Clearly Besotted April Teasers Day 3

March 30, 2019 at 8:00 am 8 comments

G’day mate!!

I’m not simply stereotyping the Aussies; this new set with an Australian twist is entitled ‘Plushies Down Under’ and has that phrase as a sentiment.

I love the cityscape that I’ve tried to keep in the background so that Kangaroo Dundee was definitely the star!

I adore his little hat- and it seemed to have something missing. I know it’s a dreadful thing to suggest, but I really did want to fit in corks somewhere…apparently they were to ward off flies. The little kangaroo is a little too small for real corks so I wanted to give the hint of cork…

So I added some Nuvo Vintage drops and added some little black lines for the ‘string’. I absolutely adore all of the characters in this set.

In the spirit of full disclosure, the reason for the sentiment on a strip is because I messed up the stamping 😉. I had him sitting on it to try and make it more harmonious.

I hope you love this set- you’ll love some of hilarious sentiments ! Don’t leave before visiting the Clearly Besotted Blog then pop over to Mickey Mouse Michelle and Larrikin Lisa ( yup, they’re Aussie slang, you might want to google them 😂)!

Tomorrow I’m back with a card where ‘How To Train Your Dragon’ meets ‘Up’ ( minus the ugly crying!!).

Keren x

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  • 1. lisatilson76  |  March 30, 2019 at 8:27 am

    I’ve burst out laughing so many times reading this. The corks!!!!! LOVE! The hat!!! LOVE! The messed up sentiment covered up (same as me yesterday!). LOVE And mine and Michelle’s names which I will google shortly! I adore this whole card and can’t wait for tomorrow’s 😍😘

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  • 2. michshort  |  March 30, 2019 at 8:38 am

    Oh my cuteness! This is fantastic, Lisa! What a wonderful idea to have the kangaroo wearing the hat – genius! Love the added corks too! They are a great addition! I’m off to Google the nicknames! 🙂 xx

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  • 3. noraln44  |  March 30, 2019 at 5:33 pm

    This is so fun!! I love the city in the background and that little Kangaroo wearing that fun HAT!! Totally, totally adorable!

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  • 4. conil  |  March 30, 2019 at 5:57 pm

    Such a sweet little Aussie, especially that fantastic hat and the beautiful view of Sydney harbor. Absolutely adorable.

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  • 5. gingerninjacrafts  |  March 30, 2019 at 7:12 pm

    Such a cute card, love those corks, just perfect x

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  • 6. Andrea Hastilow  |  March 30, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    Fantastic scene & I totally get the corks. They are I’m told, to ward the flies off the face as they swing when you move you’re head & disturb the flies. Just don’t shake your head too hard, ask me how I know lol !x

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  • 7. Denise Bryant  |  March 31, 2019 at 6:25 am

    Super cute!

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  • 8. Ruth  |  April 7, 2019 at 4:25 pm

    The corks on his hat!!! Why I’m thinking of Crocodile Dundee I don’t know…..

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