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Saturday, August 21, 2010

Sentimental Sundays #17 - Words to Inspire

The new challenge this week at Sentimental Sundays is "Words to Inspire - Inspiring Words". I love this challenge and wanted to make sure that my sentiment was the focal point of my card.





I found directions on how to make this fun lace flower at Honeybeehill. It was a little difficult with the crocheted lace but I will definitely try it again using traditional lace or even ribbon. I found the button in my stash of buttons from my Grandmother's sewing supplies.

I hope you will join us this week for the Sentimental Sundays "Words to Inspire" challenge. Remember the only rules are that you need to use a sentiment on your card and follow the theme. You can use any supplies from your stash to create your project but if you would like you can use the free sentiments on the Sentimental Sundays blog created by the talented Ann Vento of Raindrop Echo Designs .

Thank you for looking!

Challenges:


Supplies:

  • Images: Treasures from CTMH
  • Papers & CS: CTMH Perfect Day paper pack, misc. white, SU Chocolate Chip CS
  • Inks: CTMH Tulip & Chocolate
  • Tools: Big Shot, Spell Binders Labels 1, Martha Stewart edge punch. needle & thread
  • Embellishments: misc. lace & button, Kaiser half peals

37 comments:

Shelly Schmidt said...

Beautiful card! I LOVE the lace gathered flower and the antique button- plus the sentiment is wonderful! TFS

Basslady said...

this is awesome! love the papers and the flower with the lace...fabulous!

xoxo silvi (germany)

jaimie said...

Hi Cheryl,

we are fine , my post on my blog was just befor& afterpictures, i thought they were nice to see.

Your cards are again very gorgeous!!

Greetings, jaimie

Papertrails by a paper lover said...

Oh how beautiful your card is! I love the lace flower! The sentiment is lovely!

Kathy Braun and Lucky said...

This is so pretty, love the flower, with the lace and your grandmother's button, perfect. The paper fits with that vintage type feel, you just did a great job with the card and the focus on the sentiment. Hope you are having an awesome weekend.

Tina said...

Fabulous card, very pretty.
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Chrissy D said...

Love the papers and flourishes! Absolutely beautiful!

Kimberly S said...

Gorgeous card Cheryl! Beautiful lace flower, and that DP is wonderful! :)

Becky said...

Gorgeous card, love that dp and the sentiment is so true.

Tammy said...

Gorgeous card Cheryl!! I love the color, papers and your sentiment is awesome! Enjoy your Sunday!
Tammy :o)

Tracey said...

This is beautiful Cheryl, I love that lace flower & that sentiment is lovely :)

Hope you've had a great weekend & have a fab week!

Hugs
Tracey
xx

Crafty Creations said...

Beautiful Cheryl! I love that sentiment and it's perfect on that panel! Gorgeous papers too!!
Maria

Karin said...

Beautiful! Great layout :)

Riet said...

What a wonderful card Cheryl.

Hugs Riet.xx

chris said...

Its so gorgeous Cheryl.

Joanne Gilch said...

Fabulous card, gf. Wake up happy tomorrow!!!

Susan (peebsmama) said...

I really like your use of the patterned papers and that gorgeous lace flower.

Debsg said...

Beautiful.

Audrey said...

What a beautiful card! I love the lace flower. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments and don't forget to join in our new monthly drawing going on right now.

Jen said...

Hey Cheryl! Thanks for joining my challenge at Pieces of Me... Love what you came up with, so pretty!!

God Bless,
Jen

Stampin'GHmom said...

What a fabulous card! I love the layout and the colors and the papers....oh I love everything about it!!

Crafteezee said...

Gorgeous Cheryl, love that lacy bloom! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafts and Me.

Hugs Tracy
P.S. I have candy on my blog until tomorrow night if you want to pop over

Marlene said...

Absolutely gorgeous - and oh so true!

Donna said...

Wow Cheryl, this is so stunning, the DP's are incredibly pretty and I love your distressing around the sentiment :) Donna x

Gail said...

Hi Cheryl
I love all the elements of your card.The colours are just beautiful ,I will have to get some of that paper.Will give the flower a try as well.

Hugs
Gail

Sew-Ink said...

Very cute, love that lace flower! Thanks for sharing the link!

andrea said...

gorgeous card,love the crochet flower and the colours are beautiful thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
andrea

Emma H said...

Love how you coloured the inside of the label shape - it really makes it stand out. Thanks for playing along with Fab N Funky

Julie said...

Such a pretty card and beautiful sentiment. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments

Micki said...

oh I love the embellishments, which one would think girly, but it's a totally awesome card for men.

Love your style - all your cards. :-)

Happy late birthday girl.....

Kathy said...

Beautiful and elegant. That dsp is so pretty. Lovely handmade flower, I'll have to try that.

Cindy Haffner said...

So BEAUTIFUL. Thanks for playing along at Paper Romance this week!

Tracey said...

wow, this is beautiful! i love that CTMH paper! thanks for joining us at If the Shoe fits...SCRAP IT!

1CardCreator said...

Love that flower you made, and that dp is gorgeous! Beautiful card Cheryl. ~Diane

Kim P said...

Absolutely Love this card!! Very elegant!

Heidi said...

Cheryl, I love your lace flower, thanks for providing the link, I am going to visit for a lesson! Thank you for playing along with the Stamp and Create Flower Challenge.

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how elegant and beautiful!! Love the lace flower and the sentiment. Thanks for joining the Stamp and Create flower challenge this month.

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