Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Quick Quotes St. Patrick's Day cards and decor

What a better soft green to create St. Patrick's cards and decor with than the new Chiffon collection. Alicia posting today for Quick Quotes.  I made some fun and uniquely Irish cards and decor with a fresh spring flair.


First up are my pinwheels.  I love the pinwheels I have received in some of my Quick Quotes Club Q kits so when I found a pinwheel die I purchased it!  The lovely two sided papers make gorgeous pinwheels, don't you think? I used manual die cuts for all the papers and just measured with a ribbon to cut the base of my bottle wrap.  I just loved how sweet this project turned out.

Next is a card.  I started with this sparkling card base and built layers of die cut papers upon that.  When I was finished I added ribbon and pearls.

This gate fold card was also a predesigned base.  I used a border punch to liven up the paper covering the outside.  I just love the celtic knot die, it is only adhered on one side as to open easily.

Peekaboo!  The inside has more celtic die cuts with the same St. Patrick's Day sentiment.  It just fit perfect in that scallop circle punch.  The Quick Quotes Chiffon collection made some beautiful St. Patrick's Day cards and decor.

Quick Quotes Products used:

Other ingredients:
Spellbinder Celtic motif dies
Stampin Up scallop border and scallop circle punch
Fiskars border punch
Close to My Heart Holiday tags sentiment
Colorbox Lettuce pigment ink
Judikins clear detail embossing powder
DCWV card bases
Sizzix pinwheel die
pearls, ribbon and glitter brads

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Thanks so much for stopping by!


  1. FANTASTIC! Love your pinwheels too, so fun and festive! Your card totally has a Celtic flavor and feel, love it! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Mod Squad Challenge Donna, Challenge Host.

  2. I LOVE everything here!!!! You did a fabulous job! xoxo

  3. Ooooh, yummy papers and some wonderful creations. Thanks for sharing with us at Cut it Up Challenge blog.

  4. This is so elegant and pretty! I love the Celtic die cuts, and the colors are beautiful.

    Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up for our St. Patty's Day challenge!


  5. Super project
    tfs Unicorn Ch Lis DT

  6. Beautiful projects! Thanks for joining us at 2 Creative Chicks.
    DT Janis
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    Paper Play Sketches, Sketch Chs

  7. WOW!!! All beautiful projects, the pinwheels really catch your eye.


  8. Great projects! Thanks so much for participating in our Really Reasonable Ribbon Challenge.

  9. Wow, that's several fun projects! Thanks for sharing at Unicorn Challenges. Barbara DT

  10. Oh! I LOVE everything about this project! Thank u so much for joining us at Craft for the Craic! :)
    Suchi - DT xx