Saturday, April 2, 2011

Spring Is In The Air

I had 3 get well cards to make, so these cards from K & Co. made the 
perfect base to make some pretty but quick cards. 
This is for a friend who had knee surgery.  I have 2 more of these 
cards that will pop up sometime soon. We are in the middle of spring
here in North Carolina, but are now in a cold spell with a bit of rain.
So this card is the perfect color combo to cheer one up.
At least it does for me!

 Close up of Medallion- I chalked it to give it a more off white look
It is also close enough to show one of the pearls fell off!- oops!

Inside Of Card
Inside- Top
Inside- Bottom

Shabby Tea Room's Color Inspiration

Supplies Used:
Card Kit: K&Co. (All paper)
Ribbon: Offray
Sentiment: Mine From Computer
White Flower: Recollections
Patterned Flowers: Marvy Punches
Die Cut: Martha Stewart Tags- Chalked & Spellbinders Labels 8
Lace: From Joann's- Chalked
Pearls: Recollections

Challenges I Would Like To Enter This Card In:

The Shabby Tea Room: Color Inspiration & Flowers
House Of Gilli: Ribbons & Pearls
Wags 'n Whiskers: Ribbons & Pearls
Charisma Cardz: Bling & Sparkle
The Rubber Cafe: Spring Flowers (Inside)
Pattie's Creations: Flowers and Pearls
Scrapbook Sisters: Card For a Special Lady
Gingerloft: Die Cuts
Scrappy Frogs: Flowers (On Inside) & Lace
Card Makin Mamas: Embellish It


dj1952 said...

Stacey this is very pretty. The colors are very soothing. It looks like the colors came right out of that room. I like your decorating the inside of the cards, too. Hugs, dj

Ann said...

Ribbons, lace, pearls, and sparkles - this card has it all! Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs!

Cheryl said...

oh wow hun just adore this,the papers work perfectly beautiful layout too hugs cheyrl xxxxx

Lila Castro said...

What a beatiful card and a lovely pearls

Sandi said...

Stacey - pretty card (I love easels) and I never noticed the missing pearl, LOL!
Thanks for playing in our 'Flowers OR Flowers and Pearls' challenge!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Faye said...

Hi Stacey, long time, no visit, so sorry I've neglected you, I've been chasing my tail a bit.
:( Hopefully things will settle down now I've organised some things.
So this lovely get well card. Well it's beautifully put togther and I love the soft refreshing colours. Totally fab. Have a delish weekend. xxx

majsan said...

A really cute card. And nice of you to make this card to your friend <3
Thank you for joining us at CRAFT US CRAZY
Good luck!

BugBites said...

This is sure to make someone feel better. Thanks for sharing with us at Frosted Designs.

Charlene said...

Beautiful!! I love the doily and the pearls around its a beautifully finished card I love it!! Thanks for sharing your lovely creation this week at the Shabby Tea Room!

Annika said...

If you hadn't told me about that pearl I wouldn't have noticed! Real handy these pre-printed card bases indeed!

Anonymous said...

WOW, really is gorgeous, everything about this is perfect.

Thanks for joining us at SFC, good luck.

Huggies Angel

Melissa Bove (SCS ~ Melissa1872) said...

Gorgeous card!! Inside and Out! Thank you so much for joining us this week at The Shabby Tea Room!


Dorcas said...

I almost missed this post. DOn't know how but anyway, alls well that ends well. It came out real pretty. I love that pink and cream ribbon! You've GOT to get that back if the recipient is a "keep the card for one week then toss" person!
I too wouldn't have noticed the missing pearl if you didn't say so. So thanks! I love to see other people's defects! lol
Overall, it came out real nice!

Cec said...

What a lovely card. I love the surprise inside with the flowers. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

Pattie G said...

What a pretty card! I love how you used our flower theme for this week’s challenge. Thanks for joining us this week at Pattie’s Creations Design Challenge.
Hugs ♥

Kim said...

This is so pretty. The accents are beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown.

E.T said...

Beautiful beautiful beautiful! Love everything about this card!

Linda w said...

Another who wouldn't have noticed the missing pearl, too much on the gorguss side to look at. Love the papers, I always admire how you interprate inspiration pictures....I must get over my fear lol. As usual beautiful inside and out. Thanks for joining us at Amber's Crafts and Stuff's Flowers challenge this week, hope you see you back again. Hugs lin

Yenni Natalia said...

Amy buttler paper from KnCo!it is my fav papers :) love this elegant card stacey :) as always you always surprise me with the something unique inside your card :)

Heidi said...

Another gorgeous card Stacey!
Beautiful colours and design:) And the papers are very pretty.
Hugs, Heidi:)

jackiescrafts said...

A pretty card in fab Spring colours
Thanks for joining in at SFC this time
Jackie x

Vee said...

Fabulous card love all the detail. Thanks for joining Charisma this week.
xx Vee

Yone said...

Gorgeous card ! Tks for playing with us at House of GILLI this week. Hugs,Yone

Amber's Crafts and Stuff said...

Awesome! Love the colors and especially love what you did on the inside!

Amber's Crafts and Stuff said...

Thanks for playing along with our Flower Challenge at Amber's Crafts and Stuff! I hope you will come back next Wednesday for Challenge #4!


Ulina /Apricot Bubbles said...

Hi Stacey!
How are you? I´m so sorry that I missed your post! I´m kind of overchanrged these days for several reasons - but I hope to be "the old Uli" again soon :-)
Yes, spring is in the air and your card is really lovely! You used all colors that reminds me of spring - pink for the blossoms, green for all the new green after the winter and blue for the lovely warm air and blue sky in spring...
You did a very good job with this card!
Big hugs, Uli

Hege-Annie Simonsen said...

Very pretty! Great card!
Thanks for playing along with us over at the FFF challenge blog!

Hugs, Hege

Debs said...

Beautiful creation, gorgeous ribbon and I love the die cut, thanks so much for joining us at Prairie Fairy Fridays, we hope to see you again soon

Karen's Fun Blog said...

Pretty! Thanks for joining us at House of Gilli! : )

Rebekah said...

Love that colour combo! Thanks for playing at CUC this time hugs Rebekah xx

Sandra P said...

So pretty! Love that paper :)

Thanks for joining PR this week!

Sandra P

xxxtglxxx said...

Very pretty and the inside looks brilliant too!




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