Thursday, February 23, 2012

"Bright Side" paper: Lawn Fawn Inspiration week

Hey there, everyone!!  Welcome to Lawn Fawn's February inspiration week!  For the next few days we are going to be showcasing some of the new stamp sets, along with the new paper collection that Lawn Fawn released called "Bright Side".  And the paper is what we are sharing with you today!

I created this clean & simple, but still lovely shabby card for you.  I chose to use the papers in pink & aqua only, plus the amazing printed kraft cardstock.  If you are a lover of kraft in anyway...you are going to seriously love the Lawn Fawn version!!  Here is what I created:
"Hi There!" supplies:
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink (smooth white) 
Paper: Lawn Fawn (Bright Side 6x6 pad: jump for joy, bright-eyed, smell the roses)
Doily: Wilton
Stamps: Lawn Fawn (Sophie's Sentiments set)
 Ink: Clearsnap (Donna Salazer Mixed Media: honey)
Ribbon: May Arts (pink) & Webster's Pages (bloomers)
Pins: Maya Road
Button: vintage craft supply
Dies: Papertrey Ink (heart circle, scalloped edge) & Spellbinders (circle)
Diecut Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft 

Instructions:  Make card from smooth white cardstock.  Cut an aqua floral block.  Diecut a scalloped edge to a pink dotted paper strip, then adhere to the bottom of the aqua paper block.  Layer a doily and kraft circle to the aqua paper.  Diecut the heart circle accent from pink dotted paper, layer white cardstock underneath, then adhere to the middle of the kraft circle.  Adhere a strip of aqua bloomers over the seam.  Tie a bow from pink ribbon, and adhere to the right side of the bloomers.  Cut a banner edge to a cardstock strip, then stamp the sentiment to it.  Wrap around a leaf topped pin, then stick into the left side of the ribbon & trim on the card.  Add another pink pin, then accent with a flower button.  Adhere the entire block to the card front using foam adhesive.

Card Challenges Used:
-The Sweet Stop Sketch #146
-The Kraft Journal #59- fantastic finds (trims & vintage button)
-Delightful Challenges- use patterned paper
-Papertake Weekly- use kraft
-The Shabby Tea Room #102- High Tea color inspiration + doilies
-Pollycraft Monday challenge #128- ribbons & buttons

Don't forget to check out what the other Lawn Fawn designers have created for today, including our newest members!! 

  
And like always, there will be LOTS of giveaways!  Be sure to follow the commenting instructions to increase your chances for winning!

I hope that you have a wonderful day!  Be back tomorrow when we showcase a whimsical new stamp set! ♥♥♥ 

Until later,
~Lea L.

19 comments:

  1. Your card is SO beautiful! I absolutely love the colors and pretty touches like the doily and little pins!

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  2. Love those colors together! Fantastic card!

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  3. Great card - the aqua and coral look amazing together x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

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  4. Gorgeousness itself. Love the colour combo.
    Hugs
    Desire

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  5. Lea this is stunning!!! absolutely gorgeous, thanks for joining us at Pollycraft. Joey x

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  6. DARLING! I just love the way you layer. That tiny polka dot paper is so stinkin' cute!

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  7. You are on a roll this week using our 'High Tea' challenge, Lea! Thanks for sharing your lovely creations with us all in the Tea Room :)

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  8. This card is so lovely. The color is wonderful and I love how you finished it off with the ribbons and pin.

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  9. your card is so spring! the doily accent and the papers are beautiful.Thanks for sharing.

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  10. Great card as always Lea :-)Thanks so much for sharing your adorable card this week at The Shabby Tea Room :-)

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  11. Hi Lea: This is just beautiful! I love everything about it - the colors, the stamps, the ribbons, the stacking, the little white rose, the stamp on the kraft, the coral color...it is absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for coming to DELIGHTFUL! Smiles, Samara

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  12. Great use of the doily! Color combo is right on too. tfs

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  13. Love the doily and those pins. I have some and have yet to use them. Very pretty card!

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  14. Lea this is gorgeous as always! Thanks for playing at The Kraft Journal.

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  15. gorgeous card! I love the color and the use of doily

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  16. Really beautiful!!! Love the colors and design! Thanks so much for joining us at PTW!
    hugs, Sharon

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  17. so pretty! congrats on the shout out @ The Kraft Journal blog.

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