Petals and Paisleys Thank You

by Joanne James19. November 2016 20:00

Good evening everyone! I have been making some last minute samples for my Petals and Paisleys class next week and I decided to make a quick card to share with you using this week's Mojo Monday sketch:


This card is also perfect for the current colour challenge over at Fab Friday, since their trio of colours all feature in the Petals and Paisleys Specialty Designer Series Paper and the thankful challenge over at CAS-ual Fridays. Here's my card:


Here's the low-down on today's card:

Petals and Paisleys -  I covered the lower portion of my card with a piece of patterned paper from the Petals and Paisleys DSP which features all three of the challenge colours. I used the two least dominant colours, the Rich Razzleberry and Mint Macaron, for my topper and ribbon detail for added emphasis.

Paisley Framelits - The leaf that features in the paper pattern also has a corresponding framelit, so I cut one out in Mint Macaron as the perfect co-ordinating embellishment. I backed it with a fold of purple ribbon and anchored it using a Razzleberry enamel shape. Perfect!

Stitched Thinlit Dies - My sentiment from the 'Tin of Cards' stamp set is one of my 'go to' stamps for squares, as the font and size fits perfectly. What makes this one stand out is the layering with the stitched border,cut with the new Stitched Shape Thinlits. I've been using these a lot this week and love how they add interest to an otherwise plain shape.

Here is the visual summary of the key products used on today's project for you to pin for easy reference:



You can see all of my 'How To' summaries on my 'How To - Tips and Techniques' Pinterest board in case you've missed any. 

Do visit the other Design Team members to see what they did with this week's colours; there's lots of inspiration over on their blogs too!

Enjoy your day and I'll be back tomorrow with this week's new challenge over at The Paper Players. Until then, happy stampin'!


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Comments (6) -

Kristie W.
Kristie W.United States
11/19/2016 11:17:02 PM #

This is so pretty! Love the flat bow, perfect for mailing.


JuleeUnited States
11/20/2016 7:36:36 PM #

Such a pretty card. Love those papers. Thanks for playing along with Mojo Monday!


Amanda Mertz
Amanda MertzUnited States
11/21/2016 2:11:38 PM #

So pretty!  I love the delicate leaf die cut for the banner element and the ribbon treatment is super cute too!  Thanks for sharing at Fab Friday!


Heather H
Heather HUnited States
11/21/2016 3:51:12 PM #

What a sweet and lovely card - and perfect with our colors!  Love that perfect bow, and love seeing the stitched layers!  Thanks so much for playing at Fab Friday!


brent scheffer
brent schefferUnited States
11/24/2016 11:12:01 PM #

The leaf and the patterns papers really make the card standout!


ChanninUnited States
11/27/2016 5:05:47 AM #

This is beautiful! I really love the color combo you chose! Thanks so much for joining us at the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge!


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