Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Less Is More Week 42 - Silhouettes

Week 42 at Less is More and the theme is Silhouettes. For my first card  I've cut the three reindeer from the Cricut Christmas Cheer cartridge. The greeting is computer generated and the lines are Papermania glitter stickers. There are tiny red gems on the noses of the reindeer but you have to look closely.

My second card is another reindeer - this year Dasher by Stampin Up. Stamped in black ink and embossed then matted onto black card. Another computer generated greeting and finished off with some Diamond Dust. This is my second attempt at this card. The first one I did some pricking in the top corners before adding the glitter but it was too much so I had another go and definitely think it looks better - less is more after all!

My third card is not really an entry as it doesn't fit the definition of the a silhouette but it was inspired by the challenge. It's an American stamp which is stamped and embossed in black on yellow/gold card and layered on black card. The greeting is by Wild Rose Sudio from the Girly Greetings set


  1. 3 lovely cards - love the reindeer x

  2. I like the reindeer as well! Lovely ! Your 3rd card is stunning!

  3. Fab cards!! LOVE the second reindeer card! I have that stamp and never thought to use it! (mostly because I NEVER get a good solid coverage with black!)

  4. Your first card looks such fun, but all of them are simply stunning!
    Thanks so much for your continued support for LIM.
    "Less is More"

  5. Three fab cards - in very different styles


  6. stunning cards.i love the silhouettes, so gorgeous ;D

    xx coops xx

  7. Three lovely cards -I like the reindeer too!

  8. All three cards are lovely, but I do have a thing for reindeer, not being rude or that! Lovely stamped image, very elegant and CAS Karen x

  9. Sincere apologies for being so late acknowledging your entry
    thank you so much
    Diva LIM

  10. Cute little reindeer, didn't think to use the cricut machine!
    Jenny x

  11. Lovely!! (Quirky Crafts has a plain and simple challenge this week!

  12. Hello!

    I love black and white - your cards are lovely!

    I have blog candy on my blog with a questionaire that I would love to have your input if you would like to visit.

    Wishing you a happy rest of the week!


    Barbara Diane