Tuesday, August 30, 2011

CTO - Challenge #28

Well, Tuesday has rolled around again and it's time for another challenge over at Celebrate The Occasion! This week we have a sketch for you to try. I hope you will join me and take a hand at designing a card with our sketch. We'd love to see your creation!




Supplies used: cardstock - black, red; patterned papers - Newsprint & Apron Strings from For The Record by Echo Park Paper Co,; Lacy Circles Nestabilities by Spellbinders; 1 1/2" circle punch by EK Success; stamp - Wishes All Around by Fiskars; ink - Jet Black Archival Ink; Elegance Pillow Stickers by K & Co.; red satin ribbon - Michael's; rhinestones - Kaiser Craft; edge distresser - Heidi Swapp; sewing machine; Pop Dots

16 comments:

Trell said...

Ester, I LOOOOOOOVE this!!! Incredibly gorgeous. Love the paper. Love the stitching. I wanted to stitch on mine but I had machine issues. Great job!

Laurie said...

Really pretty card Esther!
Laurie fellow DT member
scrapsbysissy.blogspot.com

Rhonda Emery said...

love it

Nicole said...

ESTHER!!! Yes, I'm screaming! I love your card. That pop of color... everything! Great job my friend.

Nicole

Sherrie K. said...

This is SO SO beautiful Esther. I really like the paper you used and the ribbon adds such a pretty look! LOVE IT!!
Sherrie K
http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

DIANA L. said...

Greta job! beautiful colors, nice stitching. I like the distressing on the edges, and the ribbon is gorgeous.


DIANA L.
http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

Mom said...

I think the colors and ribbon on this card are perfect together. The stitching adds so much to the texture of it all, too. Great Card !

GiGi said...

This is GORGEOUS! I love the papers and splashed of color!

Dilsaver Designs said...

Wow Esther, this is really gorgeous!! I love your rich colors and the wonderful stitching :)

Charlotte said...

Absolutely Gorgeous! Everything about your card is so pretty.
The colors ane all the detail are amazing. I love it!!!
Charlotte DT

CraftyJAR said...

Esther, your card is just beautiful! I love how the red ribbon just pops and but doesn't diminish the other accents and the stitching is just perfect. Love it!
Judy

cklopping said...

GORGEOUS!!!!!!

Jayne said...

Esther,this is so GORGEOUS. Love everything about it.
Jayne x

Paper Panther and Rayna said...

What a gorgeous card! I love the accent you chose and the beautiful red ribbon!

♥ Rayna
http://purplepeepstechniques.blogspot.com

Kristen said...

Your card is gorgeous. Love the paper.

Amy said...

Esther, such a stunningly beautiful card!! I love every aspect -- the paper, the ribbon, the stitching, the details... Absolutely gorgeous!! :)

Thanks so much for sharing your talent at Celebrate The Occasion!! :)

Your CTO DT Sister,
Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com