Friday, June 25, 2010

Papertrey Ink June Blog Hop - Birthday Girl

Here I am late again at these challenges. Sigh! This layout is based on a cute card from a Stampin' Up mini catalog earlier this year.

One of my favorite color combos was posted back in March on Nichole's blog. Its from Mish:

My photo doesn't really capture the lemon tart butterfly. Thanks for stopping by.

Card Ingredents (all Papertrey Ink except where noted)
Stamps: Butterfly Dreams
Paper: Spring Moss, white
Ink: Aqua Mist, Lavender Moon, Lemon Tart, Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Tools: Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board
Other: tag with string (office supply store), button, foam tape (3M)

25 comments:

Stephanie said...

Love this - the soft colors & the clean & simple layout! Perfect :)

Andrea M said...

Such a pretty pastel color scheme! Lovely card! Happy hopping!

Nadine said...

What a perfect way to showcase your color combo! I love how you've tied the strings for their body. So cute!

Marge said...

Sweet card!!!

Kay said...

I love this- it's beautifully sweet and simple. Great colors, too!

Nerina said...

What a great CAS card! I love the way each butterfly is highlighted in a slightly different way - but not so much that the image repetition is disrupted! Lovely!

resmith said...

Love the soft colors!

Karli said...

CAS perfection! I really like this a lot :) TFS!

Lindsay said...

Love the simplicity! Great colors too.

Kara said...

so sweet and pretty!!love it
kara

Susan said...

I love clean and simple cards!! This layout is beautiful!! I love the color combo too!

Vera W. Yates (Ling) said...

Fabulous CAS card! Love the sleek look.

Betty said...

love CAS - and your card is wonderful - one of the few i really liked in this june blog hop.

Pam W. said...

I love the softness of this color combo. Your design is clean and simple, a favorite of mine. Way to go!

BonnieRose said...

great color combo.. LOVE IT!!!

Natasha said...

Such a soft and pretty card!

Becky Carafa said...

Fab combo, love the cas card!

Two Happy Stampers said...

Ooooh! Love it, Anthonette! =)

travelingmama said...

This is so sweet! I love the antennae being made out of twine! I'm going to have to remember that idea! Hugs from Denmark!!

Terri said...

Nice color combo and great job on the card too. Love the Clean and simple look of it.

Angie Tieman said...

Oooh, super cute! Love the butterflies and the embossed rectangle!

Shirlann said...

Simple and oh so pretty!

Melissa Bickford said...

Super, super cute card! So clean and simple...just my style!

peggysue said...

Very pretty. Lovely soft colors.

Taheerah (*LittleMissT*) said...

So pretty, love the twine antennae on the butterflies, and great idea to tie the sentiment tag to one of them!