Less is More Lucky Dip

If you are like me, then you love stamping more than anything else when making a card!  I certainly love my dies, paper, and embellishments, but if there is little or no stamping on my card, I feel a bit of a fraud!  Well, if you feel like me, then this week at Less is More, is just for you.  Challenge 174 is a lucky dip, and it is to use more than one stamp.
Here are my entries - yes, both of them!

My first was created with a stamp by Acid Drops and Whatnots, which was a free gift in the Australian magazine, Simply Papercraft, and I used the sentiment from the same set.   I teamed this fun image with the wave stamp which is by Stamps of Life, and was part of last month's Stamp of the Month.  For the splashes, I used raindrop dies by Sweet 'n Sassy, a stitched sun die cut by Lil' Inker, and some washi tape for the side panels.

For this more traditional card, I used a lovely flower from the Gina K set, A Year of Flowers, and the sentiment is by Stampin' Up!.  The photo frame is a die by SU and the striped embossing folder is by Cuttlebug.  I coloured the flowers with SU ink, Rich Razzleberry, with sakura pen sparkle in the centres.


  1. What fabulous cards Ann, I particularly like the first one
    Margaret x (Guest Designer LIM)

  2. Two smashing cards and I am LOVING your use of those Acid Drops and Whatnots images


  3. 2 fantastic card, love the fun image on the first and the florals on the second are exquisite
    Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
    Sarah xx
    Less is More

  4. Very pretty cards, love the splendid little scene on the first card.

    Warm hugs

  5. Two great cards Ann, the first one is great fun!
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  6. fab cards ann they are so much fun
    Thanks for joining us at Less Is More
    Jen xx

  7. Super stamping Ann! Love the Acid Drops and WhatNots stamps
    Thank you for joining us this week at Less is More
    Anne LIM Designer

  8. Both fab cards. Love the fun of the first one. The colouring of the second one is beautiful. Thanks.

  9. I like both cards, very different, but I think I slightly prefer the flower one.


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