Monday, 22 February 2010

Very different one for me!



2nd post today, see earlier post for my Crafty Cardmakers DT card. I can't remember the last time I made a card without stamping! And it's not cute either! A friend asked me for a card in a hurry, but not a cute one and with no real 'theme', so I thought maybe stars would work. I had lots of fun making this, it all came together very easily, but now that it's done I think maybe it looks a bit 'sea-side' lol, so I hope it's ok!

I've used a large 8"x8" card blank. I've cut nestie stars from coredinations card, then embossed them in the big shot with the cuttlebug spots & dots folder, and sanded the embossing back. I think the papers are Papermania, I've had them for a while so I'm not sure. Lettering is cut with the sizzix 'night & day' alphabet. Added some MME buttons and fibres - love this stuff, but does it look a bit too much like sea weed on here? Eek, what do you think, is it ok?

I'm entering this one for the following challenges:

19 comments:

  1. Lisa
    I adore it, I couldn't have even dreamed this one up.. it's PERFECT.!
    Thank You sooo much
    Becca <3 xxx

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  2. different but I like it a lot
    Hugs
    Victoria
    x

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  3. Hi! What a fun distressed card, Dad's love that sort of thing! My grandfather is from Sheffield, and I do believe I still have family there. What a small world! Thanks for playing at Paper Sundaes!

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  4. Hi Lisa,

    This is a great card, love the stars and letters. Very successful.

    Hugs Ali x

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  5. This is such a great card! perfect for males. Hugs Val xxx

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  6. Oh I love it Lisa!! :) The papers are so awesome!! Love the star too..goes perfectly!! HUGS

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  7. Just stunning! I could never work that kind of paper so beautifully as you have done! :)

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  8. great card - love your distressing and the colors!
    Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes!

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  9. HI Lisa this is brilliant babe love the colour. Thanks for joining the sophisticats Challenge this week. luv gina xx

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  10. Looks great to me Lisa. Don't you just love it when you make a quick card!

    Kat xx

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  11. This is just beautiful, such a great Male Card, many thanks for joining us at Sophisticats this week, Hugs Avril xxxx

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  12. Fantastic Work Thanks for entering this weeks challenge At Incy Wincy Designs be sure do do our blog hop

    Liz xx

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  13. Wonderful male card, you have done it so well when all I do is struggle, lol.
    Thanks for joining us at Sophisti-cats this week, hope to see you next week
    Tasha
    xxxxx

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  14. this is just gorjus love the image great colours too thanks for joining us at incy this week hugs cheryl xxxxx

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  15. What a great looking masculine card! Thanks for playing along with us at Paper Sundaes :)

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  16. Hi

    Great card.
    Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs.
    Tami

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  17. What a fantastic male card!!! I love everything about it! Great job!
    Thanks for joining us at Sophisti-cat this week.
    Hugs, Diana

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