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I popped out the coordinating tag for the "celebrate" stamp using a Big Shot Die-Cut Machine and the Matchbox Bigz XL Die. TIP: A little Dotto removable adhesive keeps the tag in place while I enlist the help of a Stamp-a-ma-jig to add the sentiment.
The flower was created by layering a couple punches from Stampin' Up!'s 5 Petal Punch in Not Quite Navy card stock. TIP: I popped out the centers using a 1/2" Circle Punch, tucked in a 1/2" circle of Bella Blue and pulled it together using one of the new Basic Jumbo Grommets in Vanilla. These snazzy embellishments also come in Basic Black, Silver and Whisper White.
My sketch was inspired by Taylored Expressions Cupcake Challenge 61 (TECC61). It's a wonderful layout for combining designer papers. Earth Elements Brads in Not Quite Navy deliver a nice accent on the horizontal banner.
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COMING UP: Occasions Mini "Forest Friends" (113748)
Stamp Set: Matchbox Messages (113800, Occasions Mini)
Paper: Bella Bleu Designer Series Paper (113974), Very Vanilla (101650), Not Quite Navy (101722)
Ink: Not Quite Navy (103008)
Cool Tools: Big Shot Die-Cut Machine (113439), Matchbox Bigz XL Die (114890, Occasions Mini), 5 Petal Punch (109041), 1/2" Circle Punch (104390), Stamp-a-ma-jig (101049)
The Perfect Touch: Basic Jumbo Grommets (114348), Earth Elements Brads (106955), Very Vanilla Medium Envelope (107300), Stampin' Dimensionals (104430)