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Monday, August 21, 2017

Friends: Fuel for the SOUL with a New Challenge at Brown Sugar Challenge Blog

It's a new challenge at Brown Sugar Challenge Blog? Challenge #264 - which is anything goes! How easy is that??? Our fabulous sponsor is Digi Stamps 4 Joy!
      
The image I chose to use is Head Shot Hat and Beads with a friendship sentiment from Create with TLC


RECIPE and SUPPLIES:
  • card is 5x7 using The DCWV Girly Stack as the background - love the Eiffel Tower look in the background
  • image was colored with Spectrum Noir and Whisper Stroke Markers, Prism Colored Pencils with gel pen accents, fussy cut around the edges 
  • lace rose was from Miriam's Crafting Supplies
  • Queen & Co. Pearls for her necklace and earrings
  • pendent was made using a charm from Lori Branigan with a Graphic 45 image for the center which was fussy cut and glued to the center with jump rings on the top
  • butterfly is from K&Co
  • AND of course, the Stickles Fairy just had to add her special touch!
  • sentiments from Create with TLC and cut using Darice Embossing Die Cut and chalked around the edges and scrap paper cut in 2.375 x 3.375 to look "patchwork" with faux stitching:

I can't wait to see your projects!!!
I appreciate and love reading your comments - and hoping you leave me some bloggie love.  


Much love, hugs, and friendship

Friday, August 11, 2017

Fresh Start with a New Challenge at Brown Sugar Challenge Blog

It's a new challenge at Brown Sugar Challenge Blog? Challenge #263 - which is a color challenge: 

                 
how fun are those colors? Our fabulous sponsor, 
                               

and I chose to use this Bestie image, Fluffy Besties Love to Shop with all the shopping bags and to also use a sassy sentiments from Create with TLC :


RECIPE and SUPPLIES:
  • card is a size A2 card with using scraps as the background
  • image was colored with Spectrum Noir and Whisper Stroke Markers, Prism Colored Pencils with gel pen accents, fussy cut around the edges 
  • daisies are Recollection
  • Queen & Co. Pearls
  • nail heads used on bracelet and necklace were from a swap
  • sentiments from Create with TLC and cut using Darice Embossing Die Cut and chalked around the edges

I can't wait to see your projects!!!
I appreciate and love reading your comments - and hoping you leave me some bloggie love.  


Much love, hugs, and friendship

Lynne

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Congratulations Wendy and Shawn

My beautiful niece, Wendy got married on Saturday. It was a beautiful day for an outdoor wedding and she was a stunning bride! I made their wedding card to replicate their wedding invitation:


RECIPE and SUPPLIES:
  • 5x7 inch card with DCWV Harvest Stack and Recollections cardstock
  • image is their engagement picture which I framed using Darice Embossing Folder Die Cut
  • faux stitching around all the layers
  • lace was a great find at a local Dollar Tree
  • sentiments are from Create with TLC  which were cut and chalked around the edges 



    Here is the original wedding invitation:


    I believe I did a fairly good job replicating the invitation. Now, to share with you the beautiful bride with her handsome groom:



    I appreciate and love reading your comments - and hoping you leave me some bloggie love.  


    Much love, hugs, and friendship

    Lynne

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