Thursday, June 16, 2011

CAS-ual Fridays Challenge #7


So glad you could come by today!  Here is the latest installment of CAS-ual Fridays!  This weeks challenge...color block!  It really is a great challenge with so many possibilities!  Here is my card for this week...

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It is actually what I call a "monochromatic color block" challenge card!  I took those 5 blocks and attached them to a larger mat and then stamped PTI's Text Style down the front!  I used Scor-tape to attach the ruffle and the sparkly ribbon!  Then I popped that up on foam tape and added the sentiment which is popped up on more foam tape!  I really love dimension in cards!  It adds so much! 

SO, this weeks sponsor is Crop Stop!  Be sure and stop over to the CAS-ual Blog to see the prize!  You know its a fun one!


There is also lots more color blocking going on with all the DT girls!  Stop by and leave some love! Thanks for coming by!  Have a great CAS-ual Friday!


28 comments:

  1. THIS is gorgeous! I love the monochromatic look of it very much!

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  2. This is so lovely! Chocolate never looked so good I think, love your ribbon treatments and the glitter, good enough to eat!

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  3. Loooove it!! I'm so glad you went monochromatic to show how gorgeous it can be color blocked!! Fabulous!

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  4. TOTALLY IN LOVE with the monochromatic .... and the sparkly ribbon is FABBY!!! LOVE IT GIRL!!!

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  5. loving the chocolate tones Laurie.
    Great bit of sparkle too :)
    Jenny x

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  6. Beautiful! Brown is a favorite color of mine, you can never go wrong with brown:) Love the sparkly ribbon and how you pieced the card stock together.

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  7. Love those brown blocks! What a great card Laurie! The ribbon ruffle and sparkle are great!

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  8. I love your monochromatic color block technique-it really packs a punch. Great design.

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  9. Such a great take on this challenge. I wouldn't have thought of a monochromatic version, but it looks fantastic!

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  10. Very nice! I love Dawn's PTI sentiment stamps. So stinkin' cute! I don't do monochromatic enough. Thanks for the inspiration.

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  11. This is such a cool challenge - I love what you've done! Love that chocolatey satin ruffle!!

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  12. Love this, so elegant!
    hugs
    Laura

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  13. Gorgeous masculine card! Although I would love to receive this one! So I guess it would work for both genders. ;D

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  14. Love the monochromatic take on the color blocks! This is super cool:)

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  15. This is beautiful! I love those pearls and ruffle! ;)

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  16. What a classy card! Love the monochromatic and the pearl bits are the perfect touch!

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  17. I love this card. The ruffle and blingy ribbon and pearls? AND that it's brown?! Perrrrrrrfect! :) Seriously, this is a wonderful card.

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  18. YUMMMM! I love dimension, too! This is stunning - I adore the monochromatic look of the blocks, and the text adds some wonderful interest. Don't even get me started on that gorgeous sparkly ribbon and ruffle - oh MY!!

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  19. This is stunning, Laurie! Beautiful colors & gorgeous details.

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  20. What a wonderful and beautiful card Laurie! Love the glitter ribbon and ruffle. Love everything about this.

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  21. Love the ruffle and all the glitter! These colors of browns is so soothing!

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  22. I could spend hours looking at all your cards on your blog and I LOVE this one. The rich colors, the sentiment block, the ribbon, I could go on and on :)

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  23. This is gorgeous. I love your monochromatic take on the color blocking. Fabulous inspiration.

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  24. I love your color blocking card, your photography is awesome, too, by the way!!!

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  25. Oh my, Laurie! This is stunning! I can't say enough good things about it...I think my favorite thing is just the colors you used. Hmmm...maybe I'm craving chocolate...don't know, but they work for me! ;)

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