Monday, July 25, 2011

Embellish Magazine challenge

Embellish Magazine's newest challenge is really appealing to me!  Here's the photo inspiration showing the colors we're to use;  the other requirement is to use patterned paper.


Here's my entry - I ADORE these colors together; they're so rich!


supplies: kraft,camel and dark brown card stock, Design Papers from My Mind's Eye "Four Miles Stripe" (I buy it by the ton at Hobby Lobby) and Stella & Rose Hattie pad, Hero Arts CL495 Blossom Art, CL493 Live Live, Anita's Teddy Bear ink, Papertrey Ink flower die, brown fabric flower, gold pearls, Sizzix Branch with Leaves die, EK Success diamond scallop edge punch, machine-stitch zig-zag


And again, I'm entering this into Simon Says Stamp and Show's challenge: Anything Goes.

21 comments:

  1. Lin, you again found the perfect paper for the colors! Love this design and your gorgeous flower!

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  2. Lin, your card is so, so beautifull. Layered flower with pearls is so elegant and love how you used pp.

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  3. Very pretty! Love the stitching! :)

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  4. Hi Lin, this card is gorgeous and your paper is perfect. Love the flower.

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  5. Absolutely incredible. The design, the papers, just Stunning! The flower is the cherry on top.

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  6. This is so pretty. The colors are definitely rich looking and they are perfect. I admire the stitching. It is such a difficult thing for mine to be straight. Good luck on your entries - they certainly look like winners to me :-)

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  7. love your layered flower. such a beautiful card, Lin! love it!

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  8. What a gorgeous flower--you always make the most beautiful flowers! I can almost smell it's beautiful fragrance! LOOOOOOOVE!

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  9. Beautiful card, Lin! Great flower!

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  10. beautiful papers Lin. Perfect for this colour combo. Love the flower too.

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  11. Wow Lin! How did you match that paper so perfectly! And that layered flower is simply stunning! Awesome card!

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  12. The color scheme is fabulous!
    Thanks for entering Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge--Renee, Simon Says Stamp

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  13. Very pretty design! I really like the patterned paper coupled with that flower! Thakns for taking on an Embellish challenge.

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  14. This is great! I love the graphic stripes with the soft flower! Those colors are great together. You are always so inspiring!! Have a great day Lin! :-)

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  15. You have used the colors so beautifully!! Love the flower and pearl center!! Just scrumptious!

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  16. Lovely! The design is gorgeous and the flower beautiful!

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  17. So pretty - love the cool blues and warm browns together. The flower is lovely and that's a wonderful sentiment stamp! So happy you shared it with us this week at Simon Says Stamp and Show!

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  18. Pretty take on the challenge, Lin! I love your flower and stitching!

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  19. This card is fabulous Lin! The patterned paper is perfect for the challenge and I am in love with that amazing flower!!!! Thanks for playing along with us!

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Thank you so much for your kind comments - they make my day!