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Friday, February 13, 2015

It must be love!

Beckie dared us this week @ Daring Cardmakers' with this fantastic dare;

You may have noticed that tomorrow is St Valentines day!!!  The web has been filled with all things LOVE and it got me thinking 
about this weeks dare .....

So you are probably not surprised that it's going to be a LOVE card but here is the twist ... it doesn't have to be if you don't want it to be, it could even be a birthday card of a thank you note ......

The dare this week is to use at least one item/product
 on your card beginning with each of the
 letters L.O.V and E.

My initial(!) list of embellishments beginning with those letters contained lots of randomness such as egg boxes and elephants, and then I made this;


Using the following ingredients;

Letter Stickers ¹see also O
Loopy Leaf die
Loveheart die ²see also V

Oil Pastel Paper
Orange Washi Tape
²Outline Stickers
Old Paper (Doodlebug from 2005)³see also V

Vellum
Velvet Flocked Paper
Vertical Striped Paper
¹Very Old Sizzix Die
Vintage Button (So old, the company no longer exists(!))

Embossing Folder
Embroidery Thread
Eyelets


and the second card today is this one;


Made with card, letter stickers, sequins and peg from stash, Kesi;art and Paper Smooches  dies

Entering this one into;


Grey and Pink




6 comments:

Chrissie said...

Love your heart shaker card Jo!
It's so vibrant!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

Leigh Penner said...

Wonderful cards! I especially love the second one -- fabulous take on the sketch!

Sazzle Dazzle said...

WOW Jo this is FANTASTIC. Well both cards are but your LIM one has just jumped out of the monitor and onto my lap! It shouts 'look at me - I'm AMAZING' and it sure is. Love it all!
Thanks for playing along with our 4th birthday challenge this week
Sarah x
Less is More

Nora N. said...

Great take on the challenges!! I love the first card with all the fun embellishments. The second card is pretty with the colors that you used and the shaker. Great design.

Hannelie said...

Oh my goodness, this card just asks to be stared at!
Thanks for joining us at CTS !

Virginia Lu said...

LOVE the simplicity of this shaker card! Absolutely exquisite, Jo!So glad that you join the fun over Virginia’s View “Shaker Cards” Challenge!