Tuesday, December 10, 2013

CASology Guest Designer!



Hello friends!  I'm super excited to be the Guest Designer over at CASology this week.  When I won a couple of weeks ago, Melissa sent me a note asking me if I'd like to guest design...well hello...YES...was my quick reply!

This week's cue word is snowflake.  I am late to the glitter paper trend, but I had just ordered some from Stampin' Up and wanted to give it a go with my snowflake dies.  This is one of those cards that translated perfectly from my head to my card.  Doesn't happen often, but I love it when it does!  I added a button and a touch of thread to make the card a bit more whimsical feeling.  The ink color for the PaperSmooches sentiment is Smoky Slate. It looks better in real life than in my picture, but I think it is my new favorite gray ink pad!


Hope you are all finishing up your Christmas cards.  I'd love to see you play along at CASology!

30 comments:

  1. I really love how you added the thread wrapped around so Lynn...something that seems simple adds so MUCH to your design. Congrats on being guest designer...love what you have done!

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  2. congrats! Your card is gorgeous! I adore all the pink!

    Thanks for the happy mail!!!

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  3. oh, this is glitter divine! I love that bold snowflake on pink with grey...super pretty! I'm so glad your card found you..I've only sent out 2 so far (yours and Aimes') May have to make Happy New Year cards this year instead :(

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  4. Oh my goodness! Love everything about this!

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous, Lynn! Love the beautiful softness and fabulous sparkle! You nailed this one!

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  6. Pretty in pink (probably the 10th person to say that, but it's so true!) Love the whimsical feel of the thread - definitely have to give that a try! Great to have you as GD this week!

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  7. Whoo Hoo :) Enjoy the GD spot! Love the card - snowflakes are always a favorite of mine :)

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  8. Lynn I love your glittery snowflake card, pink and silver/grey are so beautiful together. So glad to see you as our Guest Designer this week! Yay!

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  9. This is beautiful and so sweet in pink, Lynn! I always forget about my glitter! I really need to dig it out for snowflakes like this!!!
    So happy to have you as our guest designer this week at CASology! :)

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  10. Beautiful card , love the pink and the beautiful way you tied your bow!

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  11. congrats on the GDT! The pink card base is adorable and the little thread just so cute x

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  12. Soft and delicate Lynn, love this!

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  13. Gorgeous card, Lynn! I love your sparkly snowflake and how you placed the pretty thread behind it...so lovely!
    Congrats on your Guest DT spot, too!

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  14. Congrats on your GD post Lynn! What a lovely creation, the soft pink background is a perfect backdrop of the delicate snowflake!

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  15. GORGEOUS!! Love these trendy elements together! AND thank you for the beautiful card and photo in the mail! My family adores it! xoxo

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  16. congrats on being a GD! love your card!TFS

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  17. Congrats on the guest gig, Lynn! This pretty-in-pink number is so sweet! Lovin' the glitter paper - way less messy than actual glitter too which is a winner in my book! :)

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  18. Congratulations on GD, Lynn! Your card is so pretty! I love the loopy thread and have been seeing it everywhere on cards but haven't added any to mine just yet! Thank you for the inspiration.

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  19. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL, Lynn...Simply lovely:)!! Well deserved Guest Designer spot...congrats and hugs:)!!

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  20. Congrats on the guest design spot, Lynn! The card is so beautiful! I couldn't love this more.

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  22. This is so soft and lovely. Did you used just regular sewing thread? I can't believe it stays in position like that if you did.

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  23. Gorgeous! Love the color combo and the loops of thread behind - that really frames the snowflake.

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  24. Congrats to you! And I love when that happens with cards...and this one is such a beauty!

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  25. So extremely CAS and so elegant and lovely and sugary sweet! So happy to have as the Guest Designer this week on CASology! Love seeing your wonderful lovely creations!

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  26. beautiful! love the loose thread and glittery snowflake...so pretty!

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  27. Lynn, this is drop dead gorgeous! Love that glitter paper snowflake (must try that!), and the thread is such a fun touch! So glad to have you guest designing tis week at CASology!

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  28. I adore this, Lynn ... the loops of thread behind the sparkly snowflake give it such a soft look ... perfect with the pretty pink! Anita :)

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