Friday, 12 July 2013

Very last minute for Less is More!

Nearly didn't make it, but found some time today to make a card for this week's challenge at Less is More, which is 'shades of grey'... not a colour I'd usually use but I'm quite happy with this one :o)


I found some textured grey cardstock that's probably been sat on the shelf for years and the spiral flowers are cut from felt.

Items Used
Birthday stamp - LOTV
'wishes' stamp - Stampin' Up (with the 'birthday' bit masked off)
Memory Box Lavish Branch die - MCH
Spiral flowers - might be MFT die but not sure!
Felt & silver pearls from my stash
Memento ink in Grey Flannel

Off for a little commenting catch up... Hope you all have a lovely evening :o)

23 comments:

  1. This is SO elegant, Lisa! I really like how you've put this card together, with the lovely felt flowers, die cut leaves and the decorative birthday greeting! Love it!

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  2. Love this, great design, fab flowers and colour. Have a lovely weekend. Hugs, Claire x

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  3. Gorgeous card Lisa, very classy.
    lorraine x

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  4. Well who would have thought you could make such a lovely card from grey I wouldn't even attempt it but yours is gorgeous , love the felt flowers xx

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  5. great take on the theme Lisa - love the felt flowers xx

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  6. Fabulous......love the LOTV stamp!
    hugs Jo x

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  7. This is fabulous, Lisa - looks very stylish. Hugs, Tracey x

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  8. Gorgeous card Lisa, I love the elegant design and beautiful felt flowers
    I hope you have a good weekend
    hugs Sue xx

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  9. so stunning lisa.gorgeous stamp and I love the rolled flowers and shades of grey :D

    xx coops xx

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  10. love that LOTV sentiment. fabulous effect
    Kim x

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  11. Mmmm, love the sparkly. Helen x

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  12. This looks gorgeous Lisa!
    Those flowers look fab
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Less is More

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  13. Fab card, love the fad design and gorgeous flowers. xx

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  14. Beautiful card :) Viv xx

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  15. Beautiful card :) Viv xx

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  16. Gorgeous card Lisa, love your felt flowers, fab design.
    Hugs Wendy xx

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  17. What a beautiful card. Grey is not a colour that easily springs to mind for cardmaking, but it works wonderfully :o)
    Jackie xx

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  18. This is fabulous Lisa... like you, I'd not normally be a grey fan!

    Hugs
    Christine x

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  19. Lovely C&S card and I love these sentiment stamps from LOTV. They make a quick card that looks great.
    Hugs
    Annette
    xx

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  20. Such a gorgeous CAS card - I am so loving the LOTV big sentiments at the moment and I love how you have used it with the small 'wishes' stamp - fab idea!
    Oh, and those rolled felt flowers are just wonderful - so tactile!

    Hugs, Kat xx

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  21. Lisa this is beautiful, love the felt flowers. You've made this look so girlie even though it's all shades of grey, stunning! :o)
    Hugs,
    Cazza
    x

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  22. This is elegant. I've never made flowers like you have. These are so pretty made of felt...the texture of them looks gorgeous. How wide are the strips you use? I always figure they'll make my card too "fat" to mail! I love this card and on my screen it looks more lavendar than gray. :) --Gail

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