Love Patterns

Hi there! How's everything in your neck of the woods? We are anticipating a snow storm tonight and I'm keeping my fingers crossed for a snow day tomorrow. Living where we do, it is unheard of to not have had a snow day or delayed opening by January 6th. We usually get SO much snow that our schools have 11 snow days written into the calendar...looks like we might get an extra week at the end of the year. I figure, since I'm not actually saying all of this out loud, I'm not jinxing myself.

I'm loving this card, all of these patterns are just so fun! I used a couple of strips of Love Letter dsp and lined the areas where they met with the 1/4 taffeta ribbon. I then stamped the Valentine definition stamp from "Valentine Defined" onto Vanilla cs and punched it out with my 1 3/8 circle punch. The heart is from "I {heart} Hearts"; stamped in Cherry Cobbler ink & trimmed with my paper snips. The Love Letter paper is actually Red Ridinghood, however, I don't have that ink color...it blends beautifully with Cherry Cobbler! I layered the heart on the circle and then a punched basic black scallop circle! I finished it off with a small pearl on the heart and the smallest of the new Rosettes...phew, sounds like a lot, but really, it wasn't!

This card was made using this weeks Limelight Papercrafts sketch challenge! I always love their sketches :)

Enjoy your day, do a snow dance for us!!!

Stamps: Valentine Defined, I {heart} Hearts
Ink: Basic Black & Cherry Cobbler
Paper: Very Vanilla, Basic Black, Love Letter dsp
Accessories: 1/4 black taffeta ribbon, 1 3/8 Circle punch, Scallop Punch, Pearl, Rosettes

8 comments:

Karen B. said...

This is beautiful, I love how all your patterns work so well together!

Anonymous said...

I really like this card! It is very elegant looking!
You continue to amaze me.
Love,
Mom

jillofallcrafttrades said...

GORGEOUS card, i love the whole feel of it!i hope you got your snow day :)

Stacy said...

Gorgeous! Loving all those patterns, they work so well together. TFS!

JustYolie said...

Beautiful card...love the pattern papers.

Mandy said...

Um, WOW! This is so gorgeous! I'll be featuring your card on my blog on Monday!!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

What a fun card, love the bold papers.

lauren bergold said...

gorgeous card and a very cool interpretation of the sketch! definitely deserving of a shout out! ♥

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