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Saturday, 14 March 2009

BasicGrey Challenge # 26

Phew another busy week gone by and a couple more to come yet for me still, stops me from getting into trouble ;o) !!!!

This week on the BasicGrey Challenge Blog the challenge is rounded corners, no angles allowed ! We also have a fabulous prize on offer which has very kindly been given by my fellow talented DT member Kim ! What a star !

This is my creation for this week's challenge



I followed the sketch on Mojo Monday for this card. It's just lovely and simple but looks so good. I shall definately use this sketch again.

The base card is white Bazzill.

The patterned papers are BasicGrey Granola.

I also used some dark grey and navy card for matting and layering from the Papermania card stack.

The image is Daisy from Daisy and Dandelion which I have stamped in Versafine Vintage Sepia. I haven't added any other colouring because I don't think these stamps really need it (unless of course you want to !). I have added some vintage photo distress ink to the edges of the circle.

The silver photo anchor and brads are from my stash and I think are Making Memories.

The ribbon is from my local haberdashery shop and just went perfectly with the colours of the Granola papers used for this card.

The sentiment is by Craftwork Cards.

All the corners were rounded using a Papermania corner rounding punch which I am very impressed with and would highly recommend.

Please hop over to the BasicGrey Challenge Blog to see my fellow DT's creations - yet again they are outstanding and truly inspirational.

I'm looking forward to seeing all your rounded corners this week !

Have a great Saturday and see you back here tomorrow for Colour Create and Kaboodle Doodles.

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, I love the ribbon - brilliant colour and the image is soooo cute!!

    Chick x

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  2. Fabulous card Jo, I love the colours and papers and the image is adorable.
    Have a great weekend! Debbie x

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  3. Ahhh love it! What a gorgeous combination of elements. Cute image and the colors ROCK. What a beautiful piece of ribbon. YUM. Gorgeous job! :)
    ♥Dawn♥

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  4. Jo what a fabulous card!
    Love it to bits!
    hugs
    kim x

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  5. wowww Jo,what abeautiful card,l love the image.

    hugs Riet.x

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  6. Gorgeous card Jo, lovely image and love the colours perfect for anyone! Sorry don't come round enough HuGs Kim ♥ have a wonderful weekend!

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  7. Fabulous again Jo. Gorgeous use of the papers and you're right that sketch is fantastic, Great iuse of the papers and so beautifully done.
    hugs Heather xx

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  8. Stunning card Jo, love your new puppy stamp, he's so cute and you're right, he looks perfect uncoloured. Gorgeouos papers and the design is great, I love the Mojo sketches too since recently finding them, think I'll be using them a lot more. Great rounded corners, you'll notice only one on mine of course as I totally fluffed this challenge. Not been getting the emails again and missed the update on 'no angles' LOL! Hugs, Chris x

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  9. This is such a sweet card,Jo! I love the image and your right it looks fab not coloured! the Ribbon is so perfect...love it!
    Hugs,t

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  10. A fantastic card Jo, I love the papers, the layout and most of all the image! I did miss playing along so much this week but I've already made next Saturday's card!! Yes, really I have!!! xx

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  11. This is so cute - love the colours you have used

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  12. oo oo i bought these papers *smile*, yet to use them though, but this wonderful card has deffinatly inspired me :)


    Martine

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