February 24, 2014

The Card Concept #4

Hi Everyone,

Today, I have a card for this week's Card Concept Challenge - it's all about flowers.

My card:




The card base is Very Vanilla card stock.  The pretty patterned paper is from Bo-Bunny.  A cluster of knitted flowers takes the spotlight on the card.  Luckily, I had some pink yarn left over from another project.  I stamped the stem and leaves from Inspired by Stamping Daisies in Early Espresso ink, and well as the sentiment (SU! Teeny Tiny Wishes).  I wrapped a bit of pink satin ribbon on the bottom of the card, and embellished it with a trio of pearls.  For the final touch, I adhered big pearls on each of the flowers.  I am going to say this is a clean and layered card.

I am also adding this card to the following challenges:

Inspired by Stamping - Monthly Challenge - Flowers
Inspired by Stamping - February Customer Gallery Contest
Seize the Birthday - "Anything Goes" Birthday
The Pink Elephant - Use the color Pink
House of Cards - Photo Inspiration

Thanks for stopping by,

   

15 comments:

  1. Martha, your knitted blossoms are lovely on that vanilla cardstock. Pearl centers are so sweet on flower, I never tire of seeing that. I am a big fan of dotted papers and they perfectly frame your creation, a very pretty card.

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  2. So pretty. I bought a package of those flowers recently (in blue) that I wasn't sure at the time how I would use them - I just thought they were so neat. Thanks for the inspiration!

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  3. Such beautiful flowers you created..love the pearls in the center! Thank you for sharing this with us at Seize the Birthday!

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  4. These blossoms are so pretty! I love the shimmer of the pearl centres and all the texture! Thanks so much for joining us at The Card Concept!

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  5. GORGEOUS! So glad you linked this up with us over at Seize the Birthday...or I would have missed it!

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  6. What a super fun card!! LOVE those blooms and the creative use of the stamped stem! Thanks for joining us at IBS! HUGS and have a wonderful rest of your week! :) Mynn xx

    PS: This fits our challenge at House of Cards, too! I'd love for you to link up there as well! :)

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    1. Thanks for joining us at HOC! :) Hope to see you there again soon! Mynn xx

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  7. So pretty - your crochet flowers! The pearls in the center give them extra flair! Thanks so much for playing with us at House of Cards this week - I hope to see you again next time! Hugs, Cornelia, HOC-DT

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  8. This is so sweet! Love the flowers and pearls! Thanks for joining us at House of Cards!

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  9. Martha, I want to peel off these flowers and wear them! Beautiful, elegant and clean! Yes clean and layered but classy too!

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  10. what a great card! Did you make the flowers yourself?!!? thanks for joining us at House of Cards!

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  11. Wow - did you make those flowers? Fabulous! Great card. Thanks for playing along with Seize the Birthday.

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  12. Beautiful card! Good luck in the challenge :)

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  13. Martha ~ Did you crochet/knit those flowers? They are super cute. They would surely brighten anyone's day! Thanks for playing with us this month at HOC!

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  14. These crochet flowers are simply gorgeous and the pearls in the the center, makes them so elegant! ...and it remains a gorgeous CAS card!
    Thanks for playing with us at House of Cards.
    Rosi x ...CAS -DT

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