Thursday, April 24, 2014

Hello Wonderful

It has been quite a busy week and before I know it, it is already Thursday but I haven't got a chance to post my projects finished over last weekend.

This card is one of my faves from last weekend:


I like the Skylark paper a lot and that lends to part of the reason that I like this card.  Interestingly I first had this card upside down (the doily was in the top right instead of bottom left) but I accidentally turned it this way and liked it better, so I carefully peeled off the sentiments and rotated them to this way.

Do you see the Sweet Leaf circle mat inside the Lagoon doily?  It is actually a recycled piece.  When I first made the card I cut the doily in Sweet Leaf cardstock but I didn't like it that much.  I cut the same doily in Lagoon, much better.  I still wanted to use the Sweet Leaf doily somehow - so I cut out the circle and used it as a mat and the outer rim of the doily is trimmed into pieces that are scattered on the card.  I guess this is quite a good way to recycle it. :)

I'm linking up my card to:
Heart 2 Heart Challenges - Color Challenge (Sweet Leaf and Lagoon)
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
Crafting Musketeers - Monochrome

Thanks for stopping by!

6 comments:

  1. This is wonderful...so nicely done. Really like the doily and the frames on it.
    Thanks for playing along with us at H2H

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  2. Lovely card and the colours look so good together. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Moments.

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  3. Beautiful, thank you for joining us over at the Crafting Musketeers Challenge Blog this month, Fran (DT) xxx

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  4. Love all the green. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Crafting Musketeers challenge 12: monochrome, Hazel, DT Crafting Musketeers x

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  5. Such a pretty card. Thank you for joining us at Creative Moments this time, we hope to see you again soon. Tracy DT

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  6. So pretty, I love doily stamp with this! Thanks for playing along with H2H challenges!

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