Friday, 18 September 2015

Swing Easel Card for Fancy Fold Friday - Shut the Door!

 
Seeing as my Swing Easel Card Tutorial  has proven SO popular for the last 2 weeks. (actually quickly shooting up to no 6 in my All Time Top 10 posts)  I thought I would have a go at another variant.... re-sized to suit my favourite Hearth & Home dies.
So here you have one resized with a narrower centre panel for the perfect front door to swing open and shut! (well more like up and down really!!).
My favourite trio of stamps and matching dies used again - Hearth & Home, Festive Fireside/ Fireplace and Peaceful Pines
And the gorgeous NOEL Label Bracket from a new Autumn Winter Catalogue hostess stamp - Antique Tags. Love this one!
The trees are dressed with Dazzling Diamonds glimmer behind the die cut holes to the left - and stamped with Versamark/Heat & Stick  plus Dazzling Diamonds Glitter to the right... wish I had gone red - but hey - next time!
Now I know that a lot of you will be surprised to a Real Red front door on here.... but I will let you into a secret - last year all my ladies changed my white front doors to bright red ones for their Christmas cards.... so I thought I had better brighten things up a bit for them this year.... But don't worry - I am sure my next front door share will be white....
And last - but not least - spot the boughs under the NOEL tag - that is just a snippety snip of the Festive Fireside/Fireplace boughs and mount either side...

11 comments:

  1. Just brilliant! We are SO lucky that you are part of our team! xx

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    1. Thanks Julie... Though I feel more lucky to be part of the team!

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    1. Thanks so much Anne... Happy you like it... And glad you popped by!

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  3. Love it, great ideas Amanda. k x

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    1. Thanks Anne- Marie...lovely to see you pop on by! Hope you are well...

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  5. Thanks Anne- Marie...lovely to see you pop on by! Hope you are well...

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  6. Love this center step door card! Any chance you'd share the measurements?

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  7. Loved your tutorial on how to make the door using the home and hearth framelits. Anxious for you to share the tutorial for the swing easel card for it. Genious!

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