Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Secret Garden Friendship

Happy Monday and thanks for taking the time to visit the Charmed Life Blog.  It was a great weekend here. Hope you enjoyed yours as well. On Saturday, I went to a rubber stamp show in Pittsburgh.

Lots of great ideas being demoed and lots of new stuff was available. I picked up a few new Cheery Lynn Designs dies.

I also bought the new Envelope Board by We R Memory Keepers. I was up until 1:00 am making envelopes from my stash of designer paper (lol). I love this piece of equipment. Now I will have a matching envelope for my card. And it's a great way to use up my paper collection.  

Onto my card for today. This one I made for the color challenge #435 on Splitcoaststampers.
Becky was our hostess and she chose a soft color trio with baked brown sugar, crisp cantaloupe and wisteria wonder.

I used the Stampin-Up set “secret garden” for my background stamping in crisp cantaloupe and wisteria wonder. On my baked brown sugar panel, I used the Cutlebug embossing folder “stylized flowers”. The small rectangle panel I used the Stampin-Up set “language of friendship” and stamped in brown sugar.


I stamped one of the flowers from secret garden in wisteria wonder for the corner element. To complete my card I used the Stampin-Up ribbon punch and the MS butterfly punch and added some pearls.
                                                                                             

My layout is the MojoMonday 302 sketch.

Well that's it for me for today. So until next time.........God bless.

I am also entering:
1.  Through The Craft Room Door has an anything goes.
2An inky situation has an anything goes linky party.
3.  Fairies Challenge Blog has a flowers/summer challenge. 


9 comments:

  1. So pretty Mary! Beautiful colors and layout!

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  2. Beautiful card, Mary. Love all the layers of flowers, from paper, to embossing, to stamping.

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  3. Very pretty Mary. Love the pastel colors and the pretty blooms. The dry embossed panel looks great. I also like the sweet little pearls

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  4. What a beautiful card, great work! Thank you for entering at FAIRIES this week!
    Hugs, Jackie DT Member

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  5. Such a beautiful color combination on your card! I love the stamped background and the pearls are the perfect embellishment!
    You need to share some pictures of your pretty envelopes too!!

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  6. Thank you for Linking Up at An Inky Situation. Your project is featured on our Facebook Page today and linked to your blog!
    An Inky Situation Page on Facebook
    :) Janis
    Shop Stampin' Up! with me

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  7. Beautiful card Mary ... thank you for joining TTCRD this week.

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  8. What a beautiful card, Mary! I love the pearls!

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  9. Love the colors for this. Great embossing!

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Faieries challenge. Hope you will join us next time. DT Crafting Vicky

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