February 10, 2014

Exploring Cricut...Be My Valentine

Happy Monday,

I have a card to share with you for this week's Exploring Cricut.  We were asked to create a project with a Valentine theme.

My card:


I began with Crumb Cake card base, followed by some pretty patterned paper from my stash.  I happened to have Love You a Latte cartridge on my desk, since I was working on some projects, so I decided to use it for this challenge.  I cut the to-go cup and all layers at 4 1/2" - perfect size for an A2 card.  I used Whisper White, Tan, Chocolate Chip and Real Red card stock.  I cut a small tag at 1 1/4" using the Elegant Edges cartridge.  I then placed 2 small hearts using a puncher, and a small red rhinestone to one of the hearts.  To finish it off, I wrapped the lid with Red Baker's Twine and tied it to the tag.

Adding my card to:
The Pink Elephant - Challenge # 237 Happy Valentine's Day
Fussy & Fancy - Challenge #107 "Be My Valentine"

Thanks for taking a peek,


9 comments:

  1. I love this color combo! I also like the pun-I just like fun/funny cards! Thanks for joining us at Exploring Cricut this week.

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  2. What a great card. I have never heard of that cartridge - I have to check it out. I love that you made the tag to go with the cup - great use of twine and the hearts are super cute. Thank you for joining Exploring Cricut this week.

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  3. Fantastic Martha! So glad you joined us this week at Exploring Cricut.

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  4. Great Card! I love anything that has to do with coffee :) Thanks for playing along with us at Exploring Cricut!

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  5. Fantastic card Martha!, thank you for sharing with us at Exploring Cricut's Valentine's challenge!
    Have a wonderful day!

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  6. Fun card and a nice touch added with twine! Thank you for playing with us at Exploring Cricut:)

    Annette
    My Mind's Dust Bunnies

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  7. Fabulous card Martha!! Love the to go cup and the papers you used. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Valentine' challenge at Exploring Cricut!!!! :)

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  8. Mmmm, this looks like the large size of a cup of joe, which is just my thing! I love coffee! This is adorable, Martha.

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  9. Great Valentine's card! Thanks for joining in the Fussy & Fancy Challenge this week.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    F & F DT

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