Sunday, 23 September 2012

Roses, Stripes and Banners

This week's LIM recipe challenge is quite open to interpretation as the theme is to use 3 past challenges. Whilst blog hopping recently I came across a sketch challenge at Freshly Made Sketches which appealed to me so I will enter my card in two challenges for the very first time. A friend has a birthday soon so this one is for her.
The recipe I used for my Less is More challenge is:
Week 1 : Pink, Black and White
Week 54 : One layer - Stripes
Week 69 : Not a Square

The black and white paper used for the stripes comes from DCWV Black and White Paper Stack, the rose is made from Hunkydory paper and is mounted on a die cut scalloped circle. The banner is cut from Craftwork Cards paper.

Thanks for the sketch from Tui at Freshly Made Sketches.


11 comments:

  1. I love that big, bold rose that takes the center stage on your card! Thanks for playing along with this week's sketch!

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  2. The rose is beautiful! Lovely card!

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  3. This. Is a super card, although there is not a lot of white space. Beautiful flower.
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    Less is Moree

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  4. I am liking your rose Julia, very successful

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  5. Such a fun, different shape for a card! I agree with the other, that rose is awesome! Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches.

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  6. Gorgeous card.
    I have blog candy to share xx Jan
    http://janlovetocraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  7. Not alot of white space for our criteria
    But a FAB card, super rose

    Thank you
    mandi
    LIM

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  8. Pretty colors and paper! And that lovely rose just steals the show! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  9. That rose is quite a stunner! So, so pretty. Glad you joined us this week at FMS!

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  10. Many Thanks to all who took the time to comment,
    Julia

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  11. Very pretty, Julia. The rose is lovely and I like how you've offset the paper strips. Sue x

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