Saturday, 23 January 2010

Only a few challenges today

Only because I'm saving some for tomorrow's Sale-A-Bration blog hop! So you'll have to come back tomorrow for a few more!

Today's first is for Stamp With Us' sketch challenge and Splitcoast Stampers Color Challenge #254.


Recipe:

Stamps: Best Wishes and More, Say It With Scallops

Papers: Soft Suede, Ruby Red, Whisper White, Bashful Blue DSP

Inks: Soft Suede, Ruby Red, Bashful Blue

Accessories: Soft Suede polka dot ribbon, Scallop Square punch, Scallop Edge punch, Paper Piercer

Number 2 is for Color Throwdown #76, Charisma Cardz #3 to use fruity colours which I think these really are and Mojo #122!

The So Saffron on the background panel looks more peachy than saffron in the photo but I can assure you it really is So Saffron!



Recipe:

Stamps: Kindred Spirits from Verve

Papers: Old Olive, Melon Mambo, So Saffron, Whisper White

Inks: Old Olive, Melon Mambo, So Saffron

Accessories: So Saffron grosgrain ribbon, Oval Nestabilities

And my final project for today is a cute little picnic basket using one of Lauren Meader's old templates for the Just Us Girls challenge #17. My printer is well and truely kaputt and rather than wasting money on a new one that could be better spent on stamping supplies I print things out at work! Tut tut!! But as I'm not at work until Monday I couldn't use one of Lauren's new templates so I used one of her old ones from when she designed for Papertrey Ink. This is Pack A Picnic and I so LOVE this template! It's one of the best ones Lauren has ever done! I made the small one to put some little chocolates in as a little gift when I need one.


This is the picnic box with the lid on and the following picture shows the flower on top better.


Recipe:

Stamps: None

Papers: really Rust, Old Olive, Spiced Cider DSP (retired)

Inks: None

Accessories: Pack A Picnic template, Chocolate Chip grosgrain ribbon, Old Olive brads, Scalloped circle punch, Boho Blossoms punch, Latte Buttons

Well I hope you've enjoyed my few creations today and come back again tomorrow for another installment!

13 comments:

  1. Great designs! Your card for the Throwdown is fabulous! Great use of the colors! Thanks for playing!

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  2. All three of your designs are beautiful! I love the CTD card...that is really beautiful! And your picnic basket is so pretty, too! Thanks for playing our JUGs challenge!

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  3. Gorgeous creations. All three fit well into the theme at Charisma Cardz this week. Thanks for playing along.

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  4. such lovely projects
    Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week
    AllisonX

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  5. Beautiful projects. I love the picnic basket - it's one of my favorite Lauren templates - you did it up so nicely. What a great gift to have on hand. Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls - hope to see you again next week.

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  6. Wow, you've been busy! Love these designs :D

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  7. All of these creations are wonderful! I love the Pack a Picnic basket template designed by Lauren! You sure made it look pretty. Thank you so much for playing along with Just Us Girls template challenge - I hope you join us Saturday in an all new challenge!

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  8. Your picnic box is just wonderful!

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  9. Thanks for playing along with the CTD challenge--all of these creations are fantastic!! That box is the coolest!!

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  10. Fabulous creations! I love that you picked lauren's picnic basket and what you did with it. So simple but so elegant! Thanks so much for playing along.

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  11. The fleur de lis design is so pretty! Thanks for playing the Color Throwdown!

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  12. Wow, what a fabulous set of challenges. I love the little picnic basket, that's one of my favourite templates too. Great card for our sketch challenge, I love the bunch of flowers to go with the thank you sentiment. Thanks for playing along.

    Sara xx

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  13. Awesome creations!!! That picnic basket if FANTASTIC!

    Thanks for playing along with us at JUGs!

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