Saturday, March 24, 2012

Happy Birthday!


Hi there! I'm heading to a surprise 40th birthday party later tonight, so yesterday I sat down and played with some of my new goodies from Flourishes! I decided to use the current Timeless Tuesday Challenge too...the theme this week is a sketch! The Bring Back Beautiful theme is Spring, so it works for that too!

I scaled my card down instead of making a big and tall card, so this one is just 3"x6"! I used some pretty DCWV papers and added shades of purple and green...one of my favorite color combos!

I knew the second I saw this Magnolias stamp set that I HAD to have it! I've colored the small corner magnolia image from the set with Copics and cut it out carefully. Underneath is a corner made up of two of the magnolia leaves border image. There's some Marianne die flourishes, ribbon and a sparkly bow and lots of gems! I added some Stickles to the center of the flower too. My sentiment is from the Botanical Bookplates Vol. 1 set which is new too!

Thanks for stopping by and have a great weekend!
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8 comments:

  1. Your card is so very pretty!! I like the colors you used. Your ribbon and bow is done beautifully.

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  2. BelĂ­ssimo Pattie!!!
    Adorei, um beijo.

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  3. WOWZER Pattie...this is super gorgeous! Fabulous take on the Sketch...and thank you for playing! Hugs ~S~

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  4. WOW, Pattie, this is so STUNNING! I am so envious that you already have the new Magnolias set although I did order it, so, I will have it soon, too! It's definitely my favourite from this last release!

    Hugs,
    Naomi

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  5. Imagine when I read your post that this is the Magnolia stamp set. Love the color, it gives it a whole new look. Beautiful!

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  6. Beautiful card Pattie! Thanks for joining along with FTTC :)

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  7. Wow!! This is so gorgeous! Love the purple Magnolia! Thank you for playing along at the FTTC.

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  8. STUNNING!!!!!!! Love how you've used this stamp and the colours are fantastic!!! Thanks so much for playing the Bring Back Beautiful Challenge!!!!!! :)

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