Thursday, July 7, 2011

Gina K. Designs June Inspiration Blog Hop "Day 3": Bold and Beautiful

Hello and welcome to Day 3 and last day of Gina K. Designs June Inspiration Blog Hop. Today we are featuring Bold and Beautiful. This set is our new "One free with 3"

With Gratitude card.

Directions:
  • Make card base from White Cardstock.
  • Border punch a couple of stripes from the new Blue Raspberry. Adhere them to card.
  • Adhere thin polka dot ribbon.
  • Stamp sentiment and image on card.
  • Stamp 3 butterflies and cut them out. Glue them together and adhere them to card.
  • Hand draw a wavy line and paper pierced.
  • Randomly add rhinestones on your card.
  • Add clear mini rhinestones on butterfly.

Card recipe:
  • Cardstock: White, Blue Raspberry (Gina K. Designs)
  • Stamps: Bold and Beautiful (Gina K. Designs)
  • Ink: Memento Bahama Blue (Tsukineko)
  • Embellishments: Black/White Satin Ribbon (Gina K. Designs), Clear Rhinestones (Gina K. Designs), Teal and Light Blue Rhinestones (Kaisercraft)
  • Accessories: Lace Border Punch (Martha Stewart), Paper piercing set, Scor-tape.
All the products in bold can be found at Gina K. Designs Store.

Hope you like my creation.

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94 comments:

richardbreaks said...

Beautiful, Giovanna! Love the paper piercing detail. Just perfect.

Theresa Momber said...

Gorgeous, Giovana! Love the clean, crisp look!

Sue D said...

Very pretty --I like the pierced trail and the rhinestones.

Riette said...

LOVE your creation. I can't wait for my set, I'm feeling so inspired.

Jana said...

I love that you used the new card stock, very clean and pretty.

Sharon Harnist said...

Love the new Blue Raspberry with your pretty butterfly, Giovana, and the pierced trail you made!

Scrapacat said...

Really love the piercing - and I simply must remember to stack my border punches! Gorgeous!

Linda said...

Beautiful card. The layered butterflies are gorgeous. Thanks for sharing.

Linda D.

Alison said...

OMGosh what a beautiful card! LOVE the piercings with the rhinestones!

Eric and Karen said...

Absolutely beautiful! I love the colours.

crotnem said...

What an absolutely beautiful Card!!!

Regina aka Mrs. Ham said...

Beautiful card. I layering of the butterfly is beautiful.

Charmane said...

Very nice. That blue is simply beautiful. I love the butterfly because it appears to really be flying.

catdidit said...

Love it Giovana! perfect butterfly trail and love the layering of the punch edge!

TN Granny said...

Amazing card love all the detail on your card.

Kary said...

Hi Giovana! This is a terrific card!! Love the border layers, and that stacked butterfly. Absolutely stunning!

Beastybunny said...

Love the dimensional butterfly. Great work.

Barbara Colbert said...

Beautiful!!! Clean crisp look...pierced trail is nice to!!! NICE!

Melanie said...

love that triple layered butterfly and layered border punch!!

Vicki Dutcher said...

So pretty!!

Bast said...

This card is just stunning! Love the colors and the embellies! TFS and for the recipe

KimMJ
bast830@comcast.net

naneruth said...

Beautiful! Love the layering on the butterfly and the colors used.

carrie said...

Love your card! The design and colors of the butterfly are wonderful.

sharon g said...

Love the paper piercing!!

Billie Dee said...

That card is simply gorgeous!

mtscrapgal said...

Love the butterfly trail. Thanks for popping up the butterfly too.

Shirley N said...

This is really bold and BEAUTIFUL!

Gayle said...

Wow, Giovanna, this really fits the bold and beautiful name. Love those colors and butterfly.

elizabeth said...

Love the deep blue color you used and the pierced flight pattern on the butterfly. Just gorgeous.

scrappinmommom said...

What a lovely card, really like the double row of border. Pretty colors.

Lagene said...

Gorgeous! Love the layers!

Golda said...

Beautiful work! I love all the work and your piercing.

Golda said...

Sorry, I meant to say I loved all the bling on your work.

jazy1m said...

I am so in love with your card Giovanna. Thanks so much for sharing.

Kathryn said...

Such a pretty blue and the 3D butterflies with the lovely punched border look so nice together!

Wide Eyed Stamper said...

Ahhhhh the blue and white.. so cool and summery. Love the piercing

Barb said...

absolutely gorgeous. I love that color of blue.

Donna said...

Stunning Card Giovanna, love the layered butterfly and the two strips of punched edging stagged like that is so pretty as well.
Wonderful design and colors!!

Thanks for sharing,
Donna

Lillian Child said...

Absolutely delightful! Like the image is going to fly right off the card. Great job!

Ravengirl said...

I really like the butterfly trail and the surrounding gems!

Jan said...

