Tuesday, March 13, 2012

CAS Lucky Me

This is my take on a really Clean and Simple card.  These cards are so much more challenging for me than one with lots of layers.  I always feel like I need to add more.  With St. Patty's Day right around the corner, I was going with a different spin on a card for the one I love.  The sentiment says it all for me.  I am so LUCKY to have found the most wonderful man that I call my husband.  Don't get me wrong, neither of us are perfect, but we are perfect for each other.

I wanted to try a chevron pattern and used my zig zag punch to create that pattern.  I used a die cut and couple of  circle punches to make the sentiment.  A little green bling is the finishing touch.

Stamps - Sentiment (Studio G)
Paper - red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple and white card stock, Amber Autumn (DCWV)
Ink -  Bamboo Leaves (Memento)
Misc - Zig Zag punch (ek Success), Label Four dies (Spellbinders), gemstone crystal bling.

I entered my card in the following Challenges:
Lollipop Crafts - White with a splash of color
Card Caravan - Lucky Green
Cupcake Inspirations - Photo Inspiration
Simply Create Too - I'm So Lucky
Our Craft Lounge - Photo Inspiration
CropStop - Rainbow of Colors

Sunshine & Smiles to You!
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Doreen said...

This is gorgeous Pat,love the chevron pattern.xxx

Anonymous said...

You did a great job on this! I love that you added all that color with your chevron pattern. It really sets it off. Thanks for joining our White with a Splash challenge at Lollipop crafts this week.
Tammy DT Lead

Leanne said...

Fantastic CAS card. The white with the splashes of color is fantastic. The sentiment is perfect especially if you're giving it to your dh.
Wonderful job!
Thank you for joining this week's Lollipop Challenge!

Sonia said...

Amazing card, Great Job!
Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts. Good Luck! ;-)

Marjo said...

Super Cute CAS Card, thanks so much for playing with us at Simply Create Too.

I have some yummy blog candy here‘s the link if you are interested

Xoxo Marjo

Cyndi said...

So beautiful...love the rainbow ric rac! Thanks for joining us this week at Lollipop Crafts!

Tina said...

very cute...thanks for sharing at cupcake inspirations

sweetie dt

N@ said...

love your sentiment, and that bling!

Carina said...

NICE! This layout I'll maybe steal! :D

Carina at CropStops Creative Team

Vicki said...

Happy, fun card! Thanks for playing along with our CropStop Color Challenge.

Rosie said...

Love your CAS card...the border is fabulous! Thank you for joining in our CropStop challenge. Hugs, Rosie

DianeMoneyGoolsby said...

Pat: Your card is so wonderful--I love EVERYTHING about it. Thank You for visiting us and entering our new challenge, Challenge #8 "I'm SssOooo Lucky!" Come back tomorrow to see our new challenge--I think you'll like it!

Simply Create Too Design Team Member

Mynnette said...

This is amazing! LOVE the ric rac rainbow you've created--and your sentiment with the little pearl is fabulous! :)

JLJ Designs said...

Cute card! I love the zig zag paper. Thank you for joining us at The Hybrid Chick Card Caravan.

Happy Crafting!
Jen (JLJ Designs)
My Blog

JLJ Designs said...

Great card! I still love the zig zag paper. Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations.

Happy Crafting!
Jen (JLJ Designs)
My Blog

happyglitzygirl said...

Turned out great, love all the colours, thanks for playing with us at the Squirrel and the Fox, blessings Hilde

Kathlene said...

Loving the chevron theme going on here. Very cute St. Pat's day card. Thanks for sharing.

Thanks for visiting!