Monday, March 26, 2012

Big Hugs

Happy Monday, everyone!  Considering the afternoon is almost over here, I certainly hope that you had a great day!  I just wanted to pop in really quick, and share a card using the March Key Ingredients kit.  The kit features Echo Park's "This & That" Graceful 6x6 paper pad and matching brads...along with the usual matching cardstock, and ribbon.  This collection is full of gorgeous colors and has a vintage feel, but still plenty of options to keep it clean and simple!

My favorite sheet of paper in this collection is called "Yardsticks".  It is full of multi-color rulers and measuring tapes....and I just love it!  You will see that I used it at the top of my card, and diecut the larger butterfly from it.  Here is what I created!
    "Big Hugs" supplies: 
Stamps: Taylored Expressions (Wreath of Love set) 
Ink: Tsukineko (versafine: onyx black)
 Felt: Papertrey Ink
Pearls: Kaiser Craft
Pins: craft supply
Butterfly Die: My Favorite Things
Diecut Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft

Instructions:  Please see the March Key Ingredients Inspiration Sheet for the steps to create this card!

Card Challenges Used:
-The Pink Elephant #141- butterflies
-CES Challenge #78- photo inspiration
-PaperPlay #12- spring colors
-Simon Says Stamp challenge- bingo card (charms, diecuts, ribbon)
-Cute Card Thursday #209- anything goes

That is all I have for now!  Please stop back by tonight when I share my next card for Lawn Fawn inspiration week!! ♥♥♥ 

Until later,
~Lea L.

7 comments:

  1. I LOVE this card! Pin worthy! ;)

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  2. Definately pin worthy! This is such a beautiful card! I love the butterfly! Thank you for joining us this week at Frosted Designs!

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  3. What a pretty card! Love the ruler paper and the rosette!! Thanks for joining us this week at Frosted Designs!

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  4. Gorgeous papers, colours & layout!

    Thank you for sharing with us at CES Challenge this week, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  5. Beautiful! Love the colors... the rosette is awesome, great buttons, and love your take on the grid. Thanks for playing at Frosted Designs.

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  6. Wow - a wonderful creation! Those papers are lush! Thanks for joining us at CES this week, Sheena xx

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Lea