Monday, February 06, 2012

TRR Challenge #21 Shabby Chic Birthday

Welcome friends to another fun fortnightly challenge at The Ribbon Reel! Not only is Lenet our fab host this week but its also her birthday! Lenet has chosen this beautiful shabby photo.....


...and ask that you create a BIRTHDAY card /project using the COLOURS from the photo, plus RIBBON, LACE, ROSES and STITCHING!

Here is my card..

I used some gorgeous rose paper from Papermania, as well as papers from MME. I just love using these colours, they are so easy to work with.

I chose to use this beautiful blue Gardenia and a couple of pink cherry blossoms instead of roses, as the paper is covered in them. The sentiment is from WMS which I added stitching and pearls to. You can just about see my little bow underneath the Gardenia which is baby pink seam binding. I completed the card by adding white crochet lace to the bottom.

Don't forget to check out the rest of the DT cards and wish Lenet a Happy Birthday!

Challenges:
The Hybrid Chick: Card Caravan #12 Ribbon
Lily Pad Cards - Patterned Paper
Allsorts Challenge #140 Free & Easy
Do You Stack Up # 57 Anything Goes
Dutch Dare Card Challenges #150 Colour Photo Inspiration

Supplies used:
Cardstock - Papermania & MME
Ribbon - 16mm White Crochet Lace, Baby Pink Seam Binding from The Ribbon Reel
Flowers - Blue Gardenia and Pink Cherry Blossoms from The Ribbon Reel
Stamps - Sentiment from WMS
Other - Nesties and Pearls from stash


TFL!

6 comments:

Pauline said...

This is stunning Keilly, I love the paper and the gorgeous blossoms, the seam binding and lace, so pretty!

DistinctiveLMNts said...

I love your card , all the little details are beautiful. Thanks for joining us at DDCC.
Lisa

febe said...

Awesome work on the details. Love your layout and the soft colors. Beautiful!

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Julie said...

This is such a pretty card, I love the soft colours. Thanks for joining us on the card caravan at The Hybrid Chick.

Chantal said...

I love your card! It's so sweet! Thanks for joining in at Dutch Dare Card Challenges this week!

Olga Wright said...

Very sweet card you git there. Very girly card. Love the selection of colors.
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