Sunday, 29 December 2013

Lily Rose says Thanks

Thought I would do something a bit different for the current Marvelous Magnolia's Challenge #58, which is an Anything Goes challenge. Instead using a Tilda stamp, I pulled out this gorgeous Lily Rose the dragon stamp from Magnolia to use as a thank you card for my friend Red, who collects dragons and I know will love it! I'm also entering this card into Papertake Weekly's Challenge Pick of the Year, in which we had to pick a challenge from the last year to (re)do so I picked their Giving Thanks challenge from  November.

And here's my Lily Rose - isn't she just a sweetie?! Went with a bright, funky colour scheme as well as red isn't really a pinky kind of girl, but I know she'll like this one! I kept the embellishments to a minimum as well as I wanted Lily and the banner to take centre-stage as it were.  Love how this one came out!


Recipe:

Stamps: Lily Rose the Dragon, Banner both from Magnolia, Pennant Parade (Retired?), Jack of All Trades (Retired), So Happy For You (Retired) all from Stampin' Up

Papers: Crushed Curry, Coastal Cabana, Whisper White, Eastern Elegance DSP all from Stampin' Up, Copic X-Press It Blending Card

Inks: Crushed Curry, Coastal Cabana, Smoky Slate all from Stampin' Up, Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers

Accessories: Coastal Cabana Stretch Ruffle Trim from Stampin' Up, Circle Nestabilities, Lacey Circle Nestabilities both from Spellbinders, Buttons from stash, Twine from The Ribbon Reel

Copics Used: 
Yellow - y15, Y17, YR23
Red - R17, R27, R29
Aqua on dragon - BG11, BG23, BG34
Aqua on banner - BG10, BG11

And that's all from me for this post folks! Thanks for stopping by!

4 comments:

  1. oh so cute, love the colors
    thanks for playing with us at marvelous magnolia
    hugs
    céline

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  2. Hope that your Christmas was WONDERFUL Vannessa!! Lily Rose is one of my favourite Magnolia stamps...so BEAUTIFULLY done!!!

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  3. What a lovely looking card with fabby colours. I love your image and bright design. THanks for playing with us over at Papertake weekly
    love n hugs
    Marie, gdt, PTW

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  4. Very cute card, love the colours. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Marvelous Magnolia :) xx

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