Monday, August 30, 2010

Embellish Squares Color Challenge

EDIT: Can you say Holy Cow?!?  I am so thrilled to say that my card was chosen as the Embellish Squares Challenge Winner!  Soooo excited!  Thank you so much to Ashley and everyone at Embellish!  You have SOO made my day!! :)

I made THIS card the other day and then came upon the Embellish Squares Color Challenge.  I knew that I could take that card and change the colors so I could play along with this challenge!  I LOVE purple, black and green!  So fun!  Here is the challenge....


and here is my card....

 
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Thanks for stopping by today!  Hope you have a great week!!




Supplies
Stamps: Verve Kind Words
Paper: PTI Black, Plum Pudding, Simply Chartreuse, White
Ink: PTI True Black, Plum Pudding, Landscape Palette
Misc: Black Satin Ribbon, Silver Pearls, Scor-Pal

41 comments:

Kara said...

so pretty..i like this one even more:)

Carol's Ink Spot said...

Beautiful! Love the scored lines on the base and the watercolor flower images. Excellent case of your other card beautiful card.

Diane Jaquay said...

This is FABULOUS Laurie, I love every detail of it, the quote, the scored background, the colors, just everything!!!

Sue Ann said...

YUMMY ....... I love the colors!!! Love the scoring in the background too........ and I love how the flowers turned out!!!

Ryann Salamon said...

Beautiful - looks like a winner to me!

Sara Mac said...

Wonderful card Laurie! Love the scoring on the base.

Ayana Posadas said...

GORGEOUS!

Keva said...

All I can say is Wow! This is just a beautiful card, Laurie! So elegant. I'm so glad I bought that stamp set this weekend. :)

Emily Leiphart said...

Laurie, this is so classic! I love the layers and the two-toned flowers!

Lindsay said...

What a lovely card Laurie! You did a fantastic job with those colors. I love this!

Amy said...

Very pretty Laurie! I may have to look into this stamp set!! Enabler!! Love the scoring on your background! I've played around with this lately too and LOVE the results. Can't wait to share!

Barb said...

This is so striking! LOVE how you've used the challenge colors... just beautiful, my WOSFF!

Sabrina said...

Another WOW! Striking, elegant, and beautiful! And you managed to find colors so close to the challenge image - great job!

good_day1214 said...

Simply stunning... great job!

Berenice R. said...

Such a beautiful card! Thanks for sharing :)

Silke Ledlow said...

Super beautiful Laurie!!! Love your take on the colors!!! Hugs ~S~

Jenny said...

Gorgeous card, love it!! Such pretty colors and great design :) :) :) :) :)

Taheerah (*LittleMissT*) said...

Truly stunning Laurie! I just love that black bow and the beautiful flowers!

Aimes said...

Seriously fabulous and oh so chic! You rocked this challenge!
Hugs,
Aimes
x

Andrea M said...

Gorgeous Laurie! Love the way you used the challenge colors! Beau-t-ful!

Traveling Mama said...

wowza! This is just gorgeous! i love how you used the challenge! Hugs!!

Heather Jensen said...

Beatuiful! You make some of the prettiest and elegant cards. Love this girl! :)

Dana said...

I think this is one of your best cards Laurie. Truly unique and definitely YOU!

Mariana said...

What a gorgeous card! You totally rocked the challenge, again your attention to detail makes my head spin!! Love it!!

Nelly said...

Your card is so styling and wonderful!!!!Wooow!

Jen Carter said...

This card is beautiful and somehow I missed it. Love the colors and how you scored the lines in the background (and of course that wonderful sentiment!)

Jill said...

Perfection, Laurie, perfection!

Ange Kelly said...

Fabulous card! Perfect for this challenge!

Katie {choc0holic} said...

Oh this is beautiful! I love the elegance the black ribbon adds.

Nicki said...

This is just gorgeous! Love how you stamped the flowers and made the embossed background stripes. The ribbon is a perfect finishing touch! Great job on the challenge!

Seleise said...

stunning card - absolutely beautiful! love the colors!

Maile Belles said...

Laurie, this is stunning! Love the stacked squares. So glad you could join us in the Embellish challenge.

Freshwater said...

Congrats on the Embellish Challenge Win!! our card is so beautiful, so elegant. I have no Verve stamps - will definitely have to look into these.

Melissa said...

COngrats Laurie!! Your card is gorgeous--the scoring adds wonderful detail!

Debby said...

Congrats Laurie on being the Embellish Squares Colour Challenge winner! Lovely card.

Chris said...

CONGRATS on winning! You took some colors that I could only think "garrish" and made them beautiful and soft...so pretty!

Chris said...

CONGRATS on winning! You took some colors that I could only think "garrish" and made them beautiful and soft...so pretty!

Sabrina said...

GONRATS LAURIE! This is an absolutely stunningly gorgeous card, and I'm not surprised that you won this challenge.

Cristina said...

Congrats on winning the Embellish challenge! It's a gorgeous card. And that scoring - oh my!

Amy Beth said...

I just squealed because you won the Embellish challenge with the card! SO happy for you! Love the card as well!

Jameela said...

Loved ur card, i'm so CASing it :D...n to c u win...wow...congrats, u sure deserve it :)

 
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