03 August 2009

Shabby Birthday & Kickstand

Well, this is a twofer- two cards in one post! Let's start with the first- this was a rough one for me, not overly thrilled with it. It's a kickstand card from Creative Inspiration #19 {which I found out is kinda hard to photograph too!} It's using the colors from Color Throwdown #53. The distressing around the DP panel is for Simon Says #13 and Dare you to digi #18. Sorry it's a little washed out, I'll reshoot in the morning with good light! **please note, if you visited this site in the past half hour, you will have seen a different version of this first card. Sorry! I just didn't like it and had to update it a bit!!**

{Materials} DP: making memories, brads: makingmemories, recollections, sentiment: makingmemories, stamp: Cutting Cafe, Gems: recollections, Other: CB swiss dots folder

The second card came out much more to my liking, kinda has a shabby chic thing goin on {I think it's just the flower paper}. It fits for digital tuesday's #17- CAS, and the sketch is The Fresh Batch {SASSC26}. Colors and hearts for Colour Create #24.

{materials} DP: current, ribbon: Offray, stamps: SU!, Cutting Café, ink: Martha Stewart, Other: CB ornamental die

18 comments:

  1. This are so lovely, LOVE the color combos on both and that butterfly with the pearls...is BEAUTIFUL!

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  2. GORGEOUS cards! Both so elegant and that big bow is just beautiful. Thanks for joining us this week :D
    - Ann @ Stamps and Smiles, The Fresh Batch

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  3. Wow two stunning card...really gorgeous.
    Thanks for joining us at DTC and good luck.
    Emma x

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  4. Beautiful cards! Just love your bow!
    Thanks for joining us at Stamps and Smiles!
    CindyB

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  5. Beautiful cards!!! The colours are so soft & pretty!!! Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Challenge blog!
    Chris & the DT at Simon Says Stamp

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  6. What beautiful work! I love your soft colours.
    Thanks for joining the DU2DS challenge this week.
    Hugs
    Jen x

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  7. Brilliant kickstand card SMK, such a fab layout and perfect distressing! So pleased you could join us at DU2DS this week :) Donna x

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  8. Gorgeous cards! Love the glitter and the amazing butterfly on your first card. Thanks for joining us at DU2DS.

    Hugs,
    Larissa

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  9. This is such a cute card, thanks for joining in at Creative Inspirations! xxx

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  10. Very pretty with the butterflies and swirly DP! Love that glitter too! Thanks for playing CTD with us!

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  11. hi girl!
    Oh I love how you interpreted the sketch!!!! Just gorgeous!

    Thanks for playing with Stamps and Smiles!

    - dalis (DT)

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  12. Your cards are beautiful, I LOVE the pretty stamping on the main panel and the gorgeous die cut swirls.

    Thanks for playing along with Stamps and Smiles!

    Hugs, Jennifer :)

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  13. Gorgeous,a beautiful butterfly and such pretty papers....great job on the challenge!!! Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations.
    xx

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  14. Your cards are so beautiful. I really love the shabby chic second one. That ribbon is gorgeous and it is a great use of the challenge colours. Thank you for joining us at the Colour Create Challenge.
    Sharon xx

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  15. Both your card are lovely!i like the second one best of all!
    Thanks for joining C.C this week
    Di xx

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  16. How beautiful!! I love the jewels!!

    Thanks again for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

    <3,
    Steph

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  17. Gorgeous cards, I love the butterfly on your DU design it's so pretty. Love colour scheme too. Glad you could join us at DU2DS this time. Chris :)

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