Tuesday, October 11, 2016

October Coffee Card

Hello Blogging Buddies,

I just got back from a great scrapbooking weekend with some wonderful friends!!  Such a great way to get those creative juices flowing!  Anyway, today I would like to share with you a coffee card I sent to my October Coffee Lovers Card Swap partner.

Here is my card:


Coffee Bean embossing folder
Black embossing powder
Brown ink
Orange and green ink

For this A2 card I started with white card stock for the base of the card.  Then a took another piece of white paper and ran it through my Vagabond with the Coffee Bean embossing folder.  Then I took some brown ink and rubbed it all over the paper to make the coffee beans stand out and then I applied that to the card base.  Next I took some orange sparkly paper and ran it through my Vagabond with the My Favorite Things Die-Namics Hot Cocoa Cups die.  I took the Joy Clair Spooky Greetings stamp set and stamped Wicked and Spooky on the cups with Versamark and then I heat embossed them with Black embossing powder and added them to the cards.  Next I stamped the Hocus Pocus sentiment onto some white paper with Versamark and heat embossed it with black embossing powder and then I cut it out with the Gina Marie Designs Wonky Stitches Nesting die and I inked it with orange and green ink and added that to the card.  I took the Verve Stamps Coffee Word die and cut out some more orange sparkly paper with it and added that to the card.  Then I mailed it to my partner on the Coffee Lovers Card Exchange list!  I sure hope she likes it!

Thanks for stopping by!


  1. This is such a cool card Lori!! I love the coffee bean background as well as the colors and your word dies over your cups make this a festive fun design!! :) HUGS

  2. Oh wow, this is so fabulous, Lori!! The coffee bean background is fabulous!! I love the color of the sentiment square!! The recipient will love it!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

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  3. Hi Lori this is a gorgeous card. I just fancy a nice cup of coffee now. Your friend is going to be thrilled to receive this. Take care. Hugs Jackie

  4. I am going to try again!

    So glad you enjoyed a fun weekend, Lori! I Imagine there was lots of laughter and chocolate! Fantastic card, and really great sentiment! LOL! XXOO


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