Monday, June 11, 2012

Pretty Papers

I love beautiful paper. I try to make a pact with myself not to buy any more - ever - because I have enough designer paper to last me another lifetime. Really. But pretty patterns and colors just seem to keep finding their way into my stamp room. The card I am sharing today was made just to highlight some of the pretty papers I have.
This paper is from Pink Paislee and is called Butterfly. I love lace and pearls, and seam binding bows too! I hope you have a wonderful week. I have a busy week ahead - taking a two-day summer workshop out of town and lots going on here at Joy in a JAR every day this week. So have a great day and I hope to see you back here tomorrow!

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Stamps: January 2011 KOTM by Unity Stamps  
Paper: Pink Pirouette, Naturals Ivory, Butterfly DP (Pink Paislee)  
Ink: Hot Fudge (Stamp School)  
Accessories: crinkled seam binding (French Market), flower & pearls (Prima), border punches (Martha Stewart and EK Success), vintage lace trim  
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12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous Judy!! i love all of it especially that crinkled seam binding!!

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  2. Woww this is so lovely, such a beautie !! Thanks for sharing it with us at LIIU and good luck. Hope to see you again next month. Hugs, marion

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  3. This is just gorgeous, Judy! I'm SO just like that when it comes to pretty new papers!! LOL! I love your card! Thanks for joining us at the Color Throwdown this week!

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  4. What a lovely card! I love everything about it....and can identify with having LOTS of paper! I tend to hoard it for a while before I'm willing to part with it on a project!

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  5. Whoa...what a gorgeous card, Judy!!!! I love how you added all the pearl flourishes and the papers are beautiful!!! Thanks for playing along with us at the Color Throwdown!!!!

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  6. Gorgeous card, lovely colours - thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl card challenge to add lace or ribbon. Mary G x

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  7. Ahhh...such a gorgeous, dreamy, creamy peachy creation! Love every little detail on this card!

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  8. Oh my gosh Judy! Stunning card! Love the soft pretty colors and well it's all completely stunning!

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  9. Absolutely stunning. Thanks for sharing with us at LIIU this month, good luck. Hugz Suzanne

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  10. I'm with you Judy and your have certainly achieve your objective - a beautiful card. Thanks for joining in the fun at Lets Ink It Up this challenge!

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  11. Just love this card... don't quite recall how I stumbled on your blog but sure glad I did! I am now your newest follower. I so hear you about the dp collection!! Love this collection as well... I did buy a few of them. Love the bow, the pearls and the oh-so pretty paper.xxx Ann Marie

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  12. Absolutely gorgeous. Love the mebellishments it really makes the card. Thank you for sharing and joining in at LIIU. Hugs, Velma

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