Tuesday, January 28, 2014

In *SHAPE*

MORNING!
Are you in Shape?  
I'm not! 
And at this age probably won't be in shape anytime soon!! 
LOL!

The challenge this week at Classy Cards n Such is to make a SHAPED card.
This truly is a challenge for me because I never think to do a shaped card creation ...
but I'm going to work on that!!


 I decided to create a vintage style card 
using my Spellbinder 'Fleur De Lis Squares' die. 
I've even made a coordinating envelope using the WeR Memory Keepers
Envelope Punch Board.


Other design elements are:
Webster's Pages - fabricfancies (really fabric ... beautiful)
Spellbinder Classic Circle die
Goldenrod satin ribbon
White Gelly Roll Pen - faux stitching

I love how this came together!  Thank You Classy Cards n Such for making me think outside the box.  In fact, this was such fun I think I'll try another one! 

Challenges I'd like to enter into:
Amusing Challenge - Anything Goes
Dream Valley Challenge - No Designer Paper

 Thanks so much for stopping.
Hope your week is off to a fabulous start!
Still VERY COLD here in Ohio and supposed to be EVEN COLDER
the next couple of days!  Yikes!
Time to 'Throw Another Log on the Fire!!!!'

8 comments:

  1. Gorgeous, gorgeous Dar!!! Wow...so elegant and beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Classy Cards 'n Such for the challenge...good luck and best wishes to you...and I am "not in shape" either...lol!!

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  2. This is gorgeous. Love the bright yellow with black!
    Hugs from Africa!

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  3. aha!!!! this is my aha moment. I've always wondered how in the world do you use those pretty square dies and make them "stick out". now I know! THANK YOU. this is beautiful. absolutely LOVE the color scheme here too!

    hugs :)

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  4. I'm like you - I rarely think to make a shaped card, but I sure need to change my thinking! Beautiful card and thanks for playing along with us on this week's Classy Cards 'n Such challenge!!

    Beverly
    http://classycardsnsuch.blogspot.com

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  5. This is gorgeous!!! Love how the yellow pops out against the black! Thanks for playing in the Classy Cards 'n Such challenge this week!

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  6. What a beautiful card! I have the Spellbinders 'Fleur De Lis Squares die set but have not used it yet. I may have to try something like this.
    Pam
    scrap-n-sewgranny.blogspot.com

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  7. WOW!! This is beautiful! I just used my Fleur De Lis Squares today!

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  8. I'm not into vintage, but I just love how you used this die! Thanks for the insight and inspiration! I may just have to start re-thinking about these types of dies.

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Thanks for taking the time to leave me some love!
Darlene