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Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Totally Gorjuss, Just Magnolia & Embellish Magazine

Hello everyone!
Today I want to share my cards, the first one is for 2 challenges. At Totally Gorjuss this week challenge is a beautiful sketch. Click the link to go to the blog and check out the fabulous DT creations.
The second challenge is for the Just Magnolia . This week challenge is paper pleating. I did a little bit different from the sample pleating. I'm tired of using my ribbon as flat and I'm not good at tying too so I tried to crochet it. I used it as a frame of my image and I love how it turned out. Check out all the beautiful cards from the DT for inspiration.

Products used:
Pink Paislee- paper
Magnolia- image stamp
Prima- flowers
Ranger- stickles
Offray- ribbon
Making Memories- pink ribbon
Other- pearl and crochet flower by me
I entered this card at Embellish Magazine . This week is color challenge with hearts. I love this color combo red, pink and black. As you can see I crocheted the ribbon for my hearts frame like my first card. I'm so glad I used the flower lace that I made for the very first time. I love it, I have to make more. And again go check out all the gorgeous creations of the DT for inspirations.

Products used:
Paper Accent- white cardstock
Bazzil- red cardstock
Making Memories- ribbon, buttons
Ranger- stickles
Doodlebug- brad
Other- sentiment stamp & lace flower by me
Thank you so much for stopping by and your comments are greatly appreciated. Have a wonderful day!


Giò said...

Hi Rleen!!! Beautiful cards both!!!
Lovely colors and details too!!!


Anonymous said...

Great cards, Rleen! Thank you for playing along with us!

Charlene Austin said...

Cute Cute Cute!

craftymum said...

Such a lovely card. I'm also jealous now I know where you live!!!Thanks for joining us at TG . See you next time
Love Sarah W XXX

Kat said...

What a lovely card you've made for TG and Just Magnolia. I love the colours you used. I tried the paper pleating for Just Magnolia but yours is much nicer than mine. Never tried crocheting ribbon for a card. I've meant to crochet flowers but never got round to it!
Thanks for joining us at TG and good luck.

Kat x

Marcea said...

What a gorgeous cards. I love your image and your colour choice is lovely. Great pleating - so glad you could join us on JM this week!

Mina said...

great card I love what you did with the ribbon...thank you for joining in with the Just Magnolia challenge
Mina xxx

Denise said...

Pretty cards Arlene! I Miss You, it's been awhile.
Love your ribbon on the second card, you are so talented.

Maile Belles said...

Great ribbon frame! So glad you could join us over at embellish!

tiggertastic said...

adore your first card, what a lovely image and colours combination

hope you are having a good weekend.

Sarah x

Pinkllilac said...

Gorgeous card Rleen and love the design and detail, the colours are beautiful.
Hugs Linda

Anonymous said...

Two very `beautiufl` cards Rleen!!!I love the paper pleatig and the crochet is just `divine` TFI
Have a lovely Monday :)xx

Paula said...

Hi Rleen wow what beautiful cards and such a fabulous blog. Thank you so much for your lovely comments on my blog.
Hugs Paula xxxx

Gez said...

Oooh Rleen fab cards. Well done.xx So lovely to see you blogging again. :) Hope it gives you some comfort.xx Your creations are always so beautiful. Love Gez.xx

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Ooh....I LOVE these! their adorable!

Tessa said...

Beautiful cards!!!