Sunday, August 16, 2015

Twist it Up

Put your hand up if you LOVE the new May Release of Ranger's Twisted Citron...ME, ME, ME.  
Simon Says Stamps Monday Challenge this week is all about channeling your inner green. 

 I was inspired to create a floral card.  I really should make more cards.
I started with my mesh stencil and twisted citron distress ink.  EEK, I love it.


I so love the Tiny Tattered Floral Thinlits die.  If you don't have this die you NEED it like my cat needs to wake me up at 5:00AM.



I added a cut from the Shape Strip die.  I wasn't to sure about this die but I have to say it's awesome!  If you like to layer like me then this is a perfect addition to your collection.


I love to crackle with clear rock candy distress on acetate and mini apothecary bottles.  This is such a fun technique.  


Can I tell you a secret...I have ALL of the Handwritten Thinlits.  I love these dies and I use them on everything.  Layered over the mesh stencil with twisted citron and it just pops.


I created a simple knot and then fanned out the linen ribbon.  


Pulling all the pieces together the card is full of layers and texture.  The Twisted Citron is the perfect burst of green.




Are you ready to share your Twisted Citron creation with us at Simon Says Stamps Monday Challenge.  There's a chance to win a $50 Gift at  Simon Says Stamps too.  Not to mention I get to see it.

Hey, thanks for checking out my Twist it Up card.  My cat Flurry and I are thrilled you stopped by to say hi.  




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15 comments:

  1. This is beautiful! Those little flowers are so dainty and sweet and the lime background really makes everything pop!

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  2. Gorgeous card! (Yes you should make more cards then you can share your art!:) Love the tiny flowers and the crackled vase is beautiful!

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  3. Twisted Citron ... yes please!! Love what you've done with it on this card. What a great color background for an lovely arrangement of tattered florals. Stunning card Nicole! Such great inspiration for this week's challenge over at SSS Monday Challenge. -- Mary Elizabeth

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  4. Gorgeous card. Love all the elements. I always feel like I need floral dies and stamps. Lol

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  5. Love the citrus colours and the crackled jar is fabulous. Love your mini flowers too. Tracy x

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  6. Gorgeous card, Nicole!! I love the way you gathered the floral die cuts to bunch them together so beautifully :)


    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  7. Such a great color!!! I love how you added so much dimension to your card with the flowers, so pretty!

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  8. Wonderful card! Love the beautiful bouquet! The Twisted Citron makes the whole card pop! Hugs, Sandra

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  9. Love the fresh rustic simplicity of this lovely card. I've just given in and ordered the tiny flowers - can't wait to play now!
    Alison x

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  10. Gorgeous card Nicole :-) I just LOVE the flower arrangement and the stencilling! absolutely FABULOUS!! I think I might just need this flower die set! I have the larger one but these tiny flowers are beautiful! have added it to my ever growing wish list ;-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  11. Amazing card Nicole!! I love your flowers! Barbara

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  12. Such a gorgeous card and I love the beautiful bouquet of flowers in the crackled vase, it looks amazing! :)

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  13. Gorgeous Nicole! Absolutely beautiful.
    ...and I'm very jealous of your Sizzix Thinlets collection. :)

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  14. yep, Citron rocks!! I love your card Nicole. =)

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  15. Beautiful card Nicole! Love the flowers and background.

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