Sunday, August 16, 2009

Holy Cow! It's been a whole week since my last post! That certainly wasn't my intention, but last week was a real whopper. Fortunately for me I got some craft time this weekend to help de-stress and relax. And I made this little card to cheer me up:

I just love that Cosmo Cricket patterned paper! So much so, that I decided not to add any other image. The tiny little tag, ribbon and button finished it off perfectly. And I'm back using my Polka Dot Basics set from Papertrey Ink. I forgot all about that set, but, oh, how I love it! And I could quite possibly be addicted to the Fiskars border punches. Aren't they great?!?

I hope you are having a great weekend. I'm keeping it low key, psyching myself up for the busy week ahead. Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps: Mixed Messages, Polka Dot Basics (PTI)
Ink: Pure Poppy, Vintage Chai and Chamomile (PTI)
Cardstock: Berry Sorbet, Vintage Cream (PTI)
Patterned Paper: Thursday from the Girl Friday collection (Cosmo Cricket)
Ribbon: Ocean Tides satin luxe (PTI)
Tools: scallop border punch (Fiskars), tag punch (Martha Stewart Crafts)
Other: foam mounting tape (3M), Hibiscus vintage button (PTI), crochet thread


lynn said...

love your knack of mixing patterns and colors--love the card!

Anonymous said...

This is such a sweet card! I think the polka dots are a perfect compliment to the patterned paper.

Amy said...

Oops! I didn't mean for that last comment to be anonymous -- it was me!

Hollie said...

Adorable! Is that Cosmo Cricket new? Five days until I can go to a scrapbook store again. Now I can quit pack ratting materials.

Kimberly Crawford said...

Hi Jennifer!! :)
Your cards are SO lovely! They are such a breath of fresh air and I could stare at them forever!!! Thanks for such wonderful inspiration!!!!

and those glasses on your DD are SO cute!! :)


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