Saturday, October 1, 2011

Celebrating World Cardmaking Day with OWH!

It is World Cardmaking Day and I am celebrating by sharing a holiday card to send to our Troops! If you came here by chance, click on the link above to take you to the beginning - lots of goodies along the way! If you aren't familiar with Operation Write Home, I heartily support their cause and I hope that you will too~

Here is my card:
Thanks for stopping by today! I hope you have a wonderful weekend!

Stamps: Printworks
Paper: Whisper White, Purely Pomegranate, Basic Gray, Basic Black
Ink: VersaFine Black
Accessories: Cuttlebug EF, Pomegranate Satin Ribbon, silver bead gems

38 comments:

Karin said...

So pretty and a beautiful sentiment! Love the ribbon :)

Pam said...

Peace is always one of my favorite sentiments for Christmas! You card is very elegant looking.

JenN. said...

Beautiful card. I love the color.

Amanda said...

Beautiful and elegant - I love the sentiment. Thank you for sharing :)

Manda :)
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KarenS said...

Wonderful card! Nice and elegant. Thanks for supporting OWH!

elizabeth said...

Oh I agree - this is such an elegant card.

Lauren, Paper Love said...

This is a very elegant card! Love the color.

Lauren, Paper Love
www.readysetlove.me

adele holcomb said...

Lovely card (using my favorite embossing folder). The brads left and right balance the panels beautifully!

Peggysuez said...

Lovely Judy!

Fabrizio said...

Lovely card and very elegant.

kate said...

Lovely card! I like that the ribbon adds shimmer without being glittery. Thanks for hopping!

Laurie said...

Beautiful card - I love the repeated stamp.

Nonna3 said...

So beautiful! I love the embossing and I love to send anything to do with world peace! Thank you for sharing!

Nichole said...

Pretty card! I love that ribbon. :)

Michelle said...

Really love the colors on your card.

andrea said...

How very pretty. Rich burgundy embossed backdrop and simple elegant repetition in the stamped dove, silver beed gems are all tied up in an elegant ribbon to match. bravo!

Kathryn said...

I love that you used mauve on this card. Such an unusual but elegant color choice!

HomeschoolHomestead said...

I have to agree with all the comments. I love the colors.

Nancy Keller said...

Love that color! I just bought that embossing folder and I haven't used it yet. Thanks for the inspiration! Beautiful work!

Anonymous said...

Diggin the color and ribbon.
Raeanna Smith

Amanda R said...

Lovely card, very elegant and for such a great cause!

Bridget Larsen said...

love that colour ribbon and your clean simple design

Julie said...

Beautiful card, Judy! I especially love the sentiment and the silver touches.

Tameko said...

Beautiful card. Love the design, colors, and sentiment.

Rufus said...

Gorgeous color combo! Thanks for supporting OWH and all our Heroes
R/

Shelly Schmidt said...

I love the lovely image(s) and the color- gorgeous!

MidnightCrafter said...

Wow Judy, that color combo is so rich! Simply stunning card!! Love the layout and will definitely save this one in my inspiration folder!

My Need 2 Craft said...

This is a beautiful card. :)

Nancy M said...

BEAUTIFUL card!! I LOVE the color and the ribbon and how you tied it!! TFS

Cheryl said...

So pretty and elegant! I love the color and the ribbon.

KellyRae said...

Lovely card, the ribbon and images help to create an elegant design.

Linda said...

Lovely card with great colors. Love the images stacked like that! I am going to case that! TFS!!!

Jen said...

Gorgeous colors! Love the ribbon accents!

Patricia H (PH in VA) said...

I love the non-traditional color scheme you chose. (Then again, I have always loved Purely Pomegranate. :)) Thanks for supporting OWH!

Paula S. said...

Very pretty color combo. The tone-on-tone effect of the ribbon and the embossed background is so subtle and sophisticated. Thanks for joining in the hop and supporting Operation Write Home!

Cindy O said...

Luscious colors and shimmer - wonderful card! Thanks for supporting Operation Write Home!

Christi said...

I really like the repetition of the image on the card.

Ann said...

Beautiful card! I love the colors and that yummy ribbon!