Saturday, January 5, 2013

Love U

I wanted to make a Valentine's Day card without overflowing it with hearts and red/pink. As good as my intentions are, I usually don't get them mailed and so therefore it could be used as an anniversary/spouse birthday/new love/etc card. The majority of the time I like to make my cards more general themed because I can use them for more than one occasion. I just build up my stash and run to it when needed. Sounds good in theory, right?! :) 
I chose to use Magnolia's Sister and Brother image. I've used it for Christmas before, as well. I followed the sketch from deconstructing jen. I'll have to admit I felt a little out of my league joining in this challenge, but I guess that is what "challenge" means. They are having a DT call, so I took a gander at that, too. 
The paper and twine are from My Mind' Eye (another treasure found at TJ Maxx-paper packs for $2.99). I believe the punch is Fiskars, but I could be wrong. The sentiment was hand written.

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6 comments:

Dawny P said...

This is so lovely - a really nice design. Happy New Year and thank you or joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge. Hugs, Dawny x

Rica said...

A fabulous card, a great design and lovely colours.......your image is adorable.

hugs
Heather xx
Thanks so much for joining us Simon Says Stamp challenge.

Pia S said...

What a sweet image! Love your choice of papers and colors and the jute is such a nice detail! I popped over from MIM to visit.

Danni said...

This is just so sweet!

Lisa S. said...

Great take on Jen's sketch and good luck with the DT call. Wonderful card and love your colored image. :) Thanks for joining us at Make It Monday.

Jennifer Shults said...

This is so adorable! I love that stamp and the unique colors! Thanks for joining us at the Deconstructed Sketch!