July 5, 2012

CCMC-209!

Yay! We have a sketch challenge for you today at Create with Connie & Mary! Won't you come join us? Sketch challenges are meant to help you set up your card and any shape can be replaced with a shape you prefer. This week, I stuck with the sketch the way it stands:


And my card:


Hey wait, where did that stamp set come from? This is a new stamp set for the month of July and is exclusive. Read more about the promotion HERE!

Okay, now back to my card:


I love the new Delicate Designs Embossing Folders and how you can add just a snippet of embossing anywhere on your card. And notice the ribbon? I punched 2 small holes, one on each side of the layers once they were all glued together and threaded the ribbon into the holes. I then glued down my panels to my card front.

I hope you will consider playing in our challenge this week, we would love to see what you can come up with for the sketch. Thanks for stopping by!

Card Supplies:
  • Cardstock: Sahara Sand, So Saffron, Whisper White
  • DSP: Polka Dot Parade
  • Inks: Sahara Sand, So Saffron
  • Tools: Big Shot Machine, Finishing Touches Edgelits, Delicate Designs Embossing Folders, Hand-held Circle Punch, Stampin' Dimensionals
  • Accessories: So Saffron Taffeta Ribbon
  • Stamp Set: Reason To Smile, You Are Loved
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10 comments:

  1. Very pretty card. The touch of embossing is fantastic. I like the unique way you added the yellow ribbon.

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  2. WOW! Love this one , looks so beautiful!!!

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  3. Love the way you did the ribbon treatment! Cute card. Great color combo! Fun working with you on Create!

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  4. Oh so pretty!! The embossing folder looks so great here! And this is such a great way to do the ribbon!

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  5. Great card - soft and feminine - with the punch of red polka dots...and that soft embossing....WOW!

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  6. I love that you used subtle colors than popped it up with some polka dotted color!

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  7. What a pretty card! Sure gives me a "Reason to Smile"!

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  8. My favorite part of the card is the delicate designs embossing! Those flowers are so soft and pretty. Nice card!

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  9. You did a great job with that set! I find it hard to work with... Wonderful card using the sketch!

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  10. Beautiful! Love how you worked the ribbon, and the embossed strip looks great!

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