Sunday, 19 February 2012

PDCC119 - Thank you card

Anita Hiess ran a Twitter competition on Valentine's day.  I didn't really win the competition and yet Anita, kindly and generously, sent me her book Manhattan Dreaming anyway; autographed with personal dedication at that.  Super awesome.

The least I could do was create a handmade thank you card.  I got my colour inspiration from The Play Date Cafe Challenge 119 - black, white, hot pink; it also fits in perfectly with Scrapbook Boutique's February challenge so I'm entering it there, too.  Here's my card:

Stamps: SU Vintage Vogue, Tiny Tags
Inks: Basic Black, Melon Mambo

As this card would be posted, I kept it fairly flat.  I did layer the big flower though that didn't show very well on the photograph, even enlarged.  I also attached the button using twine, paying homage to the twine theme over at PDCC (hey, I'll take inspiration where I can) :-)

It's a very simple layout; one I seem to do a lot!  I probably need more inspiration. haha.

cheers all.

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  1. Amazing card, loving that background. Thanks for playing along with us at The Play Date CAfe!

  2. Oh, I adore the way you've used this set--especially the floral sprig as your background! This is beautiful! :)

  3. Gorgeous card Malyn. I am fully aware and in awe of your creativity :)

  4. Such an elegant colour scheme and a beautiful card!
    Thanks for taking part in the Scrapbook Boutique challenge!

  5. Beautiful!! Love the splash of pink!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Scrapbook Boutique!

  6. Love the background you created for this card and the pop of pink is just perfect! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrapbook Boutique.

  7. So pretty Malyn, I love this set, the gorgeous colours and the CAS layout!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Scrapbook boutique! :)

  8. This card is really pretty! Lovely cas take on the challenge. Thank you for joining Scrapbook Boutiques challenge this month xx


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