Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Slightly Vintage

This week there have been some very pretty color
challenges.  Very soft, vintage, girly, right up my alley.
I missed most of them, but will still be able to
enter in The Playdate Cafe and Off The Wall Craftiness Challenges
Looks like I missed the Playdate, got my days mixed up.
I'm a little bummed, I wanted to enter their challenge all
week and thought I had time. Oh well.  You can see
where my color scheme came from anyway.
I loved both of these Color Inspirations.
I am also trying my hand at the Verve sketches this
month.  This is week 3. I will be posting them out of
order. As I am still working on week 1

Now for the details of the card
I have made this pendant before and love it!  
Got the idea From Andrea Ewen
I love her work, and she does beautiful Pendants & medallions.
The Inside-

It is hard to tell, but I chalked the doily with a
light pink and lightly inked the circle with Pink Passion

Supplies Used:
Cardstock: Paper Studio and Bazzill
Designer Paper: K&Co. and Marcella by Kay
Frame and Envelope: Marcella by Kay- Wedding
Pearls: Recollections
Flower Center: Offray
Ribbon: Ribbon Boutique & Robert Stanley Collection
Thank You Stamps: Stampin' Up
Ink: Pink Passion- Stampin' Up
Thank You Rub On: Duplicate Rub-Ons
Doily: Wilton
Die Cut: Spellbinders Shapeabilities- Renaissance Hearts

Challenges I would like to enter this card in:

Viva La Verve: Sketch Challenge
Off The Wall Craftiness: Vintage- Color 
Fab'n'Funky Challenge: Make Your Own Embellishment
Stamping Scrapping Challenge Central: Pink & 1 Product From Store- Renaissance Hearts
Bearly Mine: Ribbons and Pearls
I Did It Creations: Bling It Up
Forgotten Scraps: Flowers- They are in Designer paper


Dorcas said...

Nice job, Stacey! I still think you ought to enter this card about three times as each angle (inside and out) could be a seperate card!
Shame you missed playdate but there's quite a few blingy challenges it would probably fit in.

dj1952 said...

Your card is so beautiful! I love the medalions you did. I've been meaning to go over to her site and try my hand at it, but even if I do, I'll never be as good as you are. I love the pearls and all of the pretty pastel colors. Oh, and I love your new blog. I'm trying to see if I can do my own, if not, I'll be checking with someone, too. I hate the generic fonts, etc. Love, dj

Cheryl said...

oh wow this is just so elegant,adore the detail which I must say is just fantastic hugs cheryl xxxx

Amy said...

WOW!! Your medallions are fantastic and outright beautiful! You have included so many wonderful details here and none are out of place. Thanks for playing with OTWC this week!

Rosemary said...

Beautiful cards - love the vintage,feminine feel!

Heidi said...

This is so elegant! Wonderful colours and design:)
Very pretty papers and details.
Gorgeous Stacey!
Have a great day.
Hugs, Heidi:)

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Is there any hidden message in the envelope?
Vintagy and sooo beautiful!

craftyb said...

such a pretty card...i love the soft colours - so pretty and elegant! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations this week! bx

The Bug said...

Beautiful Stacy! Great job!Thanks for joining our pink challenge at Stamping Scrapping Challenge Central.
Hugs, Wini

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

love these images :) Amazing card! Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine.....


Donna said...

Really lovely card Stacey, thanks for playing along this week at Bearly Mine Challenges.
Donna xx

Tenia Nelson said...

So so pretty!!! Thanks for playing at OTWC!!!

Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Congrats on your win at OTWC!

michele hileman said...

Wow that is awesome. Thank you for joining us at IDIC

Jaclyn Miller said...

Love your soft and pretty card with all of those pearls. Congrats on being featured this week at OTWC. So glad you played along.

dj1952 said...

I also wanted to congratulate you on your win over at OTWC. Love, dj

Colleen Dietrich said...

Stacy, congrats on winning at OTWC! This is truly such a beautiful card, and even though that's a random draw, I still think it deserves a win based on merit! And isn't Andrea very influencing? I have been lucky enough to have lunch with her twice and pick her brain for ideas.

Congrats once again!

corinne said...

very nice !!!! thank you for joining us on craftyourpassion'challenge blog.
Good luck !

Anonymous said...

So many beautiful details.Lots of thought and work have gone into this.Love the delicate colours.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion :D
Lisa x

E.T said...

another beauty! LOVE the little envelope! SO cute! the doily and the pearls look great!

...just Barbara said...

Just dropping by to check out your great card! Thanks for playing along in the "Spring or Flowers" challenge at Forgotten Scraps. ;D

Vixykins said...

Such a pretty card and delicate colours. Thank You for joining in at Bearly Mine Challenges x


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