Thursday, March 7, 2013

Lucky Green & Recent Wins!!

Tonight I whipped up a green card, in honour of the upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebration. However, this card could just as easily be a birthday or thank you card.

I cut the leaf, bird and hearts, which I turned into a clover, from the Cricut cartridge Wall Decor and More, and I layered them over patterned paper from CTMH and Coredinations cardstock. This was the first monochromatic colour scheme card I think I've done and I really like how it turned out! I rounded the corners with my new Corner Chomper, which I'm loving :). Of course I had to pull out my Distress Ink for the edge of the card and around the die cut edges. I added some foam tape to pop up the cuts and couldn't resist adding some Stickles. The sentiment stamp is from CTMH as well.

Oh, and I just had to share my recent wins!! I won the challenge at Scrapbookers Paradise blog (see my post here) and received a fantastic assortment of BoBunny Valentine embellishments! I was also the winner over at the Fantabulous Cricut blog (see my post here) for the Heart Challenge and won a $15 gift certificate from Really Reasonable Ribbon. I ordered some fun ribbons, hemp cord, bakers twine and rickrack. The order was very quick to arrive and everything is beautiful!! Click on their link to check out their blog for some amazing ideas :)

Playing in Paradise - green
Fantabulous Cricut - birds
Simon Says - green
Die Cuttin' Divas - sketch

Thanks for joining me today. Here's wishing you lots of luck in all you do!


  1. Very pretty- the sentiment is perfect. TFS with us at DCD this week.

  2. Love your monochromatic color themed card. Thanks for playing along at FCCB. Kim Ogden

  3. LOVE your card! I have to agree, Corner Chompers are awesome. :) And congratulations on all the wonderful goodies! There's lots of fun ahead of you when you get playing with them. Thank you so much for joining us again at Playing in Paradise. We love seeing your work!

  4. Woohoo! That is quite the loot! :) Congratulations!

    A fantastic monochrome card, beautiful design and sentiment and some very clever clovers. Thanks so much for Playing in Paradise. Hope to see you again soon.

    Hugs, Dawn

  5. This is really nice, I like all the little details you added! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!!

  6. Just the die cuts! Thanks for playing with us at Scrapbooker's Paradise!

  7. WOOT! for loot :) You have got to love winning stuff for having fun, right? I love this fabulous sentiment, Karla - so glad you played with us in Paradise this week! :)

  8. So pretty! You added just the right amount of sparkle! So glad you joined us at FCCB this week:-)


  9. I really like the monochromatic look and the touches of sparkle look great. Thanks for joining us at FCCB!

  10. Nice card, papers look great together. Congrats on your wins, and thanks for playing at DCD this week.

  11. I love your sparkle edges! This is an elegant color too. The sentiment is awesome too! Thanks for playing at FCCB!

    Rebecca, Fantabulous Cricut DT
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  12. What a very pretty card! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  13. So pretty, Karla! I love the color and added sparkle detail with the stickles :) Thanks for joining us at FCCB!