Monday, 12 September 2011

Pion Design Papers Christmas Card


Just recently I discovered the stunning papers from the Swedish Company Pion Design. In the UK they are available from Dies to Die for. They are just the most beautiful, soft papers.
Here is a Christmas card made with the papers which I am going to put in for the Swedish (I think) Challenge Blog "Sketchy Colours". Here are some more views from the inside etc.



The tags are from the paper collection. I followed the sketch pretty much using nestability die cuts and flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts and my local craft shop. The little angel image was flying around in my stash...

15 comments:

  1. Just found you via Collage Making Directory. Your work and blog are lovely. Thanks for the tip about pretty Swedish paper co.

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  2. youve created a wonderful card/tag with those super papers.

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  3. This is really beautiful Astrid.
    Wonderful vintage Christmas card. xoxo♥♥

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  4. You have transposed those delicate papers into little masterpieces. Beautiful work.

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  5. You are right about the papers being beautiful Astrid and the colours are so gentle. You, however, have shown how to make the most of them with this gorgeous card. Wonderful work with stunning results.

    Hugs
    Lesley Xx

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  6. This is so beautyful :)
    Hugs Lill

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  7. What a beautiful card, subtle & delicate, love the little tag, I am now lusting after the pion papers. LOL. X

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  8. wonderful christmas card, loving the stitching and the gorgeous papers. Annette x

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  9. Astrid,. your work is very special, such beautiful detail and gorgeous image. i love how you create with your heart, it shows in all the fine details.
    hugs June

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  10. You just seem to wave a magic wand and something beautiful happens. This is so special Astrid. I love it. xx

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  11. Gorgeous love the softness off this card!

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  12. Such a fantastic project, wonderful romantic look.

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  13. Oh..my your Christmas card is gorgeous!! And I also love Pion papers. ♥♥♥
    Thank you for joining us at Sketchy Colors this week - good luck!
    Hugs Anne

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  14. What an absolutely beautiful Christmas Card! I hope to be able to find the papers here one day soon!

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