A card I love with a twist...

January 31, 2014


Hello!

There are some cards that have to be done again. The Cottage Charm card, is one of them. I must confess I'm in love with sketches that allow some sort of window layout to the card. In the case of this specific card, it's a window created by the amount of layers and the way they are placed.


So today, I have a remake of the card I love, with a sketch I came up with through trial and error and a twist in the color palette. This image can give you a better idea:


One very important detail is that this card is quite larger (6 1/4 " long by almost 5" wide) compared to the original one. But it kept it's charm. Here it is...



Materials
Shery K. Designs paper - Antoinette
Haj Design paper - Gorgeous Roses
Spellbinders:
- Grand Large Labels
- Butterfly Magic
- A2 Filigree Delight
- Fancy Framed Tags Two
Color Box pigment ink in pink
Ranger distress ink in Spun Sugar
My Pink Stamper - Spanish Sayings
Stampendous - Spanish Messages
Merletto pearls and crystals
Other generic Materials
Kraft heavy weight paper
Old blue pearlescent paper
1 inch pink ribbon
2 inch one sided lace


This is Valentine's card. The sentiments I stamped are in Spanish and translated it says: "Princess... I love you". I really hope you like it. This card has a tiny bit of my heart in it. :)

This card is participating in:
 
Color Throwdown #277 
Color Throwdown Blog

Favourite Sketch Challenge
Top Tip Tuesday Blog

Ribbon Carousel Blog 

You are just my Type
Paper Issues Blog
 
Naughty or Nice Blog

Challenge 99 - Sharing the love 
Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog 

Challenge #92 - Anything goes with a Valentine's twist 
7Kids Challenge Blog

A Creative Romance Blog

Crafty Mojo Blog

As you like It Blog

Ladybug Crafts Blog

Fairy Tale Challenge Blog

Love & Valentine's  
Digi Designs Challenge Blog

Lots of Love 
JellyPark Challenge Blog 

Valentine's/Love 
Kitty Bee Designs Blog

 


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32 comentarios

  1. Thanks for sharing your very creative project with us Graciellie! The colors are spot on and the elements visible thru the oval window are delightful details!
    ~ginny, DT for Aud Sentiments: #99 "Sharing the Love"
    RubberMAD (GettyCollection.com)

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  2. Ginny, Thank you! I'm glad you came and left me some love and support.

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  3. It's lovely...soo sweet and vintage chic!! Thxs for joining us at CTD!!

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  4. This is very beautiful! Thank you for joining Naughty or Nice Challenge #1!

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  5. Torico, thanks for stopping by! I hope it's the first of many NN Challenges...

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  6. Lovely layering with so many vintage details! Gorgeous creation! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Color Throwdown!

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  7. Beautifully done! So pretty and sweet and feminine! Thanks so much for joining us at Color Throwdown this week!

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  8. Thank you Broni. I'm glad you liked it. Thanks for stopping by!

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  9. Graciellie, this creation is positively delightful! Your use of dies is incredible and I love the paper you chose. Such a beautiful card design. Thank you for sharing with us at 7 Kids College Fund!
    Hugs and blessings,
    Karen

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  10. This is absolutely gorgeous! Thank you for joining our challenge at http://www.7kidscollegefund.com/

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  11. Karen and Anita, I thank you both very much for stopping by and for your kind words...

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  12. What a romantic card, just gorgeous! Thanks for joining our first NON challenge!

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  13. Amazing layering as always - I love the lace, and the colour scheme is delicious. Thank you for joining in with us for this challenge! MC at Aud Sentiments and http://cardsbymc.blogspot.com

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  14. Wow! that's stunning! I love it! Beautiful creation! Thanks for sharing at Craft Mojo this month! Mo dt x

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  15. This is so gorgeous!
    Thanks for joining us over at AudSentiments this week and hope to see you again soon!
    Jennyfer, DT
    ♥ AudSentiments DT ♥
    ♥ Jennyfer Creates ♥

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  16. So Pretty. I love the bright pink with the floral paper. Such wonderful layering too. So glad you could join us at http://7kidschallengeblog.blogspot.com/

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  17. Thank you for sharing your style with us at As You Like It. Your card is beautiful and the layers really enhance the papers. Good Luck. Sarah

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  18. WOW!! STUNNING!!!!! Thanks for joining us at Kitty Bee Designs for our Valentine's/Love challenge.
    Blessings,
    Zella

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  19. Love the way you combined the colors and you are right we all do have our favorite designs which we have to remake!! I did the same recently to make a heart box card!!
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  20. Love the way you combined the colors and you are right we all do have our favorite designs which we have to remake!! I did the same recently to make a heart box card!!
    Cheers
    Dr Sonia

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  21. Great colours!

    Thanks for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challengeblog!

    Andrea :-)

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  22. your card is ever so pretty! I love the softness of it.... Thanks for playing with us at Jellypark Friends for our Lots of Love challenge!
    Hugs,
    Georgia

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  23. What great attention to the detailing. Love the soft tones. You have created a very pretty card. Love it. Thank you for joining us over at Ladybug Crafts. Hugs Nina

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  24. Wow, this is so lovely. I just adore how you have combined the die cuts and the lace! Thanks so much for playing this time at Jellypark Friends:)

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  25. that is so pretty. the die cuts and lace are a beautiful and very feminine touch.
    thanks for playing with us at Jellypark Friends.

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  26. This is gorgeous!!

    Thank you for playing along with us at Di's Digis, I hope you'll join us for our current challenge!

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Thanks so much for your kind comments!

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