Saturday, March 31, 2012

You're Amazing...

Happy Saturday!  It's time for Retro Sketches challenge #5!  I am excited this week, because we are using a sketch of THIS card.  It's fun to see it in "sketch" form!  Here is my card for this week...

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What about all this patterned paper?  I think I have used more patterned paper in the last few weeks than I have in several months!  I am loving all these new 6x6 pads!  It does all the matching and colors combos for me, I guess!  

As I am scheduling this post, I see March 31st is my friends Sue Ann's birthday!  I want to send a huge Happy Birthday to you SA!  I hope your day is amazing!  You always know how to make me smile and I am so lucky to have "met" you!  I'm going out with the girls tonight so you know I am going to have a Rita for you!! :) xoxoxo

Here is this weeks sketch...


Hope you can play along this week!  Thanks so much for coming by and have a great weekend!  :)

14 comments:

  1. How pretty Laurie! LOVE that you've used the flourishes on the corners of the design!!

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  2. This is such a different (and gorgeous) look from you! I've been trying to resurrect my patterned paper lately, too. I love the gingham butterfly!

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  3. What a gorgeous pairing of colors! That grey looks so delicate with the pink and blue and flowers. I love the antenna on the butterfly, too :)

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  4. What a fabulous sketch...
    what a fabulous color combo...
    and what truly fabulous card!! :)
    And Sue Ann...
    well it just doesn't get any more fabulous than her! :)

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  5. Assume sketch Laurie. I love the fresh bright colors against the gray and you know I love the fancy flourishes! Have a great time with the girls tonight!

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  6. This is cute! I just love all of the pastel colors together.

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  7. Both of your cards are amazing but this fresh new rendition is fabulous, love the patterned papers you chose.

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  8. Love the choice of dark base colour - the layers on top really pop out. Gorgeous card Laurie.

    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  9. Your cards are always so amazing! Whether using Grunge Me or Fancy Flourishes, you always know just the right touch!!

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  10. Laurie, your card is amazing! I am in love with the color combinations that you choose and that butterfly is just so sweet.

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  11. So simple, but very elegant! Great card! ;)
    TY for introducing me to the Retro Sketches! I'm enjoying them, and can't wait to finish my card to upload.

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  12. This is fabulous! Love the patterned papers against the gray! And that sweet gingham butterfly! So cute!

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