May 22, 2010

Embellish Magazine Color Challenge with Butterflies


Here's another card that I made today. This one is for the new Embellish Magazine Challenge:


Here are the DEEtails:

1. I took another piece of Kraft card stock and stamped the sentiment from my Trendy Trees set at the bottom in Basic Black ink.

2. I took a piece of Old Olive card stock and ran it through my Cuttlebug with my Swiss Dots embossing plate. I adhered my Kraft mat onto my Old Olive mat.

3. I love SU!'s Striped Grosgrain ribbon. I used the Basic Black striped ribbon and added a sew-free scrunched ribbon with some Sticky Strip. This is such a fun look!

4. I love the way colors look on Kraft card stock, so I stamped my butterflies from my Great Friend set directly onto Kraft with ColorBox Moss Green Ink. I embossed them and cut them out. Then I adhered them to my card with Stampin' Dimensionals. Because my ribbon is so puffy, I doubled my dimensionals.

5. I adhered everything to a Basic Black mat. I love how the black makes such a bold statement. Then I adhered it all to a Kraft card. I love a Kraft card, don't you?

11 comments:

  1. I love the dimension in this card.The ribbon looks fantastic

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  2. What a gorgeous card, love the ribbon detail! So glad you joined us in the Embellish Challenge!

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  3. That's a fantastic ribbon embellishment, perfect for your butterfly card!

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  4. Love that ruffled ribbon! Great card!

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  5. really...how did you match your card to your blog? LOL Does it change with every card you make? LOVE the ribbon :)

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  6. Which came first, the blog or the card? :) Seriously lovely-both of them!!

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  7. Beautiful ruffled ribbon! Thanks so much for joining us in the Embellish Butterflies Challenge!

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