Sunday, April 14, 2013

Paper Sweeties Inspiration...A Dream

Hi friends! I'm back with day 2 of 4 of the Paper Sweeties' new release peeks! Today I'm showcasing a fun, whimsical set, full of super cute reminders that Spring is on it's way! Here's the card I made featuring the Make Today Beautiful set:


I started this card off with some beautiful 'In Bloom' papers from My Mind's Eye. Really I just started rearranging panels until the design came together. The hardest part, which say, took about 2 hours, was deciding on that organza flower. Initially I had a gray bow, then a pink/coral one, then a paper flower, then a button, then the ribbon again, Oy! The flower that ended up on there is from a dress shop in Manhattan...I bought a whole bunch of fabric flowers and leaves that are meant to go on some fancy dresses, but I think they look much better on my cards. :)


For more design inspiration from the Paper Sweeties' team, check out the Paper Sweeties' blog.
Thanks for visiting and I'll be back tomorrow with more PS inspiration!



Stamps: Make Today Beautiful (Paper Sweeties Stamps)
Paper: In Bloom (My Mind's Eye), Going Gray, Whisper White (SU!)
Ink: Versafine Onyx Black
Accessories: Pennant Trim die (Verve~A Cut Above dies), PE-02CB-107 (Lines(Pearl)- white (0.3 cm & 0.5 cm) CRW-04CB-137 (Dots Pearl - Soft Pink (0.3 cm & 0.5 cm) Zva Creative, Organza flower, Amana Circle die (Memory Box), Silver Pearl Liquid Pearls (Ranger), Copics, dimensional
Size: 4 1/4" X 5 1/2"
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10 comments:

  1. Andrea - This is a beautiful card! I love the liquid pearls and that pink flower does look lovely on there. Don't you love finding new ideas for things? It keeps things fresh and exciting. I always love seeing what you have made.
    Blessings,
    Michelle

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  2. This card is gorgeous, and offers so many ideas. Thank you for sharing your amazing talent.

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  3. You are reaching new limits on where you get your supplies, Andrea LOL! Mike's is passe and on to dress shops we go :) Gorgeous card with lots of wonderful Andrea Touches. Love the flower and I just LOVE that paper pack too - got two of them at Mike's.

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  4. This is stunningly beautiful. Everything is perfectly coordinated. The embellishments are perfectly placed. The layout is perfectly balanced. It's just ... perfect! Love it!

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  5. Love your pretty card and the colors. Great choice on the pretty flower. It just sets everything off.

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  6. That pink flower is just gorgeous and a good choice too, I think! Love the colors and the pearl touches.

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  7. You go girl!! Pink flower is perfect!! I'm so impatient and short on time....I'm more go than girl!!! Fabulous!!

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  8. This color combination is so very pretty! Love all the layers and the sweet gray and pink banner!

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