September 7, 2010

So Sweet of You


I mentioned last week that I'm trying to do more sketch challenges, so here's another one. This one is from 2 Sketches 4 You, where my fabulous blog friend Regina (AKA the Stampin' Bean) is a design team member.


Here are the DEEtails:

This cute little flower was actually a "discard" that I had on my desk from an experiment a while back. It's layers of Pretty in Pink card stock, punched with my Scallop Circle, crumpled up and peeled apart. This makes the layers a little more delicate and fluffy. The center is a button from my stash, tied up with some Hemp Twine. I adhered my flower onto a Martha Stewart doily. Then I grabbed some fun, Raspberry Tart DSP, which I layered over a Rose Red Scallop Edge border. I added some Regal Rose grosgrain ribbon, which I pleated, and then stamped my PTI Signature Greetings sentiment in Basic Black.

Hope you had a great holiday! If you took any great photos during the weekend, I hope you'll participate in my Inspire DEE Challenge! Check out the DEEtails here!

6 comments:

  1. Very pretty!
    Thanks for playing at 2S4Y!
    Laura

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  2. What a lovely card! That lacey piece under your flower is fabulous! Thanks for playing along at 2S4Y!

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  3. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous, Nina! Thanks so much for the shout out. You are so sweet! By the way, have I told you lately that I adore you??? XOXO

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  4. Keep up the sketch challenges . . . I think they are the best way to learn and try new things. Beautiful card! Hugs, M

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  5. I love the doily behind the flower and the background you've chosen is Simply Dee-vine...

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