Sunday, July 15, 2012

Caribbean Sunshine Strips

PDCC, CASE Study, MFW

supplies: white cardstock, strips from various design papers:  My Mind's Eye Stella & Rose pads: Hazel and Gertie,  Lost & Found Two: Breeze, Echo Park's Hello Summer, MME Six by Six Everyday Flair,  Basic Grey's Shine On, Hero Arts CL495 Blossom Art, CL511 Sweet Threads Thank You, mid-tone Pool ink, blue gems, Martha Stewart doily punch, Fiskar's edge punch

Here's a card I made for 3 challenges this week.  The Play Date Cafe wants us to use Caribbean Blue, Shoreline, and Sunshine:


And CAS-ual Fridays want us to use strips of color or pattern in a CAS card:

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And I'd also like to enter this card into the Stamp It! Cards Thank You Challenge at Moxie Fab World.

22 comments:

  1. Hi Lin....gorgeous card love the flower and the colours and layout are beautiful. Caroline xxx

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  2. Love your pretty, patterned strips, Lin, and that flower is wonderful too! :)

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  3. wow lin...this is gorgeous...I love the centre of the flower...hugs kath xxx

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  4. Oh this is fabulous Lin.
    luv
    Debby

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  5. Lovely Lin. Great combination of colours and design elements.

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  6. What a beautiful card! I love the strips of pp and the flower stamped on pp. Simple and beautiful:)

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  7. Beautiful flower and so well displayed by the strips of paper! I love the flower center gems.

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  8. You have such a talent for combining colors and patterns. I love the combination of the border punch designs on this card and I will be using that idea soon.

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  9. Great colors and gorgeous flower Lin!

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  10. Gorgeous work Lin!
    That is one creative use of that flower!
    wow!!!

    TFS~

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  11. A 3-fer, and done with such style! Great take on the color combo, which I find kind of odd (sorry!). You made it rock. Brilliant flower and lovely design.

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  12. LOVE that FAB flower with the polka dots and the different strips of papers and edges you used! GREAT card!

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  13. That's a great take on the challenge colors! Love the bejeweled center of the flower!

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  14. love the combination of die cut edges,colors & patterns - and that gem in the center of your flower - perfect!

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  15. Ever so pretty, Lin! LOVE that big, bold blossom! And your layered pennants are fantastic! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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  16. OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH! I love this Lin! I LOVE that gem center!!!!!! LOVE your papers too:) YOU ROCKED this challenge! THANKS so much for joining in the fun and playing along with us over at the PDCC:)


    ps....I'm doing ok--just super busy! Hopefully that will slow down (for real!) in August! HUGS HUGS HUGS! Love ya!

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  17. What a gorgeous, wanna-reach-out-and-touch flower, Lin! The little gems in the center really catch my eye.

    Thanks for playing with us at The Play Date Cafe this week. :)

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  18. Gorgeous! That layout is divine and you totally rocked that color combo! So bold and pretty!
    Thanks so much for playing with us this week at CAS-ual Fridays :D

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  19. Lin, this is so lovely!! Your strips, the colors and layout with that PRETTY flower make for a simply wonderful card!! Thanks for being a part of the challenge this week at CAS-ual Fridays and sharing your creativity:)!!

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  20. Hey Lin! Thanks once again for linking up to the Thank You Challenge for Stamp It! Cards Week in the Moxie Fab World! :)

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