Have you tried the Spellbinders Border Dies for cards yet?
Spellbinders Card Creator Border Dies have arrived at stores and are flying off theshelves for a reason. The Spellbinders dies add a touch of elegance and grace to any card. I have to say I am officially obsessed with the gorgeous results.
I am up on the Blitsy blog today showing how I created this card and also showing a secret background technique I created on the card. You can see the tutorial right here.
They are easy to use and can create countless card and border options. My quick tutorial will help. Plus Blitsy has several varieties of these cool Border dies to choose from.
Let's see how I created this:
More choices to make...cut as many layers as you wish.
6. Last finishing touch, I punched some pine branches from one of my favorite punches - the Martha Stewart Branch punch. I find this punch makes wonderful cluster filler on cards, layouts and projects.I punched them from white cardstock and dabbed the edges with chalk ink. Then I simply glue and tuck here and there and fluff up the ends of the pine branches.
And here is one last look at the finished card.
Zip over to Blitsy to see the details, the tutorial , my special background, and close ups of the card. Right here