Saturday, May 4, 2013

There's No Place Like Home

Hey there! 

A family friend and her husband recently built a new house. I know they were super excited to get moved in, so I put together a little gift for her and made this card to go along with it. 

The card layout is Deconstructed Sketch #99. I used the Day or Night stamp set by There She Goes, and I decided not to color it. Instead, I just did some sponging with some distress ink around the edges. The paper is Oliver by My Mind's Eye, and I did lots of stitching! I added the sentiment on a little flag and finished my card off with some pearls. 


Here are the challenges I played along with:
Stampin' for the Weekend - Die Cuts or Punches
Cutie Pie Challenge #43 - Lots of Layers


Thanks for stopping by today! :)


Supplies:
Cardstock: PTI Kraft, Vintage Cream
Patterned Paper: My Mind's Eye Oliver
Stamps: There She Goes Day or Night
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Antique Linen Distress Ink
Embellishments: Kaisercraft Pearls, foam tape
Tools: Classic Circle Nestabilities, Scallop Circle Nestabilities, Taylored Expressions Scalloped Eyelet Border Die, MFT Sentiment Strips Die-namics, sewing machine

7 comments:

  1. I just love your use of patterned paper and the stitching!! Beautiful colors, layering and design!! Thanks for joining ODBD this week!!

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  2. Fabulous and i love your so neat stitching...thank you for sharing your wonderful creation with us at CRAFT this week, x carol

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  3. I love your card and the image thanks for sharing with CRAFT happy crafting to you
    Rachel GDT for may
    http://blossomcards.blogspot.co.uk/

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  4. Saw your card at ODBD and just love it! The image is so sweet and the MME paper is wonderful!

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  5. Great card! Love the image and the papers. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Stampin' for the Weekend. Hope you have a fabulous day!

    - Jenn DT

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  6. Wonderful card, love the layers and just perfect for the challenge
    Thank you for joining the Cuties Pies Lots of Layers challenge and good luck x Susan x

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