February 21, 2014

CMCC#8... Birthday Wishes

Hi Friends!

I am playing along today with Colour Me.  We are challenged to work with Baked Brown Sugar, Soft Sky and Pistachio Pudding. I thought of creating a baby card, but then changed my mind.


This is what I came up with:




The card base is Very Vanilla, and the pretty patterned paper is from My Little Shoebox.  The dress form was die-cut with Tim Holtz' sewing room die, and was embellished with a Soft Sky color crochet trim that I found in my stash.  A trio of pearls completes the look!  The dress form is matted on a Very Vanilla oval, then layered over a baby blue panel.  The sentiment is from Inspired by Stamping Fancy Sentiments, and was stamped in Early Espresso ink.  I adhered pearls next to it and added more crochet trim dividing the patterned paper and the soft blue card stock. 

This card is for a couple of challenges:

Seize the Birthday - "Anything Goes" Birthday
Inspired by Stamping - February Customer Gallery Contest

Thanks for taking the time to drop by,

7 comments:

  1. very pretty and i love how you dressed up the dress form :) So glad you shared with us on IBS.

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  2. This is absolutely FABULOUS! I LOVE the color choices and I adore all the different elements you used, too! Thanks for joining us at IBS! I hope you join us again soon! HUGS and have a wonderful rest of your weekend! :) Mynn xx

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  3. What a clever card, Martha! That ribbon border is just so sweet. :) Thanks so much for joining us this week at Colour Me...!

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  4. This is so feminine and pretty! Thank you for joining us at Colour Me and Seize The Birthday!

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  5. What a beautiful card! I love that piece of lace you have used and the darling pearls. Great use of the challenge colours! Thanks for sharing with us at Colour Me...! this week!

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  6. Very pretty! Love the trim down the side. Thanks for joining us at IBS:)

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  7. Beautiful...love the soft colors! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Seize the Birthday!

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