Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Baby Shower

Happy Tuesday all. I've got a quick post for you this evening...I'm not feeling the greatest, I think I'm coming down with a cold. But I took some Airborne and some DayQuil, so hopefully it won't be too bad.

For today's card, I paired the teddy from Wplus9's "Kisses and Cuddles" with the umbrella from Papertrey Ink's "Scattered Showers". I was pleasantly surprised to find that the bear is the perfect size for the umbrellas in that set (wish I could say that was intentional). I'm not completely happy with this card, I wish the teddy bear weren't so high. Maybe I'll make another one and make sure to move it down a bit. This sort of thing probably wouldn't happen if I actually sketched layouts instead of "winging it". LMAO

But I do like the color combo, Melon Mambo, Blush, White and Black and will probably be using it again soon. I also added a little background pattern using Wplus9's "Design Basics: Backgrounds I".

Thanks for stopping by today. I'll be back tomorrow with two of my favorite cards!

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Project Supplies

Paper
Melon Mambo by Stampin' Up!; Vintage Cream and Blush by Papertrey Ink
Stamps
Kisses & Cuddles, Design Basics: Backgrounds I by Wplus9 Design Studio; Scattered Showers by Papertrey Ink
Ink
Black by Colorbox; Pretty in Pink craft ink, Melon Mambo classic ink by Stampin' Up!
Other
Raspberry Fizz buttons by Papertrey Ink; Border punch by Martha Stewart; Pearls generic from Michael's

12 comments:

  1. Wow Dawn, super gorgeous, I am not a pink fans but the card makes me felt pink :) I love every details of the card and also with the stamps (WOW), so perfectly crafted. Looking forward to your next 2 cards.

    Angeline

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  2. What a cute card. So nice to see how well YOUR sets work with sets from other companies. Makes them that more valuable!

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  3. Sooooo adorable! Love the colors, and that background stamping is totally fab! :)

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  4. How a-dorable...gotta love all the pink!!!

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  5. This card is so up my alley! Love how you paired the teddy bear with the umbrella- completely genius!

    I hope you feel better SOON! *hugs*

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  6. Just way too cute! Love the polka dot teddy bear. She looks so adorable under the umbrella, what a great idea! Fab background too!

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  7. Sweet, sweet card. The little bear is adorable.

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  8. This is perfect just the way it is Dawn.. I used some of the background stamps for an upcoming challenge blog post.. and I love it!!!! I am so in love with your stamps! hugs xo

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  9. Cute card! I hope you are feeling better.

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  10. super sweet card! LOVE IT!! hope you feel better soon! =)

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  11. This is flippin' darling, friend! Such an adorable image to begin with, but I absolutely LOVE the way you made that darling lil' bear "rain proof!" Brilliant! {Have to have that punch - NOW!} You are fantastic, seriously! Such fun inspiration~ YEE HAW!

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  12. Super cute! Love the little umbrella and that is a fabulous color combo!

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