Sunday, 27 September 2009

Rosie Dees challenge

Another scheduled post, this time for Sunday afternoon and a new challenge theme at Rosie Dees with a fab prize on offer from The Cutting Cafe, so do go check it out. Also the reveal of my card from this week.........and apologies to everyone and especially my teamies at Rosie Dees for their understanding as I have been unable to create anything for this weeks challenge due to ill health. But I am on the mend and will be back next week !

The theme for this card was Stars and Stripes. My stripes are in the form of DP from Daisy Bucket, two Christmas trees simply cut from brown cardstock and a pale blue pearlescent and run through the Bug using a swirly folder. A border punched with Martha Steward Embossed Zigzag, some velvet ribbon, a pearl ribbon slide and some star gems on the trees. Two stars atop the trees are from a punch and glittered with Stickles. The greeting is Penny Black 3995F.

12 comments:

  1. love this hun its so elagant love it love cheryl x

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  2. Wow Brenda this is delish - a very elegant Christmas card.

    Love Lynda xxx

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  3. Beautiful card! Glad to hear you are on the mend x

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  4. Very classy, I love the simplicity it gives it
    a real elegant feel, Brenda your so clever with your designs.. Im in awe..

    issy

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  5. Wonderful card!I`m so glad you are on the mend:)
    Have a great week:)

    Hugs,Kari:)

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  6. This is lovely...love the little piece on the corner.

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  7. Fab card. I just love those colours. Hope you're feeling better soon.
    Beryl xx

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  8. A beautiful card with such an unusual colour scheme. I love it!

    Those trees are so up-to-the-minute too!

    Lesley Xx

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  9. What a beautiful card!! I love these colors together! Thanks for visiting me, I love it when I get new visitors because it gives me an opportunity to meet more creative & talented crafters!
    xx
    Emma:)

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  10. Gorgeous Brenda. Love the ribbon and buckle. Hope you are feeling better by now.
    Hugs
    Desire

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  11. Lovely card Brenda. I love all of the different elements you used here. The colours, velvet ribbon, pearled ribbon slide...really elegant!
    thanks for visiting my little spot and leaving a comment ;)
    Chriss

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  12. Love this card.Nice trees, beautiful colour comb and love the buckle.

    Thankyou for visiting my blog.
    Linda

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