Sunday, 28 August 2016

My New Bunny!

Hello and thank you for hopping by for a visit.

This is my new Sizzix BigZ die which arrived yesterday.

I was cardmaking up the garden in my cabin and got a phone call from hubby to say it had just been delivered.

So I popped down to the house and went straight back and made this card.  I cut it out with a scrap of white card and a snippet of paper which came free with a magazine a long time ago.  Then I cut off his tail on the paper to reveal a white tail and stuck them together.

I added the small flower stickers as part of my "using up" project although after sticking on the first decided I didn't like it.  When I tried to remove it  the paper underneath tore so I had to add a few more.  I think I may add a piece of cotton wool to his tail.

I would like to enter my card into Darnell's NBUS (Never Before Used Schtuff) #7 Challenge and
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29 comments:

  1. This Bigz die is already in my wishlist, too! :D Your card looks so lovely with the tiny stickers, they matches well with the embossing on the background! And the adorable bunny is a delight with this pretty paper!
    I think as you: a cotton wool for tail would be perfect, it will be so tactile! :D
    Hugs, have a wonderful Sunday!

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  2. A beautiful die Barb, love the patterned paper you used lovely against the pink embossing

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  3. Such a cute bunny and beautiful card. Great die.
    Valerija xx

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  4. How cute is the bunny and love that bright paper Barb, and the sweet white tail, and the pink background embossing goes so prettily with it. x

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  5. What a cute little bunny, and I love the white tail and embossed background too! So cute!

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  6. Such a pretty bunny and would be good for fabric applique too

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  7. What an adorable card Barb, lovely for the little ones but I can think of a good few grown up would would be equally pleased to receive it.

    B x

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  8. Great card Barb, love the bunny die! Your paper and embossing got so well together. I'm sure you'll get a lot of use from your purchase.
    Janice x

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  9. Great use of the new die Barb. I like the fact that you made his tail white, and his body a print.

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  10. I love bunnies & this one is darling! I actually like the little flower stickers, too! Happy Sunday, Barb!

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  11. Stunning card,Barb.Love the cute bunny and the embossing background.Have a nice day.

    Hugs,Sylvia x

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  12. Oh wow, Barb! He is so lovely! I love your card - great choice of papers and colours too x

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  13. I looooooooove bunnies! This is so cute, Barb! I love the patterned paper you chose and I love that this die is stitched! His little white tail warms my heart!

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  14. Such a cute bunny! Love the white tail and the lovely papers.
    Hugs, Lisa

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  15. A really cute bunny, looks lovely in patterned paper. Love the embossed background too. xx

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  16. Oh, wow, now they make stitched bunnies?! What did we ever do before fabulous stitched dies?! This card is so adorable, Barb! I love the e/f and little flower embellies and I think popping on a fuzzy wool tail on her is a terrific idea!! Great use of your PP, too!! Thank you so much for playing in my NBUS Challenge #7!! Hugs, Darnell

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  17. A super card Barb, your floral rabbit is fabulous.
    Pauline
    x

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  18. Cute card! It would make a great Easter card too!

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  19. Lovely card and gorgeous colours....fabulous bunny die Barb and beautiful papers used too..xx
    {aNNie}

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  20. A lovely card, I love the paper that you've used for the bunny, he looks great on the embossed background.
    xxx Hazel.

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  21. Oh how sweet Barb! Love the bunny (a cottonwool tail would look very sweet I agree). Lovely background as well as the paper you used to die cute the bunny. Now, I'm unsure if this is a stitched cut die or you added the stitching - even with my nose pressed against the screen it's hard to tell! If it's a stitched bunny then it's a new one on me :) Looks great, however it's done!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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    1. Thanks Di and everybody else for your lovely comments. I forgot to mention that I did add faux stitching. Barbxx

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  22. Hi Barb,
    what a super card, and I love that super bunny die.
    Great embossing and paper piecing also.
    Yes I think your right about the cotton wool for the tail.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  23. Hi Barb enjoy your new machine, I got a new sewing machine.....it's still in the box as I daren't get it out!
    I love your bunny card, the white tail is cute as it is but a little bit of cotton wool would be great too.

    Hugs Erika. x

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  24. These larger dies are great for creating a statement piece on your cards and this sweet bunny looks fabulous Barb.
    Lorraine

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  25. Now I see what you mean by the faux stitching. THis reminds me of those calico cats and other calico animals that were all the rage when country chic was hot. I think that was a really long time ago now.

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  26. You are making me want to buy this bunny, Barb!!!
    Love this card, too... and The Bunny. x

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