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Wednesday, 6 July 2011

cr84fn # 33

Good afternoon all!
First of all can I shout from the rooftops to tell you all I got A TERRIFIC TOP 3 place in last weeks challenge at CR84FN I am so chuffed. As soon as I recieve my badge I`ll put it at the top of my sidebar..


The colours for this fortnights challenge at CR84FN are red,pinkand a neutral. Now red and pink are colours I would never normally put together and I did struggle to come up with something I wanted to admit to making lol. My first attempt went straight into the bin but that was mainly down to not having any mojo on monday. How typical, I take a week off work and my mojo goes on holiday.
Yesterday was completely different. I took a different approach and within minutes came up with this one, much, much better than the first.
I`ve kept it CAS as this seems to be my preferred style at the moment.
A6 white card base.
Panel cut slightly smaller than card, I`ve embossed lines on one side of panel with score board.
The DP is a from my snippet box and is by Pink Petticoat from the His/ Hers papers
The image is by Chocolate Baroque Fresh Florals set, coloured with a mix of watercolour pencils and promarkers then cut out with a nestie oval.
The sentiment is from Flourishes Orchids set, stamped in Versafine Black and cut out with a nestie circle.
I`ve added a pink gingham ribbon and bow.
The panel is added using foam pads.


I`m being extremely good just lately and going straight to my snippet box for papers rather than cutting into new sheets or printing more off. Not that it`s making much of a hole in the amount of snippets I have but every little helps and I`m determined not to buy new papers for a while (until I see something that I just can`t live without lol)

Thanks for popping in...Lynne xxx

17 comments:

  1. Oh, what a great idea! I will copy it today, forgive me... but I make a card with a motorcycle for a man, so it will look different. I love your card, it is georgeous!

    Beate

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  2. An absolute show stopper Lynne! Vx

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  3. ...Oh and congratulations on making top 3! Vx

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  4. Congratulations on your Top 3 at CR84FN - you have no idea how hard it is to pick just 3 :))

    And you've done it again Lynne - this is just lovely. The layers, the embossing and the poppies are gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN!

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  5. Congrats on the Top 3....and waht a beautiful card you have created for this week....simply gorgeous! And love the gingham ribbon!

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  6. Lynne, first of all CONGRATS!
    Secondly, another STUNNING entry!!! WOW! Gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing along with CR84FN!!

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  7. This is charming! Your flowers are lovely!!!

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  8. So beautiful, Lynne! Love all the white on white! Congrats on your Top 3 and thanks for joining us again at CR84FN!

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  9. Lynne, this is absolutely LOVELY! Super image and I just LOVE that gingham bow! I also LOVE the scoring! THX for playing with us at CR84FN! Another FAB card!

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  10. Congrats on last week's honor Lynne! We loved your project! This card is gorgeous! So fresh and elegant! Thanks for playing along with CR84FN :)

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  11. Gorgeous! Love the flower image, your scored lines and the layout. Simply fabulous.

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  12. Such a gorgeous creation sweetie, fab design and colours, hugs Pops x

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  13. Congrats on your Terrific Top 3. Very pretty card,love the stamped flowers.xxx

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  14. Hi Lynne

    You are a good girl .. .. heading straight for your snippets.

    Perhaps we should all post a picture of our snippets and then post another in 6 months time to see if we can see any difference!!

    Mine just seem to keep multiplyiing .. no matter how many cards I make LOL!!

    Never mind .. I am having fun!

    Love Jules xx

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  15. Congrats on your Top 3 Lynne; I'm not surprised though!! This is another gorgeous card - you do CAS so well. xx

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  16. Congrats on top three. Your CAS card is fantastic. I prefer a card that can be put into an envelope. So you can put it in an envelope and mail it to me! Gorgeous.

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