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Old 11-10-2021, 07:07 PM   #1  
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Default WT870 - Mini Slimline (11/11/21)

Hello everyone and happy Veterans Day for those in the USA...Cathy here with this week's Ways to Use It Challenge.

Slimline cards are very popular these days, but I much prefer the Mini Slimline size. In my opinion...this size is just perfect for creating a good card design. Your challenge is to use the Mini Slimline size to create your card. The typical size of a Mini Slimline is 6" x 3 1/2" so cut your card base to 6" x 7" and score at 3 1/2" on the 7" side. Easy Peasy! Of course if you have any Mini Slimline dies...feel free to use those as well. I hope you have fun making your Mini Slimline card! Can't wait to see your creations in the gallery!

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Old 11-10-2021, 10:56 PM   #2  
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Fun challenge, Cathy, I really enjoyed making Christmas cards this afternoon using this size -

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WT870 Birthday Surprise by Cook22 at Splitcoaststampers

Thank you, Cathy. I had stamped a couple of my long skinny PB stamps some months back, but hadn't even got this one coloured so your challenge was perfect.
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WT870 You’re The Best by StampingQueenJAR at Splitcoaststampers

Thank you for a fun challenge, Cathy!
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Thanks, Cathy!!! Here is my card:

Bunny Birthday
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Thanks Cathy for the challenge !
Here is my little card:
WT870 Musical instruments by niki1 at Splitcoaststampers
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My take on a mini slimline!

WT870 ~ Card with Book Mark by sistersandie at Splitcoaststampers
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Here's my mini slimline card for your fun challenge
Mini Slimline
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Mini slimlines are fun!! Here's mine:

WT870, I See You by jdmommy at Splitcoaststampers
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Thanks, Cathy for the neat challenge. I love this size of card. Here is my card.
WT870 Anniversary Couple by Holstein at Splitcoaststampers
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It was a challenge for me.....not for creating, but thinking of the envelope to send it in. I really only use A2 envelopes....standard and no extra postage for size. Thanks for the challenge, Cathy.

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Here is my card. I love mini slimlines better than the normal size slimline card. WT870, Wise Men Mini Slimline by cheermom at Splitcoaststampers
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WT870 Dazzle Tree
Cathy this was fun making the slim line smaller! Think I will make several cards this size in the future.
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Cool challenge, thanks! Here's mine: WT870 JOY by ~CA~ at Splitcoaststampers
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Thanks for the challenge. I really like the slimline cards and they work really well for certain images. I like both horizontal and vertical ones so have one of each:

Horizontal Slimline with a Snowman and Dog by susanbri at Splitcoaststampers

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Thanks for a great challenge, Cathy. This is my favorite size for a slim line card, too.

WT870, Christmas Scenes by cjzim at Splitcoaststampers
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Here's my entry to the challenge. I really like the dimensions of this card! WT870 Swinging Mouse by Dockside at Splitcoaststampers
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Such a fun size!

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I have never done this size before although I had bought a couple of rectangle dies for it because, I intended to use them for sentiments and I managed to do it. I just have to figure out an envelope. I am thinking it will fit inside an A6 one though. thanks for this Cathy, here is one from me
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Here is my mini-slimline: WT870 Penguin Christmas by lovinpaper at Splitcoaststampers
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Here is my card for the challenge-

WT870, Mini slimline, MERRY by stampmontana at Splitcoaststampers
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Thank you Cathy for this fun challenge.

WT870 Magic by shirlb19 at Splitcoaststampers

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I decided to make another card this size--

WT870, Mini slimline, Snowman by stampmontana at Splitcoaststampers
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I was making a card for the Inspiration Challenge and decided to make it the type to fit this challege, too.

Here is the card--

IC832, WT870, Christmas accessories by stampmontana at Splitcoaststampers
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WT870_JUGS610 by Jay_Bee at Splitcoaststampers
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I used to make a lot of mini slimline when I first started stamping, but everyone else was so tied to the A2 that I just started making those. I'm glad the mini slimline is getting it's time in the spotlight. Here's my card.
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I prefer mini slim-lines, as well. Here's one: peekaboo

and here's another: sing

and another: believe

and four more: sunflowers
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