Saturday, September 15, 2012

For You

Heart 2 Heart Challenge asks us to make a card that is larger than the regular 4.25" x 5.5".  Woo Hoo!  I love large cards!  They just give us more real estate to play with our paper and embellishments,  how fun!

I have chosen the Avonlea paper as the background and used the Slate Satin Polka-Dot Ribbon to make a flower - actually two but I layered them and made them into one.  A Rhinestone Designer Brad in the middle and some Sparkles Flourishes extending from the flower, the card was done.

I had the most fun making the flower.  It looks very elegant and if I were the recipient of the card, I'd love to take it off to convert it to a brooch or attach it to a head band.  So darling cute!

Wait a second.  I could make another one for myself.  What am I waiting for? 

I've also entered the card to the challenges below:
1.  Tuesday Throwdown #115 - You're a Gem
2.  Use it Tuesday - Anything Goes


  1. A super card, love the flower and the colours, Thanks for joining in the Tuesday Throwdow Challenge and good luck

  2. A very classy card love the gem flourish and I agree that flower would make a great brooch thanks for joining us at TUesday Throwdown this week
    Carol DT x

  3. Very pretty card, it's so classy! Love the gems and the flower.
    Thank you for playing along with us at Use it Tuesday!

  4. Beautiful card Joyce - absolutely love the homemade flower and gorgeous flourish too! Thanks so much for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown this week!

  5. very classy card,love the rosette, thanks for joining us at H2H