14 January 2010

Shabby Chic Sarah Kay

Happy Thursday everyone! Simon Says Stamp Challenges has a fantastic challenge this week - SHABBY CHIC!!! I love Shabby Chic. Can you tell? Although my house is anything but... my husband prefers modern asian resort style (is that even a style?), but I have managed to get a few quilts over the couches here and there!

Anyhoo.... on to my card (I tend to go off the subject a bit don't I?) - this is what I came up with. I just love the Sarah Kay stamps from Stampavie. They remind me of birthday cards I used to get as a child when the images were used by John Sands.



The crochet flower is made by yours truly. And the little coffee coloured roses are from Bizzy Becs range and I am in love with them - I had coffee coloured roses in my wedding bouquet.



The layout is from Card Patterns challenge sketch #46 and I used the recipe from A Spoon Full of Sugar challenge #86 A recipe - 3 pieces designer paper, 1 piece ribbon, 3 flowers and 3 buttons. And because I used stitching on the card, I can also enter her in the Just us Girls challenge "Stitching"




8 comments:

  1. Super cute! I love this image. And the coloring is fantastic.

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  2. Noooo, noooo could never tell, hehehe I absolutely LOVE your shabby style, it's gorgeous and this card just proves it! I love everything about it Kylie, you have knocked the socks off this challenge!
    Hugs Kel xx

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  3. Oh beautiful. Lovely card, love the flower. Kim

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  4. Love the muted color palette and that sweet image! Great take on the CP sketch!

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  5. This is just so cute! Love the image and that gorgeous flower!

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  6. Hi,
    beautiful work.
    Thanks for joining in the SimonSaysChallenge this week.

    Domi

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  7. WOW!!!! Gorgeous card Kylie & love the colours- brilliant! Best of luck with your entry Hun!

    Cheers,

    Deb

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  8. This is adorable Kylie! I love blue and brown together! Those gingham brads/buttons are the sweetest.

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