Thursday, May 31, 2012

"Thinking Of You" Card ~ My Creative Time Bubble Gum Treat Box Die

Today I wanted to share a card with you that I made using My Creative Time Bubblegum Treat Box Die. You are probably sitting there wondering where or how did she use that die! Or maybe you are thinking this woman has LOST her mind! Well if you look REAL hard at my background you may see it! I made treats for my son to take to school for Valentine's Day ~ click here. I saved ALL the diamond shapes from that project. In a video Emma did, she had suggested that maybe if you were to make a lot of them ~ you could keep these little shapes and doing something with them. Click here to see Emma's video. WELL ~ the paper hoarder in me DID!!! LOL! All I did was glue the shapes in a pattern to get my background paper! I LOVE how this turned out to be quite honest! Simple, easy and a way to use ALL those little pieces up!

Now before I forget Emma and the design team are showcasing today "My FAVORITE Stamp of The Month"! What that means is that those sets, only, are on SALE! Yes ~ SALE! So head on over to My Creative Time, check out the projects and shop!
Don't forget to join us for Throwback Thursday Challenge and Scrappy Monday Layout Challenges! We would LOVE to see your creations!

Materials Used:

My Creative Time ~ Bubblegum Treat Box Die ~ background ~ diamond shapes
My Creative Time ~ XL Label Die
My Creative Time ~ Rolled Flower Dies ~ rose
My Creative Time ~ Floral Sentiments ~ sentiment
My Creative Time ~ XL Label Borders Stamp Set
Paper ~ Paper Trey Ink & Martha Stewart & Bazzill
Stampin Up Ribbon
Tim Holtz Ink
Flower wire


  1. Absolutely AMAZING!!!Very Clever!!!!!!TFS

  2. OMG Kim, what you did with the floral wire is AMAZING!!!! You're such a clever girl! The card is just oh, so wonderful!!!!!!

  3. WOW!! I love that you did this! This is so very pretty! what a great way to use your extra pieces :)


  4. That is Genius my friend. Love the BG paper that you created it looks so AWESOME. The Whole card is Beautiful. Love everything about it my friend. Definitely for the paper hoarder like us. LOL


  5. Hi Kim!

    Your card is gorgeous!!! I'm super impressed, b/c I am way to lazy to save all those little pieces of paper and use them later. Ha!

    Ruthie :)

  6. kim, this is amazing! never would have thought of that in a million years!!!! just beautiful!

  7. Who's a VERY clever girl then to use the die in such a brilliantly creative way!! Love your inventiveness and love your card!! Hugs Viv xxx

  8. That is one of the most beautiful cards i have ever seen... if you aren't the clever one to save all those little pieces and make this beautiful background paper... i love the rose, simply a GORGEOUS card.. hugs

  9. You ROCK. I remember her mentioning that in her video and then each time I cut one I throw the scraps away. I should keep them because this turned out BEAUTIFUL! I love your flower too! GORGEOUS! Hugs- Glora

  10. Kim this card is GORGEOUS! You should be happy with it! I can certainly see why! I love what you did with those diamond shapes! Beautiful job like always!
    Hugs, Janice

  11. WOWZER!!! What an awesome way to use that die!! I can always count on you to come up with something amazing!!! Thanks for sharing another amazing project!!
    Hope your having a great week!!!

  12. This is soooo pretty! And I love the OCDishness (if that's a word lol) of saving all the little pieces!!!! Way to go!!! No way are you a crafting addict :) LOL

  13. Oh my Kim,your card is Absolutely BEAUTIFUL!GORGEOUS job with it my sweet friend,I LOVE the pretty colors and background,well I LOVE it all!!!Have a great day!!!:)

  14. This is STUNNING, Kim!!! Absolutely gorgeous and a BRILLIANT idea!!!

  15. I LOVE your card Kim,it is sooo pretty! What a brilliant idea to use the diamonds as a background.Your flower is exquisite and love the wire stem and leaves.
    My hubby keeps asking me what an 'enabler' is!!!
    He doesn't understand our!!Jubilee weekend over here and we get a 4 day weekend to celebrate.Hope you have a good one.
    Jayne x

  16. WOWZERS!! this is STUNNING Kim and you know I LOVE all that PINK. You always put the littlest details and love it!!

  17. Love this idea:) Im going to keep this in mind for when I buy the die:)lol.

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.