Friday, 8 February 2013

February's Challenge entry

I realised yesterday that we were already a week into February and I was going to renege on my New Year's resolution unless I was careful.

There are so many challenge blogs, but as you know from my post in January I have a few favourites. Luckily there were two that took my eye and I have to admit that I am cutting it fine to get this project onto one of them.

The first one is The Freshly Made Sketches #72 -  A Sketch by Candy


I have a few yummy things from the new Spring/Summer catalogue that I thought would be fun to play with for this sketch and then I spotted another challenge that also took my fancy.

So I decided to combine the above with the Less is More Challenge - Kraft & Creme

In Stampin' Up! terms this means Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla. This is such a classic and classy combination - good for any number of occasions.


The Stampin' Up! products used are

Stamp set : Itty Bitty Banners
Card stock : Crumb Cake and Very Vanilla
Paper : Print Poetry Designer Series Paper Stack*
Accessories :  Designer Builder Brads*, Natural 7/16" Trim Ribbon*, Bitty Banners framelit dies, Delicate Doilies Sizzlits, Dimensionals

* from Spring/Summer Seasonal Catalogue

I hope you like my attempt at these two challenges and please feel free to leave a comment.

7 comments:

  1. Love the Crumb Cake and Vanilla together - such a pretty card! Thanks for joining us at FMS!

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  2. This is super, looks great
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Less is More

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  3. Love what you have done here Fiona. I love the fact SU have bought out these new smaller paper packs. The Pinkies are doing a couple of Blog hops this weekend so we've all been playing with the new products. I love the Print Poetry papers and those little roses on the ribbon are gorgeous! I need to play some more! I might have to do something for the Less is More challenge! :-) Paula xxx

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  4. This card is just beautiful Fiona! I love those neutral colours! So elegant! Looks great with the natural trim and the brad! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  5. fab card.. love the DP

    Sorry for my late visit!Thanks for joining us at our 2nd birthday celebrations this week
    Jen xx
    "Less Is More"

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  6. Great job combining the two challenges! This is such a lovely card. Thanks for sharing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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