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9.24.2009

Harvest Blessings


Hey there, Bleeps! Happy Friday Eve! Today, I'm sharing a card using Verve's new Harvest Blessings set. I think wreaths are my favorite holiday/seasonal stamps and this one adds to my collection. I love how you can color the flowers to your liking. It can easily be made into a Christmas wreath just by changing the sentiment. My ribbon is a bit tacky, but I almost cut it away trying to trim off the frayed ends. I ended up saying, "forget it!" I'm sure you've been there before! I'm going for the distressed looked after that whole ordeal! ;)



Congratulations, SMK! You have won the Happy Harvest stamp set!!
SMK
said...this is suuuch a super cute idea! my parents and bro are visiting our apt for the first time this weekend... maybe i'll try something similar since we're making a nice dinner for them! :D September 23, 2009 11:44 AM.

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Card Instructions
  1. Trim orange zest cardstock to an A2 card.
  2. Stamp wreath, color flowers, cut out, and add rhinestones.
  3. Ink edges of card to distress.
  4. Tie ribbon around card front (cutting a small opening at the top of the card fold using a craft knife).
  5. Add trinket pins and adhere wreath with foam adhesive.
:: My Goodies {harvest blessings} ::
Stamp: Verve Visual - harvest blessings
Cardstock: PTI - orange zest + kraft
Ink: ColorBox - chestnut; PTI - chamomile
Accessories: Copics; KaiserCraft - rhinestones; Maya Road - leaf trinket pins; May Arts - ribbon
Card Size: 4.25" x 5.5"

13 comments:

Winter said...

Oh, this turned out so pretty! I just love big ribbon! :)

Catherine said...

I really love the layout on this card. The wreath with the rhinestones and the colouring is very pretty.:)

elena said...

I love your card; that wreath is really pretty. What I really want to say, though, is that "bleeps" cracks me up. Everytime I read that from you, I laugh out loud. Thank you for both the amazing visuals and the comic relief.

:)
Elena

sarahmartina said...

I think you pretty much know how I melt for ribbon, so this card is a winner in my book! Orange zest is just yummy isn't it?? Great card!

Maile Belles said...

This is beautiful and your ribbin looks great!

whoistracy said...

Ok, I would have NEVER noticed the ribbon if you hadn't said something. And even then, it's hardly noticeable! But I'm anal like that, too. LOL DH thinks I'm crazy.

Catherine Doucette said...

Love it, Ashley, especially the shabby ribbon :0)

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

Just gorgeous! Love the little rhinestones and the leaf trinket pins.

Papertrails by a paper lover said...

beautiful card with that brown ribbon and the sparkly rhinestones!

Stamping Cafe said...

Simply stunning, Ashley!! Love it!

Helen F. said...

Love this card with your new verve set! Stunning colors and that bow is gorgeous.

PaperTree Designs said...

I love this sweetheart. Frayed ribbon and all!
Hugs
x

Savitri said...

Oh wowser, love the orange and ribbon!!! LOVE!!

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