Just beautiful...breathless!

Oh2bnor said...

Gioanna - The colors are vibrant and wonderful - I like the 3 butterflies also...very nice.

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

The paper piercing of the butterfly's trail is a fab idea- gorgeous card, Giovana!

Serena said...

Beautiful! Love all the sparkle!

Else49 said...

Great card. What a nice way to layer the butterfly!

Virginia Wingo said...

Oh so beautiful. Love how you layered the butterfly and that border punch is so pretty and delicate.

Verna Angerhofer said...

I am so pleased to see the beautiful card you created. It is gorgeous. And, love the music each time I stop by too.

~ Connie said...

That's a fabulous card! The colors are great (my personal fav) and the triple dimensional butterfly is WONDERFUL!!!

--Marcy said...

Love the layers! How great!

marie41837 said...

I love the white and the blue butterfly on plain white, the bling is just right

Diane said...

You totally rocked this! I love it! Beautiful piercing, butterfly and border! WOW!

Joni said...

Who wouldn't want to receive this card? Love the detail, just the right amount ob bling.

Bernadet Rodakowski said...

Just love the way ALL the design elements work together! Really loving that butterfly!

Janeen said...

your paper piercing almost looks like bling it's so perfect.

Lee (LuvLee on SCS) said...

Beautiful layered butterfly and in the gorgeous blue!

babdu said...

The dimension on the butterfly really adds panache to your card. Bravo

Susan said...

Outstanding Giovanna! The piercing and trail of rhinestones adds so much to your card. Love the double border too!

Kris said...

My favorite card yet! Thanks for the instructions too! TFS!

Kris in Alaska
forgetmenotdesignsak at yahoo dot com

Penne said...

Beautiful! I have GOT to have this Blue Raspberry paper!

Vanessa said...

Ooh, what a cool card! I love the layered butterfly, the blue border and all the bling. It's awesome!

Lynn B. said...

Wow! Where do I begin?! The colors are perfect. The design is perfect. And I just LOVE the pierced butterfly trail. Beauuuutiful!

Scrap Happy said...

Love the 3-D effect with the butterfly. Nice job!

Sylvia said...

Gorgeous card! Love, love the butterfly.

Andrea said...

love the 3d butterfly and the color is sooo peaceful!

joy said...

This is a wonderfully delightful card! Love how the velum is the perfect background for your delicate butterfly

Arlene said...

Very nice.

Brenda said...

Beautiful card Giovana!

Melody (lacyquilter) said...

Beautiful card.

Sharon said...

Stunning Card!

Celina said...

Great job on the layering!I also adore the blues you used.

Betty Neville said...

Gorgeous card Giovana! Love that pierced trail and how you used the beautiful new blue!

ddlady said...

Giovana, your card is beautiful. The paper piercing, the gems, the double loop border and the 3D butterfly make your card fantastic!

Kelly said...

So pretty! I love that blue raspberry butterfly!

Becky said...

This is stunning.

Kim said...

WOW!!! You are very talented. Thank you for posting.

Joan said...

more than liked it.....loved it!
Beautiful card.

alex said...

Lovely card and what an inspiring use of the butterfly stamp

DebbieM said...

Stunning card! Love the paper piercing, and the layering with the butterfly and border. :)

Jenni said...

Wow, your card reallypops, love the bold blue butterfly and all the little details.

Sheila in Cyprus said...

WOW1 This is stunning. I love how you have used the butterfly stamp, and your choice of blue. Love Sheila x

Roselass55 said...

Brilliant card the Blue Raspberry card stock looks so fabulous and makes the card pop.

Donna Phelan said...

WOW, Giovanna. LOVE the layering of the 3 butterflies, and the double punche border as well. The paper piercing is spot on! So creative!

irishgalkelly said...

What a gorgeous card! Love the beautiful butterfly and your paper piercing flight trail...so clever.

Parker said...

Your paper piercing is so very "fluid" looking. Great job on piercing and on the whole beautiful card.

The T-Shirt & Tole Shop said...

this is just perfect. Love the bling

Yvonne said...

Lovely card!

Happy Quilling said...

This looks wonderful! I love ALL the elements: the colours, the layout, the sentiment, of course I totally LOVE the stamp!!! I like it so much how you used all the elements!

firstgrandma6 said...

I really like the 3D butterfly. The bottom border is nice. Thanks Giovanna!

dklessig said...

Soooo pretty and elegant.

FrancineB said...

Love this card! The color combination, the touch of rhinestones, the piercing, the layering of the butterfly--all combine to make a stunning card.

Leisa said...

so pretty! love the layered butterfly look :)

Bertha W said...

Loved the butterfly trail and the scattering of jewels - thanks.

scrappinpeg said...

I love your card. Great job

Carolina said...

Just darlin' Giovana - love the piercing, the rhinestones, and the beautiful butterfly!!!

 
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