Thursday, March 15, 2012

Lovely. Beautiful. Darling.

Jay Gee's Nook Challenge  has such fabulous inspiration colors.  I love the soft subtle feel to all the photos.  So, I used the colors and the soft feel as my inspiration for this card.  I also really let the patterned paper do the talking.  I stamped the background once with Ranger Pumice Stone ink and the PTI Polka Dot stamps.  I then cut out banners from the coordinating paper and stitched them on to the main patterned paper panel.  Added a couple of gems and adhered the panel to the card base with dimensionals.  Super quick but I love the soft feel.  What about you?  What inspires you from Jay Gee's inspiration photo below?

24 comments:

  1. Lovely, beautiful, darling certainly describes this card Lynn. Love it! Thanks so much for joining us at Jay Gee's. Hugs Judith

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  2. Love how you accented the gorgeous patterned paper with your banners and funky stitching. Haven't played along with this one yet but I will. Love that awesome egg holder in the picture!

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  3. This card is gorgeous Lynn. I love all the different elements that you have used. x Ange

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  4. Lynn, your card is absolutely delish! Gorgeous work! I love the soft colors!

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  5. the stitiching is great-I must look amped the background cardsocjinto doing this myself. I also like the way you have stamped the background-it is an idea I would never have thought of. A real inspirational card!

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  6. I just love this card and its soft colors!!!

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  7. Beautiful card Lynn! Been way too long since I've looked at your blog, so now I have your link on my phone! Hope all is well with you and your family.

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  8. Oh Lynn, this is so beautiful. I love the soft colors, especially that peachy pink. Love that you capitalized on the beautiful patterned paper, too. A stunner as always!

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  9. This has to be one of my faves of yours, Lynn! LOVE the soft, delicate colors and your fun stitching! :)

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  10. Oh this is fun... need to play along (especially since I just won some goodies from Judith)... love the polka dots peeking from behind.

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  11. oh, that paper is just delicious! Love the bit of bling and the stamped polka dots underneath :) Very soothing indeed :)

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  12. It is beautiful, sweet and darling. Love how you used the image on the paper.

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  13. The really delicate colors on this is so inviting! I love it!

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  14. Oooh so soft and pretty, Lynn!!! I feel calmer after my manic days at work just looking at this beauty :)
    Hugs!
    Aimes
    x

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  15. Wow - I love this very soft feel! Great job combing all the patterns and colors!

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  16. Oh my god! I never would have known you made this card (except that it's on your blog - ha), but it is gorgeous! Don't tell me you're one of those people who can do basically anything on a card and make it look good. You've inspired me to try a card with this palette now. Seriously love.

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  17. I love how you've bought all those soft subtle colours into your card Lynn, that paper is amazing and the banners are the perfect embellishment :0)
    Not got round to these photos yet, the muted colours are quite a challenge for me!
    Jenny x

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  18. Gorgeous card lynn. I adore the soft colors and how you used the pattern for your simple sweet statement.

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  19. What an amazing card Lynn, so soft and pretty. Love the layers and the papers.

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  20. This is really pretty. So dainty.

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  21. So pretty, Lynne! I really love those dots on the card base, and the stitching, too. :-)

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