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Saturday, 20 September 2014

Ribbons and bows - Sweet Stampin' DT

Good morning everyone!

It's Saturday once again, and that of course means a new challenge at Sweet Stampin'! This week, the theme is ribbons and bows!
So of course my thoughts went to girlie cards, and from there on to LOTV and pink, and this is what I eventually came up with:


The flowery ribbon was one I chanced upon at a car boot sale, and the bow is seam binding from the Ribbon Girl. Some WOC flowers and Fernli designs wooden corner and some pearls to enbellish, and finally a metal bow charm, which you can just see a teeny bit of under the large flower in the bottom left, lol.
There was alltogether a little too much pink for my liking, so I used a little cream paint to add some interest here and there, and break up the unending pinkness!

Now it's your turn to join in... We're being sponsored by The Ribbon Girl, so you'll not want to miss out!

And I'd like to add this card into the Ribbon Girl Lovely Lili challenge!

Have a fantastic weekend!

Sammy-x

16 comments:

Tracey T said...

Love how you've used the paint - it gives the design a slightly vintage feel. Have a lovely weekend xx

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Oh how precious! The image is way too sweet and all the girly touches on your card are perfect!

Sarah said...

She is such a cutie Sammy and looks great in pink. That ribbon was a great find too...very pretty indeed xx

Abi said...

Too much pink?! Is this our Susan's influence spreading lol?! It's gorgeous xx

brenda said...

So pretty and girly Sammy.

Hope you have a good weekend.

B x

Jacee said...

So pretty Sammy, I love the colour and the image.
hugs Jacee
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Donna Mosley said...

Gorgeous card Sammy, love the very pretty pink design.

Donna x

Chris said...

Lovely card, so pink and girly! Clever use of the white paint!
Chris
x

Sue said...

This is gorgeous Sammy, such a sweet image and pretty detailing.
I hope you are having a good weekend.
Sue xx

Cass said...

Really pretty card Sammy xx

Mary J said...

Aww, that is so adorable, Sammy! Your embellishing is so gorgeous!

aussie aNNie said...

Gorgeous card, love this fun image, colours are gorgeous ....stunning as always.xx


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Sue said...

Oh this is so gorgeous Sammy love LOTV and I adore this image..your card is really pretty lots of huggles Sue xx

Irish Cherokee said...

That image is a cutie. Love the coloring and embellishments. Love how you muted some of the pink. Really gives the card more character and a hint of vintage. - Jim

Kat W said...

My thoughts turn to pink, girly and LOTV a lot too! And I think you can never have too much pink, although I do like the dabs of paint to add to the vintage feel :-)

Big hugs, Kat x

Judy Corner said...

Hi Sammy, this is gorgeous! I love the sweet image, your design is smashing as are all yourlovely details. Judy x