Su Occasions Alphabet

SU Occasions Alphabet with Designer Frames Embossing Folder

Summer Starfruit is starting to grow on me…after a few years…lol. It is an interesting color- kinda vintage yellow? Pals Paper Arts # 198 color challenge this week included Summer Starfruit with Pool Party and Old Olive.

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SU Occasions Alphabet HB SStarfruit

I used last year’s SAB 2013 paper (on the Clearance Rack) as my background for my oval embossed frame from Designer Frames, Item # 123130. These little guys pack a big punch on a card. There are two frames included for $8.95.

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I then used my Labels Collection Framelits to die cut around the embossed oval and added a small border on the left and right sides. I cut my DSP to allow the main focal image to be centered on the pattern so I could add some pearls on the background.

Card Recipe:
STAMPS: SU Occasions Alphabet
INK: SU Old Olive
PAPER: SU Whisper White, SU Old Olive, SU Pool Party, SU Summer Starfruit, SAB 2013 DSP (retired- on Clearance Rack)
ACCESSORIES: SU Pearls
TOOLS: SU Labels Collection Framelits, SU Designer Frames EF, SU Bird Builder Punch leaf, Itty Bitty Punch Pack, SU Boho Blossoms Punch, SU Dimensionals

Another SU Occasions Alphabet—well, there are 26 letters…

Since there are 26 letters in the alphabet, I could be posting one for the next 24 days…but I won’t. I just could not resist doing another one for the CASual Fridays Challenge #90 -Black and White+ one color.  I could not use yesterday’s baby card post since Dynamic Duos asks not to be entered with another color challenge- if I read the rules correctly? Anyhow, I was inspired to make this card from Marion Vagg’s card on the MUSE #6 Challenge:

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I totally was in awe of Marion’s use of Washi tape. I have been seeing this everywhere and wanted to get my hands on some. Last week, my friend Sandy and I had a fun girls’ running around day, and I picked up some of this trendy Washi tape…and here I got to not only use it but also  get dizzy looking at it:

SU Occasions Alphabet- G!

Card Recipe:
STAMPS: SU Occasions Alphabet
INK: SU Whisper White, SU Basic Black
PAPER: SU Basic Black, SU Whisper WHite
ACCESSORIES: Washi Tape
TOOLS: Nestabilities Ovals, Paper Hole Puncher

SU Occasions Alphabet

I had to chuckle when I came across this embossing folder in my stash. The focal image that is behind the stamped oval says…FRIEND. I looked at all the words on the folder and some I don’t think I would use to describe a friend…tickle? kissable? irresistible? However, I thought all the words describe a BABY- The Paper Players #133 theme this week-  so I decided to use the embossing folder with the SU Occasions Alphabet “B” is for Baby.  I used the colors for Dynamic Duos #40 this week to create this simple and quick card. It took me longer to take a good photo of it!

SU Occasions Alphabet

Card Recipe:
STAMPS: SU Occasions Alphabet
INK: SU Basic Black
PAPER: SU Tempting Turquoise, SU Whisper White, SU Basic Black
ACCESSORIES: SU Designer Buttons-turquoise, random little black button, baker’s twine
TOOLS: Nestabilities Ovals and Scallops, CB Embossing Folder
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