Saturday 11 February 2017

Cupcake Inspirations GDT

Hello Crafty Friends!

Today I am hoping that your sweet day will get even sweeter with some Cupcake Inspirations. Shery from STAMPlorations is sponsoring their current challenge and everyone on her design team was invited to become a Guest Designer to which I happily said 'yes'. 😊

There is an inspiration photo featuring cupcakes, but cupcakes themselves don't have to feature on your project. The inspiration can be taken from the colours and theme of the photo which is ...

I am immediately thinking Valentine's Day! What better way to combine the colours with sweet hearts. Here is my inspiration for you ...

I went for a CAS design with a pop of colour. The large heart is cut from the negative of the Lowercase Alphabet Plate Die and layered on white linen effect card. I then simply created my 3D XOXO sentiment, attached it in place and finished off with two small hearts from the Clustered Hearts Die. Here is a close-up ...

Please pop over to the Cupcake Inspirations blog to check out the lovely projects everyone made and of course to join their challenge.

That's it from me for today. Have a lovely weekend!
Monika xxx

here is what I used from the STAMPlorations Shop, remember to apply my personal discount code STAMPGIRLMONIKA (not case sensitive) at check out for a 20% discount on their stamps, stencils and dies:
CUTplorations Dies: Clustered HeartsXOXO Word DieLowercase Alphabet Plate Die
preview-ClusteredHearts-CUTplorations  preview-XOXO-CUTplorations preview-lowercasealphabetplate


  1. What a CAS beauty this card is!! I'm so glad you're guest designing with us this week. Thanks so much for supporting our challenges!

  2. My CAS-loving heart has been captured by your fabulous card, Monika! Brilliant idea to use the Alphabet Plate for the heart! Thrilled that you've joined this Cupcake Inspirations challenge as a guest designer, bringing with you amazing inspiration! WOW!

  3. What a stunning card. You do CAS so beautifully. And I adore your spin on our color challenge this week. We are so lucky to have you gals over guest designing this week at Cupcake Inspiration!!!!

  4. Terrific CAS card! The alphabet die cut outs give your card a modern industrial feel, I love that effect! We're so glad to have you guest design with us this week at Cupcake Inspirations!

  5. WOW! This is absolutely stunning!!! The white heart on white is beautiful, and a black sentiment looks so good on it! Those little hearts are just perfect too! Thank you so much for joining us over at Cupcake Inspirations and inspiring us this week!


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