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Tuesday, 5 April 2011

I just couldn`t resist...

I`m sorry but the pull was just too strong. I really think I need therapy for this addiction, my willpower alone is not good enough. I promise myself faithfully each week that I will not get carried away but here we are, only Tuesday and I am about to open up to the world.

I have failed.

What have I done, you maybe asking yourselves, that is so awful that I`ve had to confess all to cyberland.

Well, I have given in to temptation....and made another card for the Less is More Challenge. Sorry folks, I did try...

I just picked up this stamp which is another of the Fancy Flourishes from Papertrey and it cried out to be stamped in black. Once that was done I couldn`t resist the urge to add some red gems here and there. The sentiment is from Papermania Chatsworth Collection and seemed the perfect choice to go with the flourish.
Once it was finished I just thought, well this has this weeks Less is More challenge written all over it, so I gave in and posted.
Can anyone let me know when the first session of Less is More Anonymous starts please, I need to put my name down.

Thanks for popping in...Lynne xxx


  1. Lol - this made me laugh - looks like LIMA will be a busy support group! Another great card though!

  2. LOL hi again Lynne
    We LOVE your 'problem' and as far as we know there is no known cure!!
    Your card is simply wonderful
    Love the font with the flourish, it looks great
    Thanks so much
    "Less is More"

  3. Lynn - don't stop - this is so pretty, so elegant! I love the gems!

  4. My name is Kathy and I'm a CAS-aholic too!!! FAB card and a lovely PTI flourish


  5. Gorgeous card... know what you mean about the "addiction"
    Sue B x

  6. Hi Lynne

    LOL - gorgeous card - it is addictive I know!


  7. Hehe, a serious addiction indeed Lynne, but when this is the result, does it matter?! Another perfect creation. xx

  8. I'd be there with you! Glad you gave in cos this is a super card. Love the flourish and the gems. x

  9. Lynne is fabulous!
    You are forgiven for making another card... you just couldn't help yourself could you!
    I've just got my laptop back, but it's like a new one and everything needs re-loading! Yuk!

  10. Gorgeous card, I love it. Jo x

  11. Oh dear - I think we're all having the same problem! The red gems are gorgeous with that flourish.

  12. Wow Lynne I just had a wander around your blog - you are absoutely brilliant at CAS!!! I love your cards and your flourish stamps are 'to die for'!!
    Thanks for your lovely comment, I find CAS difficult but I know where to come when I need inspiration.
    Heather xx

  13. Oh Yes, We understand but don't worry you're among friends here:0)Brilliant card, love that flourish stamp:0)
    By the way who's legs are they peeking out from under your card? do you have a little pixie who kindly supports as you take the photo. I've noticed his feet before and his trousers match the background to your cards, now that's dedication, LOL :0) xxx

  14. A wonderful creation - Oh dear, who can resist such temptations?! :-) Resistance is futile! Look forward to seeing your creation next week. :-) Lynn x

  15. This is lovely. I love the way you have positioned the flourish.
    Thank you for commenting on my card.
    Cyber hug,Eria

  16. LOL! At least I know I'll be in good company!! Fab card!!

  17. Spot on less is definitely more. Great take on the challenge.

  18. Very elegant, love it
    Jose x

  19. Another very elegant card:-)

  20. LOL You crack me up. Hey make as many as you want I say. CAS are easy, quick and great to have on hand for emergencies. :0)

  21. Ha ha ha . . . I think there'll be a queue for the first session!

    FAB card hon.

    Hugs, Sandra


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