the "Thanks" really stands out.


I used On The Diagonal Die to cut out a base for the word, then backed it with some torn vellum to help it pop from the card a bit more.


Your next stop along the blog hop is Jessica Frost Ballas - head over there next to finish the hop before you go shopping. See you tomorrow with more projects and fun!

And now the really fun part! There is, of course, a chance to win some shopping money to spend on the new goodies! YAY! Laura is giving away 3 gift certificates for random comments left along the hop - so the more comments you leave, the better your chance of winning!


Here is the entire Blog Hop line-up - make sure and check out each stop and leave your comments:

Heather Hoffman (you are HERE)

Product links are all below - including affiliate links where possible, which simply means if you use one of the links below that I receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!!!



23 comments:

  1. Fantastic cards. Love the purple background and teal letters.

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  2. Such pretty cards! I love the Everyday Word Tags! Another thing I added to my wish list... and I'm in love with all the Fringe Scalloped dies too!

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  3. Cute card designs with these lil inker products.

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  4. I always love how soft and pretty your cards are! All of your projects for this release are beautiful!

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  5. WOW... Heather, today cards are gorgeous, stunning and elegant. I love love love your designs and the colors, too!

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  6. Gorgeous cards.
    I love purple
    so the cards
    are what I
    would like
    to receive!
    Carla from Utah

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  7. Thanks for the pretty inspiration today.

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  8. I just love the gems dies and how unique they look! Your designs are so pretty!

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  9. Each one of these has a simple beauty that is wonderful!

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  10. Love the Thanks card, simple but so stylish!

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  11. Love the Thanks card, simple but so stylish!

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  12. All beautiful Heather! I love all the pretty purple, great release. Thanks for sharing and inspiring.

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  13. Such cool cards! Love your color combos. The wild flowers are my favorite with the little touch of colors.

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  14. Beautiful cards! Love the black & white one with the pop of colour! :-)

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  15. I love the purple and real color combo!

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  16. Such beautiful backgrounds!

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  17. purple and turquoise has to be one of my fave color combos of all time!

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  18. Wow! What fabulous cards! Love your first card especially with the wonderful purple and turquoise color combo as it truly pops!!

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