Monday, 28 January 2013

Little Claire Likes ....... 'Best Friends'

Good morning, time for another 'Little Claire Like's.... where each Monday we showcase a card using one of our stamps, giving you a list of all of the products used and instructions on how to make the card.
Today is the turn of 'Best Friend', a recently launched little image for all of those dog lover's out there. It also has a beautiful sentiment 'just walk beside me and be my friend'.  We are sharing a really 'girly' card today, which would be just right for a friend for any occasion.

Here are the products used :

Little Claire 'Best Friend' stamp & sentiment set - £5.50
Georgina's buttons & stitches stamp set - £6.50
White cardstock - Pack of 20 A4 sheets - £3.50
'Romance' Bazzill Cardstock - £0.50p (4 x 6" squares)
'Rose Garden' First Edition paper pad - £7.50
Spellbinder's Nestibility - Labels 22 Die - £16.99
Mauve/Cream Baker's Twine - £2.50 (reel)
'Black Tuxedo' Momento Inkpad - £3.90
Promarkers : Pear Green, Blossom, Rose Pink, Pastel Beige, Khaki, Satin, Sandstone, Caramel, Vanilla & Mustard - £1.70 each
(White cardblank, ribbon, pink inkpad, pearls & green button from stash)

Products listed above are available to purchase from the website - HERE .

Instructions for card :

(1) Using Momento inkpad, stamp up image and sentiment. Cut out image using die and die-cut machine. Cut a small oblong of white cardstock measuring : 2 x 6cms, cut pink cardstock slightly larger than sentiment. Stamp up image and colour in using Promarkers.
(2) Cut a square of 'Romance' cardstock, measuring : 12cm x 12cm. Cut out four squares using paper from pack measuring : 5.5 x 5.5cms.
(3) Stamp stitching around the squares of paper.  Attach piece of ribbon down left side of card. Stick down to card blank.
(4) Using pink inkpad, edge cardblack, image and sentiment, stick together.
(5) To make the bow : Tie a bow using dotty ribbon. Wrap twine around fingers three times, thread separate piece of twine through button.  Pinch together twine and bow, attach by tying together. Stick down onto card using stong tape.
(6) Stick all elements down onto cardblank and attach pink pearls.

Hope you have enjoyed our 'Little Claire' likes ..... do pop back next week when we will be sharing another stamp and project with you.

Bye for now ....



  1. So gorgeous, I love the image and pretty colours

    Sue xx

  2. sooo pretty - what a lovely card xx

  3. Fabulous card and how to........thank you Heidi xx