June 5, 2012

Taylored Expressions Sneak Peeks | Day 2


June Release At a Glance
  • We have sneak peeks to share Monday through      Wednesday.  All of the new products will be available for purchase on Thursday, June 7th at 8 am PST. You'll find it all in thFresh out of the Oven Department at the Taylored Expressions Store.
  • Join us as a fan on Facebook for an early peek at the stamp sets, as well as a SPECIAL Facebook GIVEAWAY, on Wednesday night beginning at approximately 6 pm PST.

Today the Baker's Dozen is giving you a little peek at Bikes & Trikes, a set concepted by Jami Sibley and brought to life by Emily Burger for the Embracing Grace line of stamps.

I am loving this sweet set - it's full of all sorts of bicycles and this little old fashioned bike is one of my favorites.  I love the simplicity of it and found some Summer Fresh paper, which had this fun frame to showcase this vintage bicycle perfectly.  I stamped the image in Brilliance Graphite Black ink and then colored it just a bit with Copic Markers.  



Do you not LOVE that gorgeous bloom?  It's Petal Pops 2 dies, and the insides of the petals pop out to create extra dimension in the bloom.  LOVE them!  I added some green "leaves" with the Fly Your Flag 2 die and then added a yellow button and twine.  The heart is part of the Shaped Buckles Dies, which are perfect for running ribbon through to make a fun embellishment on your project.

The rest of the Baker's Dozen have more to show you today, so please stop by and see:
 Here are the Taylored Dies I used today:











recipe - 
stamps: bikes & trikes (te)
paper: kraft (te), wild cherry (mft), summer fresh 6x6 (simple stories)
ink: brilliance graphite black
accessories: copic markers, petal pop-ups 2 dies (te), fly your flag 2 die (te), shaped buckle die (te), denim twine, blue ribbon, brights buttons (su!), sewing machine, thread, foam tape 

11 comments:

  1. This card is wonderful! LOVE how you placed that image in the little journal spot and the coloring, and I LOVE that sentiment. The dies are awesome too!

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  2. Awesome card lady! Love the die cuts and that bike is just perfect. Love how you framed it out.

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  3. TE have the best dies and stamps.. and kits....
    I love their kits I have been a subscriber forever....

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  4. Those petal push ups are so cute....love them!

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  5. That frame is absolutely PERFECT with this image! You are such a smartie! That flower makes me swoon! GORGEOUS!

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  6. This is SOOOOOO cute, Karen! I love the Petal die on this and the grass is absolutely darling! XOXO

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  7. Wowee! I love this! GREAT use of the designer paper. I never think to use things like that... LOVE it. Gorgeous card girl!

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  8. OMGosh! I love this bike image and your great design, so fabulous!

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  9. I LOVE all of the FUN details!! THANKS for sharing and have a FABULOUS WEEK!! =)

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  10. Gorgeous card! Love the FUN colors, the stitching, the flower, heart, etc. Awesome job! ;o)

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