Monday, October 19, 2009

Clean and Simple #64

Didn't get a chance to participate in last week's Clean and Simple Challenge, so made a point to do it this week. The layout has always been an old stand-by for me. Only, I didn't notice until I uploaded the pictures that the sentiment was supposed to be on the top. Oh well! I actually think it works better on the striped pattern anyways.

I didn't really have a plan of the direction I was going with the card, I just started with DCWV's Nana's Nursery. Once I had the base, I remembered about a color challenge I had run across in my blog hopping on Saturday from Just Us Girls. So, that's how the red flower came to be.

I still have another card I made specifically for this challenge. I hope to post in the next couple of days. (I told you I was productive on Sunday!) Thanks for looking!


Supplies:
Stamps: PTI (Mega Mixed Messages)
Cardstock: CTMH (Colonial White), PTI (Pure Poppy)
Patterned Paper: DCWV (Nana's Nursery Baby Boy Mat Pad)
Inks: Versamark
Accessories: CTMH (Basic Craft Button), Ivory Grosgrain Ribbon, PTI Button Twine



11 comments:

  1. Clean lines, beautiful card, and so YOU!

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  2. Wow - this is fantastic :) Love the simple elegance of it. Just gorgeous. Thanks for sharing :)

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  3. How pretty! I love the DP you chose and how the cream scallop peeks from beneath. And, girl! Gorgeous layered red flower!

    I am so glad you could play with Just Us Girls this week! Can't wait to see Karla card #2!

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  4. I'm so glad we were able to inspire you with our color challenge! This is so pretty! Thanks for playing our JUGs challenge, and we hope to see you again!

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  5. Super pretty and great pop of red on the flower. Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls. Hope you'll return on Saturday for a brand new challenge.

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  6. Beautiful card! I love everything about it! Yes it is clean & simple yet has so much detail - the scalloped edge, the button with twine & that gorgeous lil' red flower! Great job with the Just Us Girls color challenge! Thanks for playing! :)

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  7. Wow. I love you red flower. And the card is just gorgeous.

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  8. What a darling card -- love it!!!

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  9. Oohhh...WOW! LOVE LOVE LOVE the contrast of your red flower on the simple layout with the perfect patterned paper! I agree, the sentiment is better suited for the striped paper ;] Great job with our challenge colors! This turned out beautifully.

    Thanks for playing with Just Us Girls this week! Hope to see you again on Saturday for a fun 3-D challenge hosted by our sweet Mona!

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