My Favorite Style - with a little Amor

Hey everyone, so Valentine's Day is quickly approaching. I need to get my cards mailed today or tomorrow to ensure they arrive on time. But I wanted to take a moment to share with you one of the cards I made this year. This is my favorite style. Being on the design teams, I don't get a lot of opportunity to create cards like this. The images I work with are very "cutesy" and don't always work with this style. I probably should find a challenge that focuses on vintage grunge, that would give me an incentive to regularly create cards such as this one.

The image was a freebie Graphic Fairy, along with the Love Ticket.  The sentiment is from the my set of Clear stamps from Fiskars called Lasting Love Quotes. I have used several from this set for my Valentine cards and they have been working out great. I have had the black flowers in my stash for over 6 months. I am glad I finally pulled them out and used them.



So here is what I used:

Paper

  • Recollections - script
  • Tan card stock for base of card
Die Cut
  • La-La Land Crafts Dies - Heart Doily
Embellishments
  • Flowers - Recollections
  • Clock - The Paper Studio - Spare Parts
  • Washi Tape - Butterflies - Recollections
  • Label - Paper Addiction 
  • Stash - Center of flowers
Have a great day!

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

Ends Feb 11 - Bearly Mine - Vintage Romance
Ends Feb 11 - Everybody Art  - Valentine
Ends Feb 11 - Oldie but Goodie - 6 mos old stash
Ends Feb 11 - Ribbon Carousel - Washi Tape
Ends Feb 11 - Shopping our stash - Love me Tender
Ends Feb 11 - Try it on Tuesday - Travel (Paris)
Ends Feb 11 - Digi Darla - Your Personal Style
Ends Feb 11 - Stamps & Fun - Vintage
Ends Feb 8 - Amusing Challenges - Doily
Ends Feb 8 - 613 Ave Create - Anything Goes 
Ends Feb 10 - TTCRD - Anything Goes
Ends Feb 16 - The Cheerful Stamp pad - #79 Love/Valentine



Comments

  1. Hi Monica
    I left a message on facebook but I thought I would leave one here to. Did we get images for Suzy Bee's Challenge if not can I use anything? Please email me at magic8@cox.net Thanks

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  2. What a great card Love your design

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  3. A great card, smashing layout. Thank you for joining us on the TIOT challenge, hugs Bee

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  4. Lovely lovely card!! Love all the different layers and textures! Fab job!! Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash this week!

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  5. Beautiful card Monica! love that vintage style.
    Thanks for joining the TTCRD challenges.
    Hugs,Sandra

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  6. A very pretty card to share with us at an Oldie and I'm glad to see we did our bit in helping you relocate that flower! Great entry, Jx

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  7. Wonderful technique - and a great eye for composition! Beautifully done. Scott & Martin at VintageImageCraft

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  8. Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing at Bearly Mine Design Challenge. We wish you good luck and hope to see you again. Sylvia, DT-member

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  9. Just gorgeous and I love the travel theme.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  10. Thank you for stopping by the front porch at 613 Avenue Create and leaving such a lovely card to share. This is beautiful and the sentiment on the inside is perfect for the card!

    Blessings and Hugs,
    Melissa M. - DT

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  11. Beautiful vintage Card!
    Thanks for Sharing with us at SFC!
    Hugs Andrea

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  12. Beautiful Vintage Valentine's card! Thank you for joining us this month at Bearly-Mine Designs for the Vintage Romance challenge and good luck in the draw.
    Hugs,
    Simona (DT)

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  13. This is a really fantastic card.
    Thanks for joining us at our vintage challenge at Stamps & Fun = Creativity
    Hope to see you again,hugs and greetings
    Angela DT

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  14. Beautiful card, thanks for joining us at TIOT! Valerie

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  15. So romantic, a fabulous card! Thank you for playing along with the Cheerful Stamp Pad.

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  16. Lovely eclectic card with lots of montage elements - looks great. Thanks for sharing it with us at TioT. x

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  17. Thanks for sharing this lovely card for Cheerful Stamp Pad challenge 79: love/Valentine, Hazel, DT - hope to see you again soon x

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  18. This is adorable!Thank you so much for joining us at The Cheerful Stamp Pad!
    xoxo
    Karla B

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  19. Great card. http://traceyscountrycraft.blogspot.com/

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