Friday, November 19, 2010

Friends with Flair Blog hop

Happy Friday!! I welcome you to my blog for the Friends with Flair Blog Hop. The card I made for today is a little out of my comfort zone, but that's good to do every now and then. I chose a color combo from My Sketch Worlds card challenges. Out of the five colors below you had to chose at least three. The green in my card didn't photograph well. I am using this card at Sisterhood of Scrap for day #10 of 25 days of cardmaking-embossing. The stars are heat embossed with glittery gold embossing powder. There is still time to get in on this contest. Check it out here. This card also qualifies for the following challenges:
Simon Says-sparkle (stars have glitter embossing powder on them)
Flourishes-glitter
The Craft Pad-Christmas sparkle
Paper Sundeas-Ribbon and embossing
Crazy for Challenges-Christmas card
Ellephantastic Challenge-Christmas card
No time to Stamp-nontraditional colored Christmas card
ABC Christmas Challenge-X for Xmas
Thanks for stopping by.

Supplies: Ribbon and brown cardstock-unknown, white cardstock by The Paper Co; gold paper by Creative Memories, green patterned paper by Paper Pizazz; stamps by Unity (Stylin' stars and Christmas Bough); ink by Memento, Ranger Distressing ink and Versamark; embossing powder by Stampendous. Have a great weekend. 

16 comments:

  1. beautiful colors, hugs happy friday! see my blog http://alifeurnehearsed2.blogspot.com and join my mail art swap! click the badge! hugs xo bonnierose

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  2. Cindy, this is gorgeous and doesn't look like you were out of your comfort zone at all! There's nothing like a challenge to push our creative limits. You did a fabulous job!

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  3. Gorgeous!!!!!!!!! Love those stars!

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  4. Very pretty embossed gold stars! Love the ribbon, also!

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  5. Beautiful! That ribbon is outstanding!!

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  6. Lovely celebratory card, love that ribbon! Thanks for joining in at Ellephantastic this week and hope to see you again. Jill

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  7. Oh wow! very festive and elegant!
    Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week!

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  8. Great card! Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad @ http://thecraftypad.blogspot.com/

    Maggie

    xx

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  9. Beautiful card, love the ribbon! Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week! We hope to see you again :)

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  10. Beautiful card! I love the colours, gorgeous ribbon and stars! Thanks for joining us at the ABC Christmas Challenge and good luck! Delphine xx

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  11. I love the simplicity of embossing images. You have used this technique beautifully on your card. Love the big ribbon too. Thanks so much for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge blog.
    xoxo, Christine

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  12. Fabulous card! I love the ribbon.
    Thank you for joining us at Ellephantastic challenges. :)

    hugs, Vanja

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  13. A lovely card, thank you for joining us at Ellephantastic.
    Hugs from the Elle DT x

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  14. Fantastic card!! Great take on the X Challenge! Thanks for playing along with the ABC Christmas Challenge! We have another fun one for you that started today. We hope you can play along again!
    ~Lacey
    www.stampandcreate.com
    ABC Christmas Challenge DT

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