Saturday, October 19, 2013

Just Us Girls challenge #211

Hi there and welcome to the weekend!  I am so happy that I don't have to work today!  This week Just Us Girls has a color challenge for you!  Please visit our blog to take a look at the gorgeous color palette!  I saw baja breeze, pool party and sahara sand, so I pulled those out to create my card.

 I stamped images from Verve's Poppy Birthday on white card stock and colored them with BG10, BG72, and a color with a little more turquoise that I can't remember.  I stacked two flowers on top of each other with a dimensional in between.  The buttons are from my PTI box of Aqua Mist buttons.  They are threaded with thin twine.  The card base is baja breeze followed by a layer of Sahara Sand.  The dp is from MME, I think-it was in my stash!  The large ticket is stamped in black on Sahara sand and then I sponged with Soft suede to make it all vintagy.  I tried layering, but something was missing.  When I placed the doily, I liked it so much better!  I used baja breeze seam binding for my bow.  Below is an angled view so you can see the 3D layered flowers.

Oh, and the ticket in XL-do you love it as much as I do!  It's from Memory Box and has a matching die!!  Love that so, so much!  I got mine at Ellen Hutson.

And, one more picture!!  Please join us at JUGS this week and show off your creativity!  We have a guest designer position we are working on.  Details are on the blog, too!

Thanks all for coming by and have a great day!
Hugs, Cheryl


Sharyn Polesel said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous! Love that poppy flower stamp, the tag stamp and those colors are stunning together.

Christine Dol said...

This card is just gorgeous. The soft blues and the way you popped up the flowers with the buttons is really pretty!

Lisa Kind said...

You are back with a vengeance, girl! I love this! The doily was the perfect addition! And I want that stamp/die!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Fabulous use of the colors! I just adore those Verve flowers~

Marisa said...

Gorgeous use of the colours and way to flash the Verve :) Fabulous card!

Nancy said...

Love what you did this week with the New Verve Poppies! Great card!!!!!

Maria Levine said...

Oh I just love the shabby style! Those flowers are amazing. Great job with the challenge.

Sue VanDeVusse said...

Love this shabby card! Very cool how you stacked those flowers. Love the addition of the doily ;)


